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Building Opportunities for Self-Sufficiency (BOSS)

Address   1918 University Avenue #2A
          Berkeley, CA  94704
Voice     (510) 649-1930
Fax       (510) 649-0627
Web       http://www.self-sufficiency.org

BOSS provides comprehensive services that help homeless families and individuals move from homelessness to homes ~ with improved skills and knowledge of resources so they can stay healthy and housed.

First established in 1971 in response to the closure of mental health hospitals which put many mentally ill men and women onto the streets, today BOSS serves over 1,500 homeless families and individuals with multiple barriers to self-sufficiency. We do our work through a network of housing and service programs in Berkeley, Oakland, and Hayward.

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children       community-building       disabilities       drugs       employment       family       homelessness       housing       leadership development       mental health       poverty       self-reliance       self-sufficiency       services       shelters       youth

This entry's contact information was last verified in August of 2014.

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