The Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing (HSH) provides services through partnerships with local nonprofit organizations. HSH offers homeless and at-risk adults, families, and youth a variety of prevention, shelter and supportive housing options.

Outreach and Homelessness Prevention

Emergency Shelter

Transitional Housing Programs 


Services for Veterans Experiencing Homelessness

Other Services



Need help today? Click here for a list of shelters and services.

If you are concerned about a homeless person in San Francisco, call 3-1-1 to make a report.
The 3-1-1 staff will talk with you to determine if the call is referred to SF HOT or other emergency response services.  

If you are unsure which City department to contact with a homelessness related concern please refer to these guidelines to make the most appropriate call.