Family Emergency Shelter Coalition, FESCO

Founded in 1986, Family Emergency Shelter Coalition, (FESCO) by a coalition of area churches and community members in Mid-Alameda County serves low/extremely low-income homeless families with food, emergency, transitional, and permanent housing and supportive services in furtherance  of its mission to move these families towards self-sufficiency and permanent housing.

FESCO serves single mothers with children, single fathers, two-parent families with children, and teenage males as part of a family group.    Banyan House (transitional housing) , Third Street Apts. (4 unit housing project), Les Marquis (21-bed emergency shelter) and Greg Smith Center (a counseling center) are located in Hayward.

Shelter Information: (510) 581-3223

FESCO Family Shelter: (510) 886-5473

21455 Birch Street, Box 5, Hayward, CA   94541