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  • Casa Arabella Waiting List Opening June 10, 2019

    WAITING LIST OPENING CASA ARABELLA 3611 E. 12th Street Oakland, CA 94601 Announcing the lease up opening of the Casa Arabella Waitlist for 1BD, 2BD & 3BD apartments Pre-applications available: Monday, June 10th 9:00AM PST – Monday, June 17th 9:00AM PST, 2019 ACCESS ONLINE PRE-APP AT: www.ebaldc.org on Mon. 6/10/19 at 9:00AM PST DEADLINE TO APPLY: Monday, 6/17/19 at 9:00AM …
  • June 27 National HIV Testing Day

    June 27 is National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), a day to encourage people to get tested for HIV, know their status, and get linked to care and treatment if they have HIV. This year’s theme, Doing It My Way, Testing for HIV, reminds us that each person has their own reasons why they test for HIV and their own unique ways of Doing It.    
  • 2-1-1 Launches Texting for Tax Referrals

    Eden I&R has launched a two-way texting pilot for tax preparation assistance information in Alameda County. Although 2-1-1 staff have been texting referral information to callers over the last several years, this recent enhancement now allows for staff to conduct live texting conversations with those wishing to converse via texting. Initially two-way texting is specific to the topic of tax …
  • Eden I&R Selected to Participate in the San Francisco Bay Area Service Net Pilot

    We are excited to be part of Benetech’s Service Net pilot in the Bay Area! Collaboration is at the heart of this initiative. Accessing Benetech’s Service Net data collaboration platform will enable us to share with each other the resource directory data that we have been developing and honing throughout the years, sharing the load of data maintenance and updates …
  • Phone System Upgrade

    Eden I&R/2-1-1 Alameda County is upgrading to a new cloud-based phone system that will complement our cloud-based database. The move from our current phone system to the new system will take place on Tuesday, August 14 between 8 am and 9 am . Every effort has been made to avoid extensive downtime or unplanned outages, but we wanted to share …
  • 2-1-1 Day February 11 2018

    Did you know that nearly 94% of the U.S. population has access to 2-1-1 services? 2-1-1 Day highlights the important benefits and the aggregate impact of 2-1-1. 2-1-1 Alameda County is the easy way to access information about financial, emotional, social and basic needs support at any time. Struggling to make ends meet? Confused about government benefits? Caring for an …