Berkeley Drop-In Center

3234 Adeline Street, Berkeley, CA 94703

(510) 653-3808 -

The Berkeley Drop-In Center remains, and we do not plan to close. We are here for you, drop by Monday-Friday 9am-3pm.

The Berkeley Drop-In Center  is recovering unhoused and behavioral health partners inspiring each other to be all we can and want to be, connecting us to our unique selves,  to each other, and to the wider community by building a strong, peer-run program that engages us in mind, body, and spirit. 

We do this by providing support, services and activities that encourage, personal, educational and social growth in the hope of making lasting positive changes in ourselves and in the communities in which we live. 


WHAT WE OFFER: The Center has three basic service components:  


1. Drop-In Services: (Monday-Friday 9 am-3 pm)

Free Mail Service

Free Lockers

Refreshments (coffee, snacks, & hot food)

Phone Service

 Computer Access

Urgent Needs (clothing, shoes, hygiene kits)

2. Community Resource Access and Referrals  

Payee Services

Housing: assistance with the application, connection to resources, housing retention

Employee Assistance

ID Application Assistance

Assistance in researching other resources as needed

3. Classes/Workshops (check monthly calendar for current offerings)
Mental Health Recovery Basics
Harm Reduction 
Health and Wellness
Goal Setting 
Creative expressions (art, writing, drama)
Computer Lessons 
Employment Workshops

Call to Action