Safe Parking

Safe Parking

Alameda County

The Alameda County Safe Parking program in San Leandro, at the Fairmont Campus, offers local community members who are experiencing homelessness with a safe place to park at night and a place to park during the day that isn’t in local neighborhoods, opportunities to engage with resources and services, and a stable community where they can begin to reconnect with their informal support network. To participate in the 24 hour safe parking program participants must register by calling 973-315-6000 or visiting

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City of Fremont

The City of Fremont partners with Christ the King, Grace Church, Niles Discovery Church, South Bay Community Church, and Redeemer Church of Silicon Valley to provide a safe parking program that currently has capacity for 15 passenger vehicles.

City of Oakland

The Interfaith Council of Alameda County’s Safe Car Park Program is designed to provide safe overnight parking for individuals and families who are living out of their cars. Minor auto repair, ticket, and DMV registration support is provided, along with access to the Dignity on Wheels Shower and Laundry Truck.

Union City

The CAREavan program, organized by the City of Union City, Union City Family Center, and local community and faith based organizations, provides a safe place to park and sleep overnight for families and/or individuals who have been displaced, are temporarily homeless, and are living in their vehicles.