Information and Help RESOURCES in Bakersfield and surrounding areas. We are here to help you with your needs by giving you info about businesses and organizations that are available all around you!
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211 Kern County
2-1-1 Kern County, a program of Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK). CAPK.org
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Free Preschool and Child Development with Head Start. CAPK.org
Veterans Assistance Foundation
provides transitional housing for evicted and homeless veterans, employment resources, a food pantry, medical care, and free computer classes. cavaf.org
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps keep families safe and healthy through initiatives that assist families with energy costs. CAPK.org
Kern County Waste Management
Clean-up events are coordinated with volunteers from community organizations. KernCountyWaste.com
The Hope Center is a faith-based, non-profit, charitable organization (501c3). We desire to assist low-income individuals and families who live in this community to help them move toward wholeness – physically, emotionally and spiritually. Hopecenters.net
Golden Empire Gleaners
Our mission is to help alleviate hunger and provide food for needy persons of all ages in Kern County. We accomplish this by collecting and distributing food and agricultural products that might otherwise go to waste. GoldenEmpireGleaners.com
Be a part of keeping your community free of shopping carts by contacting this free service online for cart removal. click link below for free form. CartReveal.net
Food essentials for pregnant women, infant and child. Capk.org
Single Mom Assistance
Single Mom and Dad assistance links.
Because nobody should go hungry! Capk.org
Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance
Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, (GBLA) - Covers the Bakersfield, California area. They offer free legal services in civil matters to qualified people in Kern County and Bakersfield. 661-325-5943. GBLA.org
Toys for Tots
Helping kids in Kern County with Christmas presents that would otherwise not have a Christmas in their home. Call 661-345-8359. toysfortots.org
No cost or low cost phone service. FreedomPhone.com
Housing Authority of Kern County
offers numerous services section 8 housing choice vouchers for paying a portion of rent, information on home loan programs, the FSS Family Self-Sufficiency Program, and HUD counseling. kernha.org
income-eligible residents with utility bill payments, free weatherization, and energy education, at no cost to the participants.
weatherization services consist of cost-effective energy efficiency measures for existing residential and multifamily housing with low-income. csd.ca.gov
Flood Bakersfield Ministries
partnership formed by local churches that provides thousands of people every year with food, groceries, hot meals, and other forms of nutrition. Other services include furniture and transportation. floodbako.com
Kern County United Way
agency funds programs that distribute food, funds for paying rent, shelter, clothing, counselors that offer foreclosure and mortgage help, protection, and other emergency services and financial support. uwkern.org