The GRIP Resource Center is now the West County Care Center Moving Forward in 2018…..
In December 2017, we were awarded the West County Care Center Grant
The CARE Center @ GRIP will be the main entry point in Richmond for
people experiencing homelessness in West County. Clients can access an
array of services, assessments, and referrals to resources. The CARE
Center will enhance the services already provided around basic needs
(shower, facilities, food and laundry) and referrals.
The CARE Center will expand to include the following services:
Case management services
Benefits enrollment
Health Care and Mental Health Services
Substance use disorder treatment through Drug Medi-Cal Certification
Housing search assistance with on-site Housing Navigators
Screening and referrals for utility assistance
The CARE Center will operate from 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday

Intake hours are:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday for Walk –in
8am – 5pm
Participants must be present at 9am and the first three qualifying clients signed in will be processed.

Thursday – Friday
By appointment for established clients who have completed the intake process.

The following services are available to clients who have completed the intake process:
Laundry – 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Mail – 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Showers – 7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.