Casa de Clara San Jose Catholic Worker - San Jose, CA

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318 N. 6th St.
San Jose, CA 95112
: (408) 297-8330

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Description: We are a small faith-based shelter serving primarily single women. We can also accept up to three women who have one child only. Girls must be 12 & under, boys must be 4 & under. We do not accept any two adult families (mother/daughter, sisters, etc.) Women must not have physical or mental challenges that would make it difficult for them to do household chores or climb stairs. The shelter is very homelike, peaceful, and comfortable. Guests are required to spend 40 hrs per week working, looking for work, completing training or participating in therapy/treatment. We are a drug, alcohol, and smoke-free environment. Length of stay is determined in bi-weekly meetings in which effort and success are evaluated. Shelter provides shared rooms, free laundry, and 3 meals daily.

Volunteers Requests by Casa de Clara San Jose Catholic Worker: We accept volunteers who are mature and committed to long-term service. Volunteers may be used in work with the guests or with repair and garden projects. Arrangements must be made in advance and generally take place on Weekend days.

Donation Requests by Casa de Clara San Jose Catholic Worker: Upgraded computers for operations and guests.Financial donations to assist with utilities,insurance and maintenance.Other items at specific times: please call us.

Shelter Information Last Update Date: 2020-02-01

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