Events

What’s happening at SSA and in our community

Check out community events happening around Alameda County, including festivals, town hall sessions, health and wellness events, job fairs, and more. Events are free and open to the public, unless otherwise specified.
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Emergency Food Distribution (Pleasanton Fairgrounds)

Tuesday and Thursday through June 2021 - 9am - 3pm

Pleasanton Fairgrounds

4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566

Emergency Food Distribution (Pleasanton Fairgrounds)

Emergency food distribution takes place weekly Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Pre-packaged emergency food bags, boxes and/or produce are distributed on a first come, first served basis. No walk-ups are permitted. Masks must be worn by customers. Days and hours of operation are contingent upon weather.

Enter Gate 8 off of Valley Avenue and proceed down Road 8. Customers will be required to enter a one-direction car line. Follow the signs and proceed to the large parking lot near Building A. Each car will be directed to drive up, one at a time, to the covered pick-up location next to Building A to receive food bags/boxes. 

Recurring event

Emergency Food Distribution (Zhone Way - Arena Center)

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday through June 2021 - 9am - 3:30pm

Zhone Way (Arena Center) Distribution Site

7105 Oakport Street, Oakland, CA 94621

Emergency Food Distribution (Zhone Way - Arena Center)

Emergency food distribution takes place weekly Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Pre-packaged emergency food bags, boxes and/or produce are distributed on a first come, first served basis. No walk-ups are permitted. Masks must be worn by customers. Days and hours of operation are contingent upon weather.

The car line forms on Oakport St. and proceeds in the southern direction. Customers are directed to drive up one at a time to a covered pick-up location next to the building. Please note this site will be closed January 1, 2021.

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No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

Weekly on Monday - 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SSA Eden and Enterprise offices

No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

The Alameda County Social Services Agency’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is providing no-cost IRS-certified tax preparation assistance to low- and moderate-income taxpayers from February 1, 2021 through April 14, 2021. Appointments are required: https://public.alamedasocialservices.org/eitcscheduler

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No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

Weekly on Wednesday (between February 3 - April 14, 2021) - 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SSA Eden, Enterprise and Thomas L. Berkley offices

No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

The Alameda County Social Services Agency’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is providing no-cost IRS-certified tax preparation assistance to low- and moderate-income taxpayers from February 1, 2021 through April 14, 2021. Appointments are required: https://public.alamedasocialservices.org/eitcscheduler

Recurring event

No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

Weekly on Saturday (February 6 to April 10, 2021) - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

SSA Eden, Enterprise and Thomas L. Berkley offices

No-Cost Tax Preparation Services for Low-Income Families and Individuals

The Alameda County Social Services Agency’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is providing no-cost IRS-certified tax preparation assistance to low- and moderate-income taxpayers from February 1, 2021 through April 14, 2021. Appointments are required: https://public.alamedasocialservices.org/eitcscheduler

Recurring event

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting

Second Wednesday of each month - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Online

Commission on the Status of Women Meeting

To access the agenda (normally available at least 72 hours in advance) for this meeting as well as previous minutes please visit our Commission on the Status of Women page.

To participate in meetings of the Commission on the Status of Women:

https://zoom.us/j/93116251643

Or iPhone one-tap : 

US: +16699006833,,93116251643# or +14086380968,,93116251643#

Or Telephone:

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 669 900 6833 or +1 408 638 0968 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 646 876 9923 or +1 301 715 8592 or 888 475 4499 (Toll Free) or 877 853 5257 (Toll Free)

Webinar ID: 931 1625 1643

International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/aPPSJQOZH

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Human Relations Commission Meeting

Fourth Wednesday of the Month - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Online

Human Relations Commission Meeting

To access the agenda (normally available at least 72 hours in advance) for this meeting as well as previous minutes please visit our Human Relations Commission page.

To participate in meetings of the Human Relations Commission:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://zoom.us/j/95992525126

Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +14086380968,,95992525126# or +16699006833,,95992525126#

Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 408 638 0968 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 646 876 9923 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or 877 853 5257 (Toll Free) or 888 475 4499 (Toll Free)

Webinar ID: 959 9252 5126

International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/atQIc6c1Y

March 18, 2021 - 6:30p

Excellence in Human Relations Awards Celebration

Virtual event - link will be posted

Excellence in Human Relations Awards Celebration

Save the new date! The Human Relations Commission is delighted to invite you to its 5th Annual Excellence in Human Relations Awards Celebration. For the first time, the event will be hosted online March 18, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. Co-hosted by ACSSA, East Bay Economic Development Alliance, and Alameda County Board of Supervisors. Celebrate the people in your County who are making a difference! Check back for more information and the link to the event.