Social Services Agency Guidelines
Our Social Services Agency has published flyers to provide guidance for their clients.
Order to Shelter At Home
Alameda County joined Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Santa Clara counties with the City of Berkeley in extending a previous stay-at-home order through May 3, 2020 in order to preserve critical hospital capacity across the region. The previous three-week order was set to expire on April 7. While the prior order has been effective in reducing the rate of transmission of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it is not enough. There has been a significant increase in the number of positive cases, hospitalization and deaths from COVID-19, which is beginning to strain healthcare resources. website for more details and to read the executive order.
County Meetings & Events
Several County meetings and events have been postponed or cancelled due to health concerns. Meeting/Event Changes
Online Services Available 24/7
Our agencies and departments have been closely monitoring advice from the County's Public Health Department related to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) outbreak. We are committed to providing our essential services to the public, and all County agencies and departments remain open for business. We also recognize the newfound importance of social distancing and individual preferences for avoiding public spaces; therefore, we highly recommend the utilization of our many online and mobile services. Through these services you will be able to pay your property taxes, order vital records, and access many other essential services. We provide the following online and mobile services:
What We've Been Up To
Check out this video that describes what we're working on and celebrates our recent accomplishments.
We are gearing up for Census 2020. We are committed to counting all members of our community. Learn more about what we are doing and why the Census is so important. Learn more...
Arts Leadership Awards
The Alameda County Arts Commission invites County residents to submit nominations for the 2020 Alameda County Arts Leadership Awards. Nominations are due on Friday, May 15, 2020 and must be submitted online at www.acgov.org/arts/awards.
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program
Volunteer registration for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program is now open for the 2019/2020 Tax Season. Sign up online...
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