NFO Resources

Here is a list of services and resources available to North Fair Oaks community members.

Health and Safety Resources:
For vaccination, testing or any issues related to COVID-19, visit the San Mateo County’s website or call 2-1-1, which is a multilingual telephone line for non-medical questions and referrals.

  • Visit the website called MyTurn ( to get your vaccine at your nearest location.
  • San Mateo County COVID-19 website with information in many languages: 
  • People can dial 2-1-1 to call the multilingual line that San Mateo County has for non-medical questions and referrals.
  • COVID-19 testing program for people who live in San Mateo County and do not have health insurance:

Other Community Services:

Fair Oaks Community Center: The Fair Oaks Community Center is providing food pantry services, diapers for parents with children, a rental assistance program, and other essential services, including advice and help with immigration issues and referrals. During the pandemic, please call first as their offices remain closed with the workers working inside. Call them with your needs and they will direct you on how to get the services you need. Their telephone number is: (650) 780-7500   Their address is: 2600 Middlefield Road, Redwood City, CA 94063

Great Plates: The Great Plates Delivered program was conceived at the state level, anticipates partial reimbursement from federal sources, and is first in the nation to create a vital solution that connects residents-in-need with struggling restaurants and local food providers. Eligible residents include those who are COVID-19 positive or have been exposed to COVID-19, and individuals with an underlying condition. In addition, they must live alone or with one other eligible adult, may not currently be receiving assistance from other state or federal nutrition assistance programs, and earn less than 600% of the federal poverty limit. Great Plates Delivered SMC is open for enrollment now. Residents are encouraged to call (800) 675-8437, and speak to multi-lingual county staff to apply for meal delivery services. 

Legal and Financial Aid for Immigrants:  

Please share the information below with any undocumented immigrants living in San Mateo County who have been affected by COVID-19.
Favor de compartir esta información con todo indocumentado que viva en North Fair Oaks/Redwood City, o dentro del Condado de San Mateo.
El Fondo de Ayuda a Inmigrantes del Condado de San Mateo está dando apoyo económico a las familias inmigrantes que quedaron fuera del programa de ayuda del gobierno federal. Las familias inmigrantes pueden ser elegibles para recibir ayuda de hasta $1,000USD para aliviar su situación de crisis en estos momentos. La solicitud es en línea y necesita tener una cuenta de correo electrónico. Aquí está la información de requisitos y la solicitud en español, solo haga clic en el botón rojo que dice “Pre-Aplicar Ahora,” conteste las preguntas, y haga clic en el botón que dice “Aceptar y Enviar Solicitud Previa”:

The Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County provides counseling and legal services related to housing, evictions and immigration issues on their bilingual website. 
La organizacion Legal Aid of San Mateo County ofrece ayuda legal o consejos relacionados con su vivienda, el pago de su renta o desalojo, visiten esta página que tiene recursos en varios idiomas. La ayuda legal es completamente profesional y gratuita. Visite su página en:
Visit the North Fair Oaks Library, the services are free. / Visite la Biblioteca de North Fair Oaks, los servicios son gratis:
Visit the Redwood City Library, the services are free. / Visite la Biblioteca de Redwood City, los servicios son gratis:
Si necesita aprender ingles como segundo idioma, visit the Sequoia Adult School website:
Rúguǒ nín xūyào jiāng yīngyǔ zuòwéi dì èr yǔyán xuéxí, qǐng fǎngwèn Sequoia Adult School wǎngzhàn
Continue your education at Canada College, financial help and guidance is available: