A healthy community is a strong community.  San Mateo County strives to ensure that each resident has access to basic needs. We can help you obtain health care, shelter, food and other resources through our services.

Dive into the links on this page for more information, or visit SMC-Connect to locate resources near you.

To report suspected fraud in public assistance programs, please contact the Human Services Agency’s Special Investigations Unit by phone at (650) 802-7583 or by FAX at (650) 594-2878. Fraud can also be reported to the California Department of Social Services at 1-800-344-8477.