Access Pilot (UAP) Information and Resources to Help Families during the COVID-19
of Cultural Competency Universal Access Program (UAP) is a collaborative model
with FIRST 5, County of Santa Clara agencies, Santa Clara County Office of
Education, Alum Rock Unified School District, Franklin McKinley School
District, and other nonprofit partners. Universal Access partners are committed to cross-system coordination and
integration in service to family navigation that is culturally-responsive and
applies a whole child, whole family approach where all doors lead to support.
To respond to the needs of
the community as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the UAP team pulled
together a set of resources to help navigate families, particularly COVID19-related resources. This information is fluid and it is updated
You can access the most
current resource information via this portal.
The portal includes our guide, A Comprehensive UAP COVID-19 Information and Resources Guide. This
resource guide is regularly updated and contains links to the Public Health
Department, as well as a multitude of resources and information from food
distribution, VTA, homelessness, immigration, unemployment, legal rights, childcare
for essential workers, hotlines, and more.
In addition, we include folders
that provide more in-depth information on:
in various languages
Please stay healthy, safe, and informed during these unprecedented times!
From the County of Santa Clara Public Health Department's Facebook page:
A message from Associate Pastor Reginald Swilley of Maranatha Christian Center in San Jose, urging us to be extremely cautious and to #stayathome and #shelterinplace:
"Let's protect our families. Let's protect our loved ones. Let's protect our neighbors. Let's protect this County. It's the right thing to do!
We don't want anyone else to suffer from this virus anymore than those who have already contracted it."
For the full message and video, please click here.