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Glide Memorial Church
Address 330 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone (415) 674-6032
Hours MTWTh: 8:30am-4:30pm, F: 8:30am-1:00pm
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Glide Memorial Church

330 Ellis St., San Francisco, CA 94102

Telephone: (415)674-6000


URL: Glide's web page

Glide Walk-in Center and Integrated Case Management

Telephone: (415) 674-6032

Fax: (415) 921-6951


The Glide Walk-in Center is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30am - 1pm and 2:00pm - 4:30pm, and Friday from 8:30am - 1:00pm. The Walk-In Center provides drop-in crisis services and interventions such as emergency shelter reservations, hygiene kit distribution, vouchers for clothing and household items at St. Vincent de Paul, housing advocacy and referral services. The Walk-in Center also is a Season of Sharing and HPRP processing site, helping individuals and families with back rent, security deposits, and other housing financial burdens.

The Walk-In Center hosts an Emergency Shelter Bed Reservation Station (CHANGES) on-site. Reservations can be made Monday to Friday, 7:00 AM to 11:00AM in the mornings, and 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the evenings. There are no shelter reservation services on the weekends.

Please note that the Legal Aid Clinic and on-site Social Security Administration Clinic are on hiatus. When those services become available to the community, we will update our program information on this wiki to reflect the specific days and hours.

Glide Women's Center

Telephone: (415) 674-6023


The Glide Women's Center provides support groups and harm reduction services for women.

Acupuncture for Trauma groups are held Monday. A hot nutritious meal served from 10:30 am - 11:00am in Glide's dining hall is available to women who participate in the morning support groups .

Women on the Move drop-in support groups are held Wednesday - Fridays, 9:00am - 10:30am. Topics include domestic violence and healthy relationships, substance use and harm reduction, stress and meditation and any "hot topics" that the group may identify with. The Tuesday Women on the Move groups are on hiatus until further notice.

Wednesday Afternoon Activities groups involve therapeutic socializing - games, arts and crafts, and other group activities. They are offered on a drop-in basis on Wednesdays, beginning at 1:45 pm.

Negro Spirituals is a healing group that involves story-telling and singing, both evolving from the African American traditions of spirituality and community. Black history, cultural experiences and other afro-centric values systems are explored and discussed in this group. Groups are offered in 6-week cycles, but anyone can drop-in on Wednesday from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. Please contact the Women's Center to see if a cycle is currently being offered.

Moving Beyond Survival, a 6-week, closed support group helps women take a closer look at personal histories to get to the root of risky behavioral patterns. This group meets 3 days a week for 1.5 hours over the course of 6 weeks. Includes a Phase 1, 2 and 3 approach. Sign-up is neccessary. To contact the Glide Women's Center, you may call 415-674-6023.

The Women's Center also offers one-on-one counseling, case management and referral services. To contact the Glide Women's Center, you may call 415-674-6023.

Speak Outs

Telephone: (415) 674-6000

Speak Outs are held every Wednesday evening from 5:00pm to 6:00pm in Freedom Hall at Glide. Everyone is welcomed to Speak Out on any issue that is important to them, to share their truths, and tell their stories. Some even share poems and songs. We strive to create a supportive community for each other's recovery and growth. Refreshments are served and a dinner is served after the Speak Out. Door prizes too! Please come join us!

Daily Free Meals Program

Telephone: (415) 674-6043

Fax: (415) 775-1989


Serves three free, nutritious meals a day, 364 days a year (New Years Day Closed) to anyone who is willing to stand in line, please join the meals line located in front of the building during meal service hours. Lobby seating is made available for seniors 30 minutes prior to meal time. Families with children do not have to wait in line. Those needing reasonable accomodations should contact the Community Building Manager at the front lobby desk.

Glide is also a Senior Congregate Meal site for seniors 60+ and their spouses or caretakers. A special breakfast time is reserved for seniors from 7:30am - 8:00am. To enroll in this program, seniors may register in room 107 with Dan Finnegan.


Please note that meal periods will end when all of the tickets have been distributed.

Breakfast meal begins at 8:00 am, Sunday - Friday.

Lunch meal begins at 12:00 pm, Sunday - Friday

Dinner meal begins at 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday. Bagged dinners are given away at lunch time on weekends.

Janice Mirikitani Family, Youth and Childcare Center

FYCC is located at 434 Ellis St., separate from Glide's main facility. 415-674-6200 (FYCC front desk)

The Glide/Janice Mirikitani Family Youth and Childcare Center provides childcare and youth program resources to residents of San Francisco and their families.

The youth programs offer M-F after-school recreation, arts enrichment, and homework help for school-age youth. Programs require a brief intake and are drop-in thereafter. All K-12 school-age programs are free of charge.

Glide's provides infant care and preschool programs as well. These are available on a sliding scale basis, with families paying as little as $17 / month per child. There is often a waiting list for admission to the infant and preschool centers.

All FYCC programs offer case management and support services to the families of enrolled children through their Family Advocacy Program.

Glide Health Services

6th floor

415-674-6140 (main)

415-673-1037 (FAX)

415-674-6170 (Mental Health)

Primary Care Urgent Care Drop-In Hours

Mondays & Wednesdays

8:30am and 12:30pm

Tuesdays 8:30am

Thursdays 12:30pm

'Mental Health Services Drop-In Hours '

Mondays and Wednesdays at 8:30am

Substance Abuse Program Drop-In Hours

Tuesday 9:00am-10:30am

Thursday 1:30pm -3:45pm

(first come first serve basis)

TB Skin Test Placement *skin test reaction must be read between 48 and 72 hours after administration. A patient who does not return within 72 hours will need to be rescheduled for another skin test. Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9:30am-11:00am and 1:30pm-3:00 '

TB Reviews & Referrals:

Tuesday - Friday



  • closed daily for lunch from '11:30am – 12:30pm' and on the first and last Wednesday of the month from '11:30 – 1:30p

'New Clients Primary Care: All new primary care clients may come in for registration any day during business hours. After registering they may make a primary care appointment. Urgent care for new clients is available at drop in times.

Mental Health: All new mental health clients must come during mental health drop in hours to register and complete the intake process.

Glide Health Services is a nurse practitioner-run primary care clinic with a mission to serve homeless and low income adults that live in the Tenderloin. Their services are sliding scale: the policy is to not turn anyone away for lack of ability to pay, and the clinic does not bill patients. Medicare and MediCal accepted. In addition, they offer mental health counseling (crisis intervention, brief treatment for individuals and couples) and complementary care: acupuncture, chiropractic, and massage. Prescription medication coverage and diagnostic services available through a collaboration with St. Francis Memorial Hospital.

GHS also provides case management services to patients accessing health services through GHS.

Health records request to same address.


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