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Unity Care Opens its First Supportive Transitional Housing in Sacramento County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 28, 2020 (Sacramento, CA) – The Unity Care Group, a youth and family development agency providing housing and supportive services to transitional age foster youth, opens a new home for youth and emerging young adults in Sacramento, CA. The home is the organization’s first home to open in Sacramento County serving…

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San Jose teenagers raise funds to help Unity Care’s foster youth impacted by COVID-19 crisis

San Jose teenagers raise funds to help Unity Care’s local foster youth impacted by the COVID-19 crisis Teen siblings from San Jose demonstrate human kindness and leadership by hosting a fundraiser to raise awareness and $5,000 to help Unity Care’s foster youth who have been impacted by the coronavirus shelter-in-place order. Neha, (a 16-year-old junior…

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Unity Care, San Jose, pleas for the public to donate emergency funds to support foster youth throughout Northern California.

Unity Care explains the funds will help young adults impacted by layoffs pay for rent, food and basic necessities during the coronavirus shutdown. Unity Care of San Jose, who, since 1993, has been helping transform the lives of foster youth, is now urging the public to help in order to ensure the continued well-being of…

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Unity Care expands supportive transitional housing for female foster youth in Alameda County.

San Jose-based youth and family development agency Unity Care opened a five-bedroom shared transitional home in a residential San Leandro neighborhood at the end of February. “We’ve opened a new five-bedroom shared transitional home in a residential neighborhood in Alameda County,” explains a Unity Care spokesperson. The supportive transitional housing for female foster youth in…

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Unity Care Appoints Pamela Carter Regional Director—NorCal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2019 (Auburn, CA) – The Unity Care Group, a youth and family development agency providing housing and supportive services to transitional age foster youth, announces Pamela (Pam) Carter as the Regional Director, NorCal.  She will be charged with providing administrative oversight for housing and community-based services in Placer and El…

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Unity Care Develops Strategic Partnership with Seneca Family of Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2019 SAN JOSE, CA– The Unity Care Group, a community-based, non-profit multi-service agency for foster youth, is proud to announce our strategic affiliation with the Seneca Family of Agencies, one of California largest providers of innovative education, mental health, community-based and family-focused treatment services for children and families. Unity Care…

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Sobrato Family Foundation Supports Unity Care Services with Office Space

Media Contact:Chelsea Palacio, Marketing & Communications Specialist408 971 9822 x4020cpalacio@unitycare.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2019 San Jose, Calif. — Unity Care is happy to announce that the agency received a three-year in-kind office space grant renewal valued at $97,524 annually from the Sobrato Family Foundation. The Sobrato Family Foundation grant allows Unity Care to…

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Unity Care’s Annual Santa’s Helper Holiday Initiative Gives Hope to Foster Youth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOVEMBER 20, 2018 San Jose, Calif. – During the holiday season, numerous organizations host toy drives and food drives to give children and their families much needed support to celebrate a time of giving. At Unity Care, we acknowledge that transitional age foster youth (TAY), is a population that is often forgotten….

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Thanksgiving as One Big Family

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOVEMBER 19, 2018 Trying to provide a quality Thanksgiving meal for 13 homes and 3 apartment complexes is a task that does not come easy. Living in these homes are foster youth ages 16­­–24 who may not have a family to celebrate the holidays. On Saturday, November 17, 2018, The Links—San Jose…

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Unity Care Expands Supportive Housing for Transitional Age Foster Youth in San Francisco and San Mateo Counties

San Jose, Calif. (July 9, 2018) – Unity Care, a Northern California nonprofit organization that serves youth in the foster care system, today announced that it has expanded its ability to serve youth aging out of foster care with the acquisition of asupportive housing complex for young women. The complex provides case management and therapeutic…