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

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

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…

Sobrato Family Foundation Supports Unity Care Services with Office Space
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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…

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

KCAT TV: MARICO SAYOC, SHEILA THOMPSON, ALEX POTTS

KCAT TV: MARICO SAYOC, SHEILA THOMPSON, ALEX POTTS

Host Lissa Kreisler chats with Marico Sayoc about Unity Care, 25 years of housing and support for foster youth. Joining Marico are Sheila Thompson and Alex Potts, amazing volunteers for Boys Team Charity who proudly share that their sons chose Unity Care as their philanthropy senior project this year. Watch Community Storytelling: Stories about People…

Foster Youth in the Bay Area Housing Crisis

Foster Youth in the Bay Area Housing Crisis

The Bay Area housing crunch hits our most vulnerable residents hardest. That includes our local foster youth. In this episode, Andre Chapman, CEO and founder of Unity Care, is joined by Gina Dalma, SVCF’s vice president of government relations, to discuss a new SVCF report about the housing challenges currently facing foster youth in the Bay Area.