Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco

Housing Rights Committee has fought for tenant rights since 1979.
  • Free counseling* for San Francisco tenants in all types of housing: rent-controlled units, SROs, public housing and Section 8, serving over 5,000 tenants a year.
  • Organize entire buildings to fight against displacement and evictions
  • Successfully change and support housing-related laws for a more fair San Francisco
  • Help create building and community-wide tenants groups
  • Coordinate, plan and mobilize protests, actions and housing justice demonstrations
  • Advocate for tenants in Section 8 and public housing
  • Sponsor workshops, community meetings and other events
  • Work with the Anti-Displacement Coalition, a network of tenant organizations and allies to organize against the soaring evictions and rent increases in our city


*Offer both call-in and drop-in counseling.


There are two office locations:


1) 1663 Mission St., #504, San Francisco, CA 

Tel: (415) 703-8644

Counseling hours:
9am-12pm – Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri.

2) 4301 Geary Blvd at 7th Ave, San Francisco, CA

(415) 947-9085

Counseling hours:
1-5pm – Mon-Fri.

updated 07/19_FC


Any renter in San Francisco
(415) 703-8644

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