Website Banners with Filter (19).png

Compass Clara House

 Compass Clara House is an 18–24 month transitional housing program where families live in private apartments and receive intensive wrap-around support. 


  • Housing in 13 individual family apartments within a uniquely supportive community

  • 6 to 18-month action plans designed with each family to help clients achieve their education, career and housing goals

  • Intensive case management and onsite therapy

  • Hands-on employment, education, and life skills support for parents

  • Full-day licensed childcare for children through age five, and an afterschool homework and tutoring program for older children and teenagers

  • Housing search assistance for families graduating from the program

  • Follow-up after-care support provided for one year

How to get connected


In person: 37 Grove Street during operating hours to meet with an Access Point staff member for an eligibility assessment.

By phone: Call us at 415-644-0504 and follow the instructions to be directed to Central City Access Point. Calls will be returned within two business days.

Online: Learn more about Family Coordinated Entry and Family Access Points.


Jane Schisgal, LCSW, Program Director
Barbara Whitaker, MA, Assistant Program Director


111 Page Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

Compass Family Services

Follow Us On Social Media



(415) 644-0504

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Never miss an update from Compass Family Services! Sign up for our newsletter and learn about what we're doing to end family homelessness in San Francisco.

CFS_logo_horiz (2).png