Beyond Emancipation

Programs & Services

B:E offers a range of services to support current and former foster youth in their transition to living as independent adults, including:

B:E is staffed by a dedicated group of professionals with a wide range of experience in social work, mental health, social services, and the foster and emancipated youth population.

Our work is youth centered and strength based. We use a comprehensive coaching case-management model for serving emancipated youth and connecting them to a wide array of intensive support services, both in-house and through other providers in the Bay Area.

If you would like to make a referral to B:E or need more information, please call (510) 667-7696 and ask to speak to the Worker of the Day.


B:E generally serves current and former foster and probation youth ages 14-26 with a connection to Alameda County. If you believe you meet eligibility and would like to request services, please submit the B:E intake application. Once approved for eligibility, please also submit the required consent forms: B:E Consent Forms Packet

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B:E is located near the Coliseum in East Oakland and is easily accessible by car or public transportation. Click here for directions and public transit information.