EDC can help a tenant respond to eviction paperwork (called an “unlawful detainer”) and assist them in the eviction process.

Ways to Contact

If you have received an “Unlawful Detainer” or an eviction notice, call 510.452.4541 immediately. Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 9am-12pm / 2-5pm.


After you call in, the organization will tell you next steps.


Collect and bring all key information if possible: all related paperwork (which may include summons, unlawful detainer, or sheriffs notice), names of key people, court dates and deadlines, and any questions you have.