Neighborhood

Located in Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood, Providence House is just two blocks away from major bus lines and seven blocks away from a BART station. You’ll have easy access to grocery stores including a Grocery Outlet half a mile away and a specialty ethnic grocery store down the block.

When it comes to your health and wellness, the Alta Bates Summit Hospital and Medical center is one mile away, a neighborhood pharmacy is two blocks away and there are a few national pharmacy stores within one mile. 

Located in the heart of Oakland’s art scene, we are close to many attractions and entertainment options. The Oakland Art Murmur and Oakland’s First Fridays are both half a block away and we are just blocks from the Fox Theater and the Paramount Theater. In addition, Jack London Square, Lake Merritt and the Oakland Museum of California are all within two miles.

There are several places of worship within walking distance or a short bus ride of our apartments. Both the Downtown Oakland Senior Center and a Social Security Office are half a mile away, there is a U.S. Post Office one mile away and the Oakland Main Library is a little over a mile away.