NAMI Sacramento, Sacramento's Voice on Mental Illness

Food

NAMI Sacramento is beginning a list of food-related resources here. If you are aware of other resources, please contact us.

Sacramento Food Bank
 
Three to five day supply of food and commodities to families and individuals.

Food is distributed from 12 different locations throughout Sacramento County each month. For future dates, times and locations consult Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services’ website www.sacramentofoodbank.org or call the Food Hotline at (916) 313-7606 for information.

www.sacramentofoodbank.org

3333 Third Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817
(916) 456-1980
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Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance:

  • Meals on Wheels
  • Food Stamps
 
Provides a nutritious noon meal for older persons in their homes and communities to prevent their premature institutionalization.

http://dhaweb.saccounty.net/MOW/index.htm

(916) 444-9533 or (916) 874-4701 or toll free 1-877-434-8075
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Food stamps for restaurant meals: Elderly, disabled and homeless people with food stamps can use them to purchase restaurant meals.

http://dhaweb.saccounty.net/

(916) 444-9533 or (916) 874-4701
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Second Harvest in Sacramento: Roseville Community Resources Council
 
Second harvest is a national organization that distributes food and grocery products through a member network. Local access is through Roseville Community Resources Council.

http://www.secondharvest.org/zip_code.jsp?zipcode=&state=CA

133 Church Street
1125 Circuit Ave, Roseville, CA 95678
(916) 783-0481
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Senior Gleanors
 
Gathers food and distributes it to charitable agencies to feed people.

http://www.seniorgleaners.org/

1951 Bell Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95838
(916) 925-3240
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Target Hunger
 



Emergency food providers in the Sacramento area. Search through 38 local food closets.

http://www.targethunger.com/Emergency-Food/foodcl.php

909 12th Street, Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 447-7063 (Community Council)
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