Other Help

Food Resources:

Interfaith Food Ministry of Nevada County
440 Henderson Street, Grass Valley 95945
530-273-8132
Hours: Mon, Wed & Fri — 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Grocery Outlet Drive

Food Bank of Nevada County
310 Railroad Avenue #200   Grass Valley CA 95945
530-272-3796
Office hours: Mon — Thu 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Emergency Food Distribution:
Hours: Tue and Thu — 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
USDA Commodities Distribution:
Grass Valley – The Salvation Army
10725 Alta Street
4th Tuesday of month — Hours: 10 am – 12 pm
North San Juan – Activity Center
29190 State Hwy 49
2nd Thursday of month — Hours: 10 am – 12 pm
Penn Valley – Community Church
11739 Spenceville Road
2nd Tuesday of month — Hours: 10 am – 12 pm
Washington
31625 Relief Hill Road
3rd Thursday of month — Hours: 10 am – 12 pm

Elks Lodge Project HOPE
109 South School Street
Grass Valley, California 95949
530-273-9228
Food distribution on the third Saturday
of the month from 2 pm — 3 pm

United Methodist Church of Nevada City
433 Broad Street
Nevada City CA 95959
530-265-2797
Offers non-perishable food
Hours: Tuesday & Thursday — 12 noon – 2 pm

Meals in the downtown Grass Valley area

Grass Valley United Methodist Church
236 South Church Street Grass Valley CA 95945
530-272-1946
Lunch at the Crossroads
3rd Friday of the month — Hours: 11:45 a – 1:00p
Last Friday Supper
Last Friday of the month — Hours: 5:30p – 6:30p

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church
235 Chapel Street
Grass Valley CA 95945
530-273-2347
Dinner
2nd & 4th Mondays of the month — 5p to 6p

Food Drives Curves
Social Services

Social Security Administration
11855 Edgewood Road,Auburn,CA 95603
1-886-931-6087
Hours: Mon thru Fri — 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Emergency Assistance Coalition (EAC)
530-272-6659
EAC offers emergency food, shelter & gasoline.

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
471 Sutton Way, Suite 204
Grass Valley CA 95945 - 530-265-1454
Offers nutrition information and assistance to pregnant, breast feeding or new mothers as well as children less than 5 years of age.
Also, financial assistance for low to medium income families. Hours: Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm

Nevada County Community Resource Directory (available 24 hours a day)
Dial 211 and have a pencil and paper ready.

Salvation Army
10725 Alta Street, Grass Valley CA 95945
530-274-3500
Hours: Tue, Wed & Thu 9:00 am–1:00 pm
Offers clothing and Thrift Store items. May provide emergency financial assistance.
Also, administers the Booth Family Center which provides shelter and support services for homeless families

Hospitality House
230 South Church Street, Grass Valley CA 95945     530-271-7144
Offers emergency overnight shelter, medical care, showers, laundry, clothing and job counseling.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company
California Alternate Rates for Energy
127 East Main Street
Grass Valley CA 95945
Hours: Monday — Friday – 8 am – 5 pm
Offers discounted electricity if low income qualified.

Women of Worth
Office:143F Spring Hill Drive,Grass Valley
PO Box 213, Cedar Ridge CA 95924
530-272-6851 or info@ihaveworth.org
Assists families in crisis and domestic violence victims to increase self-reliance and improve quality of life by helping them rebuild their lives with dignity, hope and safety.

Domestic Violence + Domestic Assault Coalition (DVSAC)
960 Mc Courtney Road, Grass Valley
Office hours: Mon – Fri — 9 am – 5 pm
530-272-2046
24 hour Crisis Line: 530-272-3467
Offers crisis counseling, assistance and support to victims of sexual assault 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Nevada County Department of Social Services (DSS) – Public Assistance
950 Maidu Avenue,Nevada City CA 95959
530-265-1340
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
DSS offers several forms of public assistance including medical coverage, food stamps, cash assistance, housing, and resource referral.

KARE Crisis Nursery
PO Box 2080, Grass Valley CA 95945
530-265-0693
24 hour Crisis Line: 530-265-6520
KARE offers 24 emergency respite care for children from birth to six years of age while their parents receive help in order to resolve
a stressful situation.