San Joaquin County Resources

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Type of Service Agency Name Services Contact Info
housingHousing Haven of Peace – French Camp Shelter for women (age 18+) with children (girls of all ages, boys up to age 8) and single women. 209-982-0396
Hope Family Shelter – Manteca Single dad w/child; single mom w/boys 12 & above; married couple w/children (marriage certificate req’d). Call Friday to see if there is availability. First come, first served. 209-824-0658
Stockton Shelter for the Homeless Offers shelter services for homeless individuals and families; must call at 8 am to see if there is any availability. Proof of county residency req’d. 209-465-3612
Gospel Center Rescue Mission Emergency lodge for men, women, and children. 209-466-2138
foodFood Salvation Army – Lodi Food services offered Tuesday – Thursday 9 am – 3 pm.. 209-369-5896
Emergency Food Bank of Stockton Food and drive-up services available Monday – Friday 9 am – 12 pm 209-464-7369
Second Harvest Food Bank – Manteca Food services, call first and will place box of food outside. (1220 Vanderbilt Circle, Manteca) 209-239-2091
Stockton Unified School District Drive Thru pick-up meals for children under the age 18, child must be present to receive breakfast and lunch. Drive Thru available between 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, Monday – Friday 209-933-7000
Northeast Community Center Office closed, offering food to 95205 and 95210 zip codes on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:15 am – 10:30 am (or until food runs out) at their location 209-468-3918
Boggs Tract Community Center Office closed, offering food to 95201, 95202, 95203, 95204, 95207, 95209, 95219, 95234 zip codes, call daily as times and days vary. 209-468-3978
Garden Acres Community Center Office closed, offering food to zip codes 95212, 95215, 95230, 95236, 95320, 95361, 95366, 95367 Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11 am – 1 pm. 209-468-3984
Kennedy Community Center Office closed, call to receive food distribution schedule. Zip codes 95206 and 95336. 209-468-3986
Lodi Community Center Office closed, call daily for food distribution; times and days vary. Zip codes 95212, 95220, 95227, 95236, 95237, 95240, 95241, 95242, 95253, 95254, 95258, 95638 209-331-7516
Larch Clover Community Center-Tracy Office closed, call daily for food distribution; times and days vary. Zip codes 95304, 95337, 95376, 95385, 95377, 95391. 209-831-5920
Taft Community Center Office closed, schedule varies week by week. Zip codes 95206, 95231, and 95330 209-468-4168
Thorton Community Center Office closed, offering food to zip code 95686 Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 am – 2 pm 209-468-1784
Women’s Center Youth & Family Services Closed to the public, however WCYFS will continue providing food to youth clients in need. Pick up at California Street Office, 729 N. California Street, Stockton (209-929-6700) from 11 am – 3 pm, Monday – Friday. 209-941-2611
San Joaquin County WIC Office closed, however able to assist families over the phone; apply over the phone 209-468-3280
Catholic Charities Office closed (working remotely), food distribution offered Tuesdays 12 pm – 2 pm & Thursdays 9 am-11 am. Call for Medi-Cal application assistance: 209-444-5940 or 209-444-5907 209-444-5900
Social ServicesSocial Services San Joaquin County Human Services Agency Children services, aging, CalFresh, CalWorks, & Medi-Cal; apply for CalFresh, CalWorks, or Medi-cal online at 209-468-1000
El Concilio Currently the offices are closed. Behavioral Health check-ups are over the phone. 209-644-2600
Child Protective Services (CPS) Reporting child abuse 209-468-1333
Women’s Center Youth & Family Services Office closed. Can assist clients over the phone. 24-hour hotlines: Domestic Violence 209-465-4878, Sexual Assault 209-465-4997, Youth/Human Trafficking 209-948-1911. WCYFS taking walk-ins (new to the office). Existing clients can make over-the-phone appointments (counseling). 209-941-2611
California Phones Having difficulty hearing or seeing on your smartphone? Attend a FREE online training and make your smartphone work better for you! 1-866-271-1540
Lunch and Learn California Phones Know someone who has difficulty making or receiving a phone call? Come join our virtual presentation to learn how to qualify for free specialized telephone equipment or cell phone accessories 1-800-995-6831, 1-800-806-1191
Mental Health (Counseling)Mental Health (Counseling) Carelon (HPSJ Members only) Provides mental health services to HPSJ members 1-888-581-7526
El Concilio Currently the offices are closed. Behavioral Health is only doing phone check-ups with their clients. If it’s a new client they would have to speak to Sally (Monday – Friday, 8 am-12 pm) 209-644-2600
San Joaquin County Behavioral Health Services 24/7 Helpline – Phone Screening available

1-888-468-9370 or 209-468-9370
Employment Development Department (EDD)Employment Development Department (EDD) SJC Worknet EDD Services are temporarily closed at all SJC Worknet Centers. Online Orientation Video and Welcome Packet are offered on the main page. General
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California Human Development Offers job placements – 15 different programs offered 916-371-8220
EDD State of California File a UI Claim online, create an account and access existing claim 1-800-300-5616
San Joaquin 211 Other Online Community Resources 211
California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Updated daily information related to COVID-19 N/A A coalition of public, private and civic leaders and organizations collaborating to serve as Stockton’s COVID-19 Information and Resource Center 1-800-799-7233 1-800-799-7233
Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce Information on COVID-19 plus valuable links and resources for the community. (209) 547-2770

Posted on April 6th, 2020 and last modified on May 8th, 2024.