AMF Food Closet
Emergency food pantry for Antioch residents only. Must call first. Services are free.
Antioch - 925-757-1672
Contra Costa Food Bank
Provides food to Emergency Assistance Programs countrywide. These programs provide food packages to individuals and families for up to three days. Referral necessary, free Brown Bag Program for seniors. Services are free.
Concord – 925-676-7543
Apply by phone one day in advance for emergency food. Call M-F 9:30 -11:30AM for appointment. Reach program gives financial assistance for overdue PG&E bills. Child Spree Program gives assistance for back-to-school clothing.
Antioch – 925-778-0303 // Concord – 925-676-6180
Food Stamps Program
Even if you work, you could be eligible for food stamps. The entire household must apply to receive food stamps. Depending on need may take up to 30 days or 3 days in emergencies.
Hercules – 510-262-7700 // Richmond – 510-231-8114 // Martinez – 925-313-7987 // Antioch – 925-706-4980
Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP)
Souper Center offers noontime lunch 7 days per week, 11:30 a.m. -12:45 p.m. Free clothing 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. West Country Resource Center offers showers, laundry, phone, case management, mailing address, job and housing assistance to homeless individuals and families. 30 bed emergency family shelter from mid-November to April 1st. Parenting classes for winter shelter guests. Services are free.
For current info – 510-233-2141 // West County Resource Center – 510-236-7614
Hillcrest Congregations Church Emergency Food Pantry and Clothing Closet
Provides food boxes containing a three day supply of food to low-income residents in are served. Box can include produce, fruit, mean and/or eggs. Will try to accommodate special diets, infant needs and homeless persons without cooking facilities. Services are free. Martinez, Concord, Pleasant Hill residents only.
For food call by 9 a.m. (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) And pick up by noon – 925-686-3663 // For clothing call – 925-0550
Provides clothing and assistance in obtaining basic needs. PG&E Reach Program, to prevent the turn off of utilities is available for Central County residents, as well as counseling and religious services. Services are free. Also provides food baskets with items that do not require cooking for homeless persons once every 30 days in Antioch and Concord. IN addition, provides clothing vouchers on a limited basis for emergencies and makes referrals to other agencies. Please call for specific information.
Concord – 925-676-6180 // East County – 925-778-0808 // West County – 510-262-0500
Project SHARE (Concord Ministerial Association)
Emergency food pantry for residents of Central Contra Costa County. 3-day basket provided on walk-in basis Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Concord – 925-827-4273