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Food Assistance

Food Assistance

Jewish Family Service of the Desert

Emergency food assistance for low income Coachella Valley residents.

Services Offered

Emergency Assistance • Groceries • Food Vouchers • Food


JFS provides emergency food assistance low income Coachella Valley residents. Grocery store gift cards for $25.00 are available for grocery stores throughout the Coachella Valley. Assistance is provided as funding permits. Food cards are intended as a stop gap for individuals and families facing a financial crisis. Clients may receive food assistance only once per year.


490 S. Farrell Dr., Suite C-208, Palm Springs, CA 92262 33.8165106 -116.5176508

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Must have household income at or below 200% of federal poverty level.
  • Assistance is provided regardless of religious beliefs.


  • This service is free

How to Apply

New clients may walk in during office hours to complete an intake form with the Senior Case Manager. General information, including name, address and income, is required. No additional documentation is needed. For additional questions, call 760-325-4088.