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Service Center

Service Center

The Well in the Desert

Supportive services for low-income individuals living in Coachella Valley.

Services Offered

Clothing • Job Training • Resume Assistance • Utility Assistance • Food


The Well in the Desert provides a variety of services to those affected by poverty, including the working poor, the homeless, seniors, the handicapped and others in need throughout the western end of the Coachella Valley. Services include:

  • Phone and mail service
  • Morning coffee, rolls and fruit
  • Furniture for people in need
  • Clothing for job interviews and those who need them
  • Assistance with food stamps, MISP, id’s and more
  • Utility assistance
  • Free notary service
  • Resume writing assistance
  • One way tickets home
  • Emergency food boxes
  • Some transportation to medical and social service appointments
  • Van transportation to hot lunch sites
  • Home deliveries to seniors who are homebound or frail

The Well in the Desert is a family-friendly environment where all can feel welcome, cared about, and respected.


441 S. Calle Encilia, Palm Springs, CA 92262 33.8171066 -116.5442479

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish



  • This service is free

How to Apply

Walk in during business hours for services . For additional questions, call 760-656-8905.