Food Assistance Resources in Amador County
Women Infants and Children (WIC)
Women Infants and Children (WIC) program is funded by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). WIC provides nutrition and education programs for low-income pregnant women and mothers of infants and toddlers (birth to 5) throughout Amador County. Programs and services include:
- Vouchers for Nutritious Food
- Breast Pump Loan Program
- Breast Feeding and Nutrition Support.
For more information click here: http://www.trcac.org/programs/wic
Interfaith Food Bank of Amador County
The Interfaith Food Bank of Amador County has a main distribution center in Jackson and 15 Satellite locations throughout Amador County including a Spanish speaking site in Plymouth.
For locations and more information click here: http://www.feedamador.org/site/pages/home.cgi
Once on the website, click on the Get Help. This will display a calendar of food distribution and sites. It also includes a list of other organizations that help with food.
Common Ground Senior Services
Common Ground Senior Services provides help for seniors including Meal on Wheels and Congregate Dining.
For locations and more information click here: http://www.commongroundseniorservices.org/home/
Once on the website, click on the Nutrition Program. This page will display information on Congregate Dining and Meals on Wheels.
Sierra Winds Wellness & Recovery Center
Sierra Wind Wellness and Recovery Center is a unique place to find peer support, companionship, support groups, resources, meals and linkage to resources. They are located at:
10354 Argonaut Dr, Jackson CA 95642 (209)223-1956
For more information please click here: http://mhanca.org/amador-