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Countywide Youth Food & Essential Resources

Free prepared meals at schools and essentials at family resource centers across Santa Clara County

Post Date:05/05/2020 10:00 AM
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Food Distribution

Youth (18-and-under) are eligible for free prepared meals from local school. Schools provide important nutrition to many of San José’s youth and will continue to be the main distributors of nutrition for students.

The most up-to-date list of participating schools districts is here:

This list is updated on a weekly basis.

Free Baby Formula, Diapers and Wipes

The City of San José, in partnership with County of Santa Clara, Santa Clara County Office of Education, local school districts, FIRST 5 Santa Clara County and a number of community-based organizations, is providing free baby formula, diapers and wipes to address the needs of families throughout the county. 

Appointment required. Call your nearest Family Resource Center in advance to schedule an appointment to obtain free baby formula, diapers and wipes, while supplies last.

View the most up-to-date list of locations here:

For More Information

  • Visit
  • Call 2-1-1, a 24-hour multi-lingual service
  • Text your zip code to 898211
  • Free Groceries: You can access free fresh fruit, vegetables, and pantry samples, by calling 800-984-3663 or text “GETFOOD” to 408-455-5181
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