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Local Food Resources

Local Urgent Food Distributors List for Placentia,

Fullerton, and Yorba Linda Areas: 









St. Joseph’s Catholic Church


717 N. Bradford Avenue

Placentia, CA  92870      

(714) 528-1487 


Food distribution every Tuesday 3:30-6:00 pm 



Placentia Human Services


900 S. Melrose Street

Placentia, CA  92870

(714) 986-2333



Emergency food available, distributed the 2nd Thursday of the month.  Bread is available every Monday and Wednesday.  USDA commodities are distributed to Placentia residents only, i.d. is required.



Placentia Senior Center


143 W. Bradford Avenue

Placentia, CA  92870

(714) 986-2332 


Daily lunch program:  $3.50 per person per lunch.  Grocery distribution: 2nd Wednesday of each month.  Bread is available every Tues. and Thurs.



Placentia Presbyterian Church


849 N. Bradford Avenue


(714) 528-1438 


Must call first for emergency groceries.  Bag lunches are provided M-F at the church.  







Eastside Christian Church


2505 E. Yorba Linda Blvd.


(714) 871-6844 


Boxes of food distributed from 9-5 on Tuesdays-Fridays.  Once every 30 days only. 



First Evangelical Free Church


2904 Brea Blvd.


(714) 257-4390


Food distribution Monday-Friday 4:15-5:15 



Fullerton Interfaith


611 S. Ford Avenue

Fullerton, CA

(714) 738-0255 


Food distribution Monday-Friday 1-4 PM 



Yorba Linda: 


"Food for Families"


Main Street in old Yorba Linda, across the south parking lot from Bank of America, in a white two story building on the ground floor.


Food distribution on Tuesdays at10 AM To 12 PM and 6 PM to 8 PM





Yorba Linda Friends Church


5211 Lakeview Avenue

Yorba Linda

(714) 777-7384 


Grocery distribution: Mondays 7:30-8:30 PM, Tues. and Thurs. 1-3 PM (Call ahead)



Canyon Hills Friends Church


20400 Fairmont Connector
Yorba Linda
(714) 695-0100


Groceries available in church office on Mondays-Thursdays for Yorba Linda residents only. USDA distribution site. 



Rose Drive Friends Church


4221 Rose Drive

Yorba Linda

(714) 528-6496 


Groceries distributed Monday-Friday 9-4, must meet with pastor first  



St. Martin’s Catholic Church


19791 Yorba Linda Blvd.

Yorba Linda

(714) 970-0147 



Soup Kitchens/Hot Dinners Only: 



Hot Meal Ministry-Orangethorpe Christian Church


2200 W. Orangethorpe Avenue


(714) 871-3400 


Hot meal on Mondays at 6 PM 



First Lutheran Church


215 N. Lemon Street


(714) 871-7820 


Hot meal on Tuesdays at 6 PM 



First Christian Church


109 E. Wilshire Avenue


(714) 525-5525 


Hot meal on Wednesdays at 6 PM 



Placentia Presbyterian Church


848 N. Bradford Avenue


(714) 528-1438 


Hot meal on Thursdays at 6 PM 



St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church


1231 E. Chapman Avenue


(714) 870-4350 


Hot meal on Fridays at 6 PM  




Governmental Organizations: 





WIC (Women, Infants and Children)


174 N. Raymond Avenue

Fullerton, CA  92831



Child must be a citizen, however not necessary for parents.  Provide utility payments, financial, diapers, food, formula,clothing if you qualify for service. Call for more information. 



Social Services Anaheim Regional Center


3320 East La Palma Avenue


(714) 575-2400 


For document bearing families with children born in the US; status of parents is not an issue.