San Joaquin County Department of Aging and Community Services

Lodi Community Service Center

(209) 331-7516
(209) 331-2025

Clients must reside in specific zip code areas. Please call for more information.


Lodi Community Service Center provides families with emergency food on Tuesday and Friday 11:00 a.m.; serving 30 families. To qualify, families must be a low-income residents living in San Joaquin County (Lodi, Galt, Thornton, Clements, Victor and Woodbridge). For emergency food, clients must bring the following documentation: Photo ID and proof of address other than ID such as a PG&E, telephone bill or rent receipt). Identification is needed for each family member. They also provide the following programs:

  • After school program for children: Monday through Friday 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Summer programs for youth are also offered
  • Bingo for Seniors is held every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. except the 3rd Thursday of the month
  • Brown Bag for seniors ages 60 and older, is held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. $12 per year donation
  • Catholic Charities offers prenatal, children and adult health insurance application assistance by appointment. Please call Clara at (209) 444-5907 to schedule an appointment
  • Commodities (food varies each month): every third Thursday of each month 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the community center
  • Computer training for all ages, if staff is available
  • Food stamp application assistance by an Eligibility Worker
  • Emergency food distribution: Tuesday and Friday from 11:00 a.m. serving 30 families
  • GED study guide available
  • HEAP application
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please services offered for food distribution days and times.
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Main Location
415 South Sacramento Street
Lodi, CA  95240
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