As the economic toll of #COVID19 hits our communities hard, hunger is a growing concern.
Easily find food bank, school meal, and senior center food distribution sites!
Fortunately, free and low-cost food providers are ramping up their service, in a way that maintains social distancing.
Find Food Support Easily
To help find food, Contra Costa County has a new GIS (global information system) mapping tool. It can be used on any mobile device, just like searching for the nearest gas station or cafe on your phone.
Contra Costa County COVID-19 Food Distribution Map: https://cccgis.link/Food
The tool, developed by the County’s IT Department, incorporates data from the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano, school districts, senior centers, and other food organizations.
It was developed in partnership with us, (211 Contra Costa!) and Supervisor Gioia’s office also contributed to the map’s development.
Please share this map url widely! It is a community tool and will be continually updated.