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Food Resources


Lunch program and other food resources

City of Carlsbad lunch program Carlsbad residents 60 and older can sign up for the weekday program which provides nutritious meals Monday through Friday for pick up at the Carlsbad Senior Center (delivery available).

Great Plates Delivered  Three restaurant meals delivered each day for qualifying seniors 

2-1-1 San Diego lists several other food distribution services, including some that deliver to older adults, to veterans and one that provides meals that are kosher.

San Diego Hunger Coalition

Other information

Map of restaurants open for takeout/delivery
Map of food assistance resources
San Diego farms offering pickup/delivery of fresh produce
Preoder State Street Farmer's Market bags of produce 


Helen Woodward Animal Center AniMeals food distribution program
Offers a two week supply of dog or cat food for individuals who have been laid off due to the COVID-19 outbreak

San Diego Humane Society
Pet families who need extra help can visit between 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to pick up a bag of dog or cat food and other supplies while they last