Affected by government shutdown? JFS can help with food assistance Tuesday’s from 5-7 PM


Please share this message from Jewish Family Services: Food assistance for furloughed government employees is available from JFS on Tuesday’s from 5-7 PM. If you or a loved one is affected by government shutdown, JFS is providing supplemental groceries including non-perishables and produce, during special food assistance hours every Tuesday until the shutdown ends. Please bring identification in the form of Federal ID, CAC card, or Contractor ID.

By offering food, we hope to ease the burden of other living expenses on affected individuals and families. As long as the shutdown continues, we will be here to help! We can also assist with navigating additional resources.

Special Food Assistance:

  • Location: Jewish Family Service – Joan & Irwin Jacobs Campus, Community Services Building, 8788 Balboa Avenue, San Diego 92123
  • Day and Time: Tuesdays, 5:00 – 7:00 PM
  • Information and other resources: Contact JFS Access by calling 858-637-3210 or reach out to us online at

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