Meal Service Updates

Meal Services

Seniors

While the Ventura Avenue Adult Center is closed until further notice, home delivered meal service will continue and regular congregate meal participants can pick-up a meal, Monday through Friday, at the Ventura Avenue Adult Center from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, while supplies last.

For additional information or to register for this program, please contact the Ventura Avenue Adult Center at: (805) 648-3035.

VCAAA Food and Supply Pantry

The Ventura County Area Agency on Aging (VCAAA) is now offering a full-service delivery or door-to-car Food and Supply Pantry at no cost for Ventura County residents who are 60 and older and people with disabilities. A two week food supply will be provided. Available items include: fresh produce, dry goods, and canned food. Toilet paper is also available; limit 1-roll per person.

How it works: call the VCAAA at (805) 477-7300 to identify needs and schedule a time for pick-up or delivery. 

For pick-up orders, drive up to the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging (VCAAA) office at: 646 County Square Drive in Ventura. A staff member or volunteer will either deliver the supplies to the doorstep or bring the supplies to your car, with minimal or no person-to-person contact.

Additional Resources for Seniors

For additional information and resources for Seniors, please visit the Senior Services Updates page.

Residents in Need 

Food Share: Are you in need of food? Food Share of Ventura County is hosting Pop Up Pantries throughout our County for residents in need. Learn more on the Food Share website or call (805) 983-7100.

WIC (Women, Infants & Children): for additional information please call (805) 981-5251

Youth

Ventura Unified School District (VUSD) announced that USDA has extended a waiver that allows the District to offer meals at NO CHARGE for all students through December 2020. 

Meals can be picked up from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm at one of the ten school sites listed below: 

  1. Atlas
  2. Montalvo
  3. Portola
  4. Balboa
  5. Anacapa 
  6. Will Rogers
  7. Ventura High
  8. Sheridan Way
  9. EP Foster
  10. Sunset

Meals are offered Mondays unless it falls on a District non-student contact day or holiday. Drive-through or walk-up service is available at all sites.  

More information can be found on VUSD’s Nutrition Services webpage and the Ventura County Office of Education website