We have compiled a list of local services to assist members of our community impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and the statewide shutdown.
Free Food Resources
Foodbank of Santa Barbara County provides free food and programs for children, families, and seniors. Anyone is welcome and no paperwork is necessary multiple locations across. Call (805) 967-5741 for more info. All phone numbers listed below use the 805 area code.
Lompoc Distribution Locations
- Santa Rita Village: (805) 736-8877, 926 W. Apricot Ave,
4th Wednesday each month, 10:30 am
- First United Methodist Church: 925 N. F St
3rd Monday each month, 3 pm
- Village Chapel: 3915 Constellation,
Last Friday each month, 3 pm
- Lompoc High School: 515 W. College Ave,
Last Saturday each month, 8:30 am
- Catholic Charities: Phone: 737-4140 329 N. 2nd St,
Monday – Friday 10 am-11:30 pm, and 12:30 pm-3:30 pm
- United Boys & Girls Club: 1025 W. Ocean St.,
Monday-Friday, 1 pm-3 pm, Drive-Thru and Walk-In (begins Friday)
- Village Chapel: 3915 Constellation Rd.
Every Tuesday from 10:30 am-1 pm, *starting March 24th
- FSA Dorothy Jackson Resource Center: 646 N.H St.
Monday and Tuesday, 10 am-4 pm, Drive-thru, and Walk-in
For information on other locations and services please visit:https://foodbanksbc.org/get-help
Free, fresh, healthy meals are prepared and cooked using food provided by the Foodbank of Santa Barbara County. Anyone is welcome to attend any of these meals, and phone numbers are provided for the agencies where possible for any questions. There is no sign-up or registration necessary, although many sites may be first-come-first-served.
Lompoc Distribution Locations
- Foursquare: 125 N. C St
Every Monday starting at 4:30 pm
- St. Timothy Church: 403 N. J St
Tuesday 5-5:45 pm
- One Room Coffee Shop: 113 N. A St
Every Wednesday 5-5:45 pm
- Half-Century Club: 341 N. N St
Every Thursday 5-5:45 pm
- La Purisima: 213 W Olive St
Every Friday 5 pm
- Trinity Church Gym: 500 E North Ave
Every Saturday 1-2:30 pm
- 138 N. B Street
Sunday 5-6 pm
For information on other locations and services please visit:https://foodbanksbc.org/prepared-food/
Hot Prepared Meals Delivered to Seniors in Lompoc.
$5.50 per meal. Meals can be paid for via credit card over the phone or by check.
Call (805) 354-5332 Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.
Provided by the Santa Maria Wisdom Center, www.lifestepsfoundation.org
If you are feeling overwhelmed with sadness, depression, or anxiety, or feel like you want to harm yourself or others, call 911 or the Disaster Distress Helpline (1-800-985-5990) or text TalkWithUs to 66746. (TTY 1-800-846-8517)
- Community Action Commission (CAC)
Provides one-time utility assistance and home weatherization to qualified families, both owners, and renters.
- SoCal Gas
Providing support to residential customers by not suspending services and offering payment assistance.
Offering its most flexible payment plans to customers who indicate either an impact or hardship as a result of COVID-19.
General Relief Benefits
Emergency Health Insurance coverage.
- CalWorks - Cash Aid
Provides Food, Shelter, and Essentials.
- Cash Aid for immigrants
Provides Food, Shelter, and Essentials for immigrants.
- IHSS - In-Home Supportive Services
Providing services for Elder Home Care and Safety.
- Social Services Office, Lompoc
- Unemployment Benefits
- Business Resource Guide
Resources for Businesses affected by COVID 19.
Ready SBC Economic Recovery Resources
Federal, state and local assistance programs are available to small business owners, employers, employees and residents. The County is organizing the information and will continue to provide updates as new programs and policies are announced. As of March 18, Santa Barbara County is eligible for U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loans. It’s just the start to helping our community recover from economic and emotional impacts associated with the pandemic.
Lompoc Valley Medical Center encourages you to stay informed. Please use the links below for additional information. The CDC updates its website regularly as more information becomes available.
- California Department of Public Health
- World Health Organization Coronavirus Information
- Home cleaning with COVID-19 positive individuals
- County of Santa Barbara Coronavirus Information Portal
- How Coronavirus Spreads
- Emmi Guides on COVID-19
Emmi programs are web-based presentations that take complex medical information and make it easy for you and your family to understand. You can view these programs online for free, and share them with your friends and family. Let's get started!