Food Distribution

The Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations is a program of the Food and Nutrition Service of the U. S. Department of Agriculture. This program provides foods for good health to households living on Indian reservations. Indians living off the reservation in the service area may also be eligible provided they live in a town with the population of less than 10,000. You may qualify to receive these foods if you are low-income. NOTE: Persons receiving CalFresh (food stamps) are not eligible for the program.

Once a month you will receive a variety of foods designed to help you maintain a healthy diet. You will also receive information about nutrition education, recipes and physical exercise.

Applications are available at our office and on-line. Complete the application and return it to the office and arrange for an interview with the Certifier.

  • Income – Your eligibility is based on your net income, such as earnings and unearned income (TANF, pensions, Social Security benefits, etc) after allowable deductions.
  • Deductions – Dependent care, medical expenses in excess of $35 with qualifying person, shelter and utility standard deduction and court ordered child support.
  • Residency verification
  • Proof of income (earned & unearned).
  • Proof of allowable deductions (shelter/utility expenses, child support, dependent care, medical expenses).
  • Residency verification; SDG&E, DishNetwork/Directv bill or a letter from the Tribe of the reservation you live on.
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Barona 9:00am – 10:00am 9:00 am
Barona 9:00am – 10:00am
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
Pauma 9:00am – 10:00am 9:00 am
Pauma 9:00am – 10:00am
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
Pechanga 10:30am – 11:30am 10:30 am
Pechanga 10:30am – 11:30am
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
Viejas 11:00am – 12:00pm 11:00 am
Viejas 11:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Rincon 9:00am – 12:00pm 9:00 am
Rincon 9:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Los Coyotes 9:00am – 10:00am 9:00 am
Los Coyotes 9:00am – 10:00am
Dec 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
La Jolla 11:00am – 12:00pm 11:00 am
La Jolla 11:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Pala 9:00am – 11:30am 9:00 am
Pala 9:00am – 11:30am
Dec 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Manzanita/La Posta 9:45am – 11:00am 9:45 am
Manzanita/La Posta 9:45am – 11:00am
Dec 16 @ 9:45 am – 11:00 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
Old Campo 11:30am – 12:30pm 11:30 am
Old Campo 11:30am – 12:30pm
Dec 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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San Pasqual 9:00am – 12:00pm 9:00 am
San Pasqual 9:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Mesa Grande 9:00am – 10:00am 9:00 am
Mesa Grande 9:00am – 10:00am
Dec 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
Santa Ysabel 11:00am – 12:00pm 11:00 am
Santa Ysabel 11:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Campo 10:00am – 12:00pm 10:00 am
Campo 10:00am – 12:00pm
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Food distribution and acceptance of applications for the food commodity program.
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Office Closed
Office Closed
Dec 25 – Dec 26 all-day
Christmas
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Hours

Monday - Friday 7:00am to 2:30pm

Phone

(760) 749-5608

Fax

(760) 749-7700

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1326
Valley Center, CA 92082

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