Resource List

 The Mission of JFS Desert is to provide for the social service needs of the Jewish and general community throughout the greater Coachella Valley with a commitment to promote the well-being of people of all ages, incomes and lifestyles.
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Emergency Housing

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
47-470 Van Buren St., Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-3512

Martha’s Village and Kitchen
83-791 Date Avenue, Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-4741

Path of Life Ministries
(760) 601-5424

Safe House of the Desert (Teens & Young Adults)
72710 E Lynn StThousand Palms, CA 92276
(760) 343-3211

Shelter from the Storm (Victims of Domestic Violence)
73555 Alessandro Dr # DPalm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 674-0400

 


Food Assistance Programs

JFS Desert (Food Cards – Emergency Only)
490 S. Farrell Drive, Suite C-208, Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 325-4088

Cathedral City Senior Center
37171 W Buddy Rogers Ave, Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 321-1548

Catholic Charities
83180 Requa, Suite 8-9, Indio, CA 92201
(760) 342-0157

Coachella Valley Rescue Mission
47-470 Van Buren St., Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-3512

Food Now, Inc. (Town Center Shopping Center)
14080 Palm Dr, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 775-3663

Hidden Harvest (Distribution Locations throughout Coachella Valley)
(760) 398-8183

Manna Food
68550 Dinah Shore Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 534-4719

Martha’s Kitchen
83-791 Date Avenue, Indio, CA 92201
(760) 347-4741

Our Lady of Solitude Church
151 W. Alejo, Palm Springs, CA 9226
(760) 325-3816

Riverside County Department of Public Social Services (CalFresh/SNAP Benefits)
68625 Perez Rd #3,Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 773-6700

Salvation Army
30400 Landau Blvd., Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 324-2275

St. Elizabeth Church
66-700 Pierson Blvd., Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 329-8794

St. Theresa Church
2800 E. Ramon Road, Palm Springs, CA 92264
(760) 323-2669

The Community Food Bank
@ The Center
610 S. Belardo Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92264
(760) 416-7790

The Galilee Center
66-101 Hammond Rd.
Mecca, CA 92254
(760) 396-9100


Financial Assistance

Jewish Family Service of the Desert
490 S. Farrell Drive, Suite C-208
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 325-4088

Catholic Charities
83180 Requa, Suite 8-9
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 342-0157, (760) 568-5101

Salvation Army
30400 Landau Blvd
Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 324-2275

Senior Advocates of the Desert (60+)
P.O. Box 2827
Cathedral City, CA 92235-2827
(760) 202-1024

Smiles for Seniors (65+)
P.O.BOX 1113
Yucaipa, CA 92399
(909) 790-6671


Legal Assistance

California Elder Law
(Medi-Cal Planning)
1111 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Suite 121
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 422-0404

Desert Legal Aid
 423 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 832-9770

Inland County Legal Services
82632 C  Highway 111
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 342-1591   (800) 226-4257


Senior Services

Jewish Family Service of the Desert
(Senior Case Management)
490 S. Farrell Drive, Suite C-208
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 325-4088

Coachella Senior Center (Food Distribution)
1540 7th St
Coachella, CA 92236
(760) 398-0104

Desert Hot Springs Senior Center
(Reduced Price Lunch & Food Distribution)
11-777 West Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 329-6411

H.I.C.A.P. (Medicare Insurance Information)
916-231-5110

Indio Senior Center (Reduced Price Lunch)
45700 Aladdin St
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 391-4170

Jerry Rummonds Senior & Community Center
87-229 Church Street
Thermal, CA 92274
(760) 396-1408

Mecca Community Center
62-250 Coahuilla Street
Mecca, CA 92254
(760) 396-0257

Mizell Senior Center Program (Meals on Wheels)
480 S Sunrise Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 323-5689

Riverside County Office on Aging
44-199 Monroe Street, Suite B
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 771-0501

Senior Advocates of the Desert
P.O. Box 2827
Cathedral City, CA 92235-2827
(760) 202-1024

SMART Desert (Mental Health for 60+)
14320 Palm Dr.
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
(760) 773-6767 TTY: (760) 770-2238

The Cathedral Center (Food Distribution)
37-171 West Buddy Rogers Avenue
Cathedral City, CA 92234
(760) 321-1548

The Joslyn Center (Meals on Wheels & Penny’s Pantry)
73750 Catalina Way
Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 340-3220


Crisis Hotlines

Adult Protective Services (24 hr. Elder Abuse Reports)
1-800-491-7123

Child Protective Services (CPS)
(800) 442-4918  (877) 922-4453

HELPLine (24 hr. Crisis and Suicide Intervention)
(951) 686-HELP (4357)

National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline
(800) 656-4673

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
(800) 273-8255  
En Español: (888) 628-9454

The Friendship Line (Crisis and Non-Urgent Calls for Isolated Seniors)
(800) 971-0016

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-7233  TTY: 1(800) 787-3224

Veterans Crisis Line
(800) 273-825 – Press 1


Health

24/7 Mental Health Urgent Care Center
2500 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Suite A-4
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(442) 268-7000

CARES Line (Provides referrals for Medi-Cal beneficiaries seeking Mental Health Services)
 (800) 706-7500

Wellness City (Life Skill classes for Medical beneficiaries)
333 S. Indian Canyon Dr., Ste. E
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760)778-4309

Desert AIDS Project
1695 N. Sunrise Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 323-2118

Riverside County Department of Mental Health
(800) 706-7500


Transportation

Jewish Family Service of the Desert (60+)
Medical Rides
490 S. Farrell Drive, Suite C-208
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 325-4088

Desert Blind and Handicapped
777 E Tahquitz Canyon Way Suite 200-48
Palm Springs CA 92262 US
(760) 969-5025

SunDial
(800) 347-8628


Other

Housing Authority of the County of Riverside (Section 8 for 75+ or Veterans)
44-199 Monroe, Suite B
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 863-2828  (800) 609-5708  TDD (760) 863-2830

Riverside County Workforce Development Center (Resources for Job Seekers)
44-199 Monroe Street, Suite B
Indio, CA 92201
(760) 863-2500   TTY: (760) 863-2555


For Information on More Services

2-1-1 Community Connect (Health and Social Services Referral Hotline for Riverside County Residents)
Call: 2-1-1

Last Revision: 7/11/2017

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