Family Resources


Welcome to the Family Resources web page. Family Resources is your link to the community. Use the web site's searchable data base to find service-providers and resources in our community, and much more. 

Here are some other ways to access our resource information:

  1. Family Resources Hot Line — Prefer to talk to some in person about a resource need?  Just give us a call at (650) 329-2221 and we will be happy to help you.

  2. Desktop Kiosks — The kiosks contain a hard copy collection of local service brochures, maps, and other resource information located in over twenty sites in Palo Alto.  The sites include libraries, community centers, and many non-profit agencies.

  3. You may also call Family Resources to speak with a Resource person - On the phone we can help you navigate the website, answer questions or provide clarifications and additional information; Call Family Resources at (650) 329-2221.

  4. Visit the Family Resources Office: Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, T2, Palo Alto - In our office you can speak to a resource person who can alleviate the stresses and frustrations of looking for resource information.

              A complete list of Resource Provider Information(PDF, 17MB) is available to view.  


Disability Services

Service Organizations

Support Organizations


Recreation, Leisure and Animal Programs

Health Services


Food Distribution


  • Opportunity Center,
    33 Encina Avenue, Palo Alto
    Breakfast: Monday-Friday: 8:30-10:30am.
    Lunch: Monday-Friday 12:30-2:00pm.

  • Streetlife Ministries,
    2890 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto
    Dinner: Monday's 7:15-845pm.

  • Streetlife Ministries,
    1120 Merrill Street, Menlo Park
    Dinner: Tuesday's and Thursday's 7:15-8:45pm

  • Project Hope
    1858 Bay Road, East Palo Alto 
    Dinner: 2nd & 4th Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm

  • St. Anthony's Church
    3500 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park
    Lunch: Monday-Saturday 11:00am -1:00pm

  • Ecumenical Hunger Program,
    1425 Bay Road, East Palo Alto
    Dinner: Wednesday's 5:00-6:00pm


  • La Comida de California at Stevenson House:
    455 East Charleston, Palo Alto
    (650) 322-3742
    Monday-Friday:  11:15am -12:15pm

  • Senior Friendship Day at the Masonic Center
    461 Florence Street, Palo Alto
    (650) 322-3742
    Monday-Friday 11:45am - 12:15pm

WIC Program