COVID-19 Community Toolbox, May 8, 2020

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COVID-19 Community Toolbox

May 8, 2020 Updates

 

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FOOD DISTRIBUTION & RESOURCES

 

PREPARED FOOD

 

The Lord’s Place (NEW TIME)

Monday through Friday from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Provides ‘Grab and Go’ lunches and connection to resources.

*Delivering shelf-stable food and hygiene packets on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Email: info@thelordsplace.org

Phone: (561) 494-0125

Web: https://thelordsplace.org/

 

FOOD DISTRIBUTION

Feeding South Florida (NEW LOCATIONS)

Various times and locations for sites that provide groceries in a “drive-thru” style.

Web: https://feedingsouthflorida.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Distribution-Dates.pdf

 

FLIPANY (Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth)

Monday through Friday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm *Some locations 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm.

Provides ‘Grab and Go’ meal backs for children ages 18 and younger.

Web: https://flipany.org/covid-19-updates

 

Summer Food Service Program (NEW LOCATIONS)

Palm Beach County Youth Services Department

Summer meals for kids and teens being served in your community. Open to all children 18 and younger. No enrollment and no cost. To find a nearby site:

Phone: (866) 348-6479

Text: FOOD to 877-877

Web: www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks

 

Resources/Programs

 

Food Finder Map

United Way of Palm Beach County

An interactive tool using Google Maps to help people easily locate free food and hot meals in Palm Beach County.

Web: https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/embed?mid=1mKqsln49CLM8bXJWXF4ZnBC47gLNRhpN&ll=26.635994739986234%2C-80.38901239999996&z=9

 

The Socially Distanced Supper Club - West Palm Beach Chapter

A group of locals looking to support WPB’s most beloved restaurants, at a safe distance. The take-out ordering schedule can be found on the calendar post that is pinned to the top of the group’s Facebook page, and in their events section.

Web: https://www.facebook.com/groups/eatlocalWPB/

Interested Restaurants: https://tinyurl.com/ydav22oe

 

 

RESOURCES FOR RESIDENTS & NEIGHBORHOODS

 

FOR RESIDENTS AND FAMILIES

 

DIY Family Event Guide (NEW LINK)

City of West Palm Beach Community Events Division

The City’s Community Events Division has developed a new “DIY Event Guide.” The content is an effort to help City residents recreate the City’s award-winning events at home due to current social distancing recommendations in light of COVID-19.

Web: www.wpb.org/events

 

 

FOR SENIORS

 

PBSO Senior Assistance Program

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office has established a new program to assist our senior residents who are unable to get out of their homes to go to the grocery store or the pharmacy. All orders must be PREPAID.

Phone 8:00 am – 4:00 pm: (561) 688-3918 or (561) 681-7241

Email: nastk@pbso.org or burrelln@pbso.org

Phone after 4:00 pm: (561) 307-5422

Web: http://www.pbso.org/volunteer-help-for-the-elderly/