COVID-19 resources

COVID-19 RESOURCES FOR NATIONAL CITY AND SAN DIEGO COUNTY

  • Unemployment Claims
  • Questions about Pandemic Unemployment Assistance & Unemployment Insurance ?
    • Office of Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (619)338-8090
    • Office of Assemblywoman Dr. Weber (619) 531-7913
  • Questions about ways to apply for PUA or UI— local orgs assistance with UI application? * Please note that there is no PUA application. You apply for a regular UI application. EDD will determine your eligibility. 
    • Employee Right Center (619) 521-1372
    • South County Career Center (619) 472-6602
    • Metro Career Center (619) 266-4200
  • Senior Food Services 
    • San Diego Food Bank’s Senior Food Program is a federal program that provides monthly supplemental food packages to income-eligible senior citizens aged 60 and over. The Food Bank administers the program and distributes USDA-provided food at 45 distribution sites every month in communities throughout San Diego County. Check out the Food Bank’s website to learn more.
    • Meals on Wheels is continuing deliveries with COVID-19 precautions in place. METRO SAN DIEGO SERVICE CENTER: (619) 295-9501; SOUTH COUNTY SERVICE CENTER: (619) 420-2782
    • Jewish Family Services is distributing pre-bagged food via drive-thru on their main campus located at 8804 Balboa Avenue. Monday-Friday; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. They are also delivering meals for homebound seniors who are self-isolating. For more information, contact: (858) 637-3210
    • National City Nutrition Center is continuing its Home Delivered Meals Program. The center’s lunch program has changed to pick-up ONLY.
  • National City Food Distribution Cites
    • Southport Christian Center - 142 E 16th St.; Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Contact: 619-474-2834
    • National City Senior Center - 1221 D Ave.; Fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Contact: 619-336-6760
    • Friendships for Hope - 2727 E 7th St.; Tuesdays at 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Contact: 619-395-5088
    • Highland Ave Baptist Church - 2605 Highland Ave.; First Friday of the month from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1:15 p.m.-3 p.m. Second Friday of the month from 8 a.m.-11 a.m. Drive thru only. Contact: (619) 477-9381
    • Kimball Senior Center - 1221 D Ave.; Fourth Thursday of the month from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.