Santa Barbara Community Services Center offers basic needs’ assistance: Food pantry; clothing; rental and utility assistance; information and referrals; and holiday programs.
Santa Maria Community Services Center provides emergency safety net services, case management, financial assistance, food pantry and holiday programs.
A mobile freezer-trailer is essential for keeping food items fresh at Catholic Charities’ Lompoc food pantry.
Santa Barbara Region
Santa Barbara County
The Santa Barbara Region of Catholic Charities covers Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
The Santa Barbara County area of Catholic Charities serves communities that include Cuyama Valley, Carpinteria, Guadalupe, Lompoc, Santa Maria and Santa Barbara. Since 1924, the Region has been providing hunger and homeless prevention services for low-income families and individuals throughout the communities of Santa Barbara County. The Region has three food pantries and several food distribution sites.
Other services offered include case management, financial assistance, material services and individual and family counseling services. The Thrifty Shopper (Thrift) stores in Santa Barbara and Santa Maria provide clients with free clothing and household goods.
Regional Director: Yolanda Vasquez
Phone: (805) 643-4694 (ext. 303)
Administrative Office: 303 N. Ventura Avenue, Suite A, Ventura, CA 93001
Carpenteria Community Services Center
941 Walnut Street, Carpinteria, CA 93013
Lompoc Community Services Center
325 North Second Street, Lompoc, CA 93436
Santa Barbara Community Services Center
609 E. Haley Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Santa Maria Community Services Center
607 W. Main Street, Santa Maria, CA 93458-5034
Food Distribution Sites
Cuyama Valley Mobile Food Distribution Site
4711 Hwy. 166, New Cuyama, CA 93254
Guadalupe Mobile Food Distribution Site
4681 11th Street, Guadalupe, CA 93434
Isla Vista Mobile Food Distribution Site
6647 El Colegio Road, Isla Vista, CA 93117
Catholic Charities Thrift Stores
609 East Haley Street, Santa Barbara. CA 93103
607 West Main Street, Santa Maria, CA 93458-5034
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