Food & Resource Centers

Emergency Food Assistance for Families in Financial Crisis

Utah Community Action’s two Community Food & Resource Centers offer emergency food assistance to income-eligible community members experiencing financial crisis.

What We Do

The Food & Resource Centers offer emergency food assistance to income-eligible community members experiencing financial crisis. Each client visiting one of our centers meets with a specialist who assesses the most urgent needs of the household and helps the client access services that lead toward self-reliance.

Services offered by Food & Resource Centers include:

  • Emergency food
  • Referrals to other programs and services
  • Volunteer and community service opportunities

Eligibility

To receive service from UCA Food & Resource Centers, bring the following documentation to your first visit:

  • ID for all adults 18 and older
  • ID for all children under 18 in household
  • Proof of address (e.g., utility bill)
  • Proof of income

Locations

Please note the Redwood Center is now open on the 1st Saturday of each month and the Copperview Center is open on the 3rd Saturday with hours of service from 9-11 a.m on those days.

Redwood Food & Resource Center

3060 Lester St., West Valley City
(801)214-3147

Food Service Hours

TUE 1PM-3PM, WED-FRI 8:30AM-11AM and 1PM-3PM closed 11AM-1PM

1ST SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH 9AM-11AM ONLY

Zip Codes Served

84106, 84107, 84109, 84115, 84118, 84119, 84120, 84123, 84129

Utah Food Bank Mobile Truck Drops

Copperview Food & Resource Center

8446 S. Harrison St., Midvale
(801)255-3516

Food Service Hours

MON-THU 8:30AM-11AM, closed 11AM-1PM

3RD SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH 9AM-11AM ONLY

Zip Codes Served

84006, 84009, 84020, 84047, 84065, 84070, 84081, 84084, 84088,
80490, 84092, 84093, 84094, 84095, 84096, 84117,
84121, 84124

About Community Food & Resource Centers

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the UCA Community Food & Resource Centers is to provide food, resource referral services, and education to income-eligible households.

PROGRAM GOALS
  1. Families will receive 3-5 days of food to meet their individual needs.
  2. Provide job skill development through volunteering.
  3. Promote self-reliance and education programs.