Assistance - Various Types
Various Types of Local Assistance Available
Riverside County Community Connect
Provides Emergency Shelter, Food, Medicines. Dial 2-1-1
Anza Baptist Church Food Pantry
39200 Rolling Hills Rd in Anza
Ofiice is currently closed. Can call for Emergency Food
951-763-4937 ask for Dennis Fogle or Pastor Matt Nevills
Anza Catholic Church
56250 Hwy 371 in Anza
951-763-5636 - Call hours Wed, Thurs, Fri 7:30-3:30pm
Food For The Faithful This food ministry provides a box a food at no cost the last Friday of the month at Anza Catholic Church.
Must be signed up ahead of time. Call 951-763-5636 to sign up for a box (sign-ups waived during the COVID-19 pandemic).
Community Action Partnership HEAP/Weatherization applications available at AEC office or can be downloaded from AEC website (HEAP app).
AEC will fax documents for applicant if all paperwork and application is complete and if the assistance is for an Anza Electric utility bill.
Cooperative Care Program
Applications available by mail, AEC office & or download application here..
Mail completed applications to:
The Thimble Club
Attn: CCP Committee
PO Box 391909
Anza, CA 92539
To be eligible for funding you must live within Anza Electric Service territory. You will need to provide proof of your residency, which will be verified by Anza Electric. You do not need to be a member of the Co-op. Grants are limited to a maximum of $300 per household in a 12 month period.
In writing, you will need to tell how the funds will be used, & explain the circumstances that have prompted your need of assistance. Attach appropriate bids/estimates/bills etc. directly relating to your request. Provide proof of household income, proof of residency, and a copy of picture ID.
Please visit our web page for more information about the CCP
From the Heart Christian Women’s Group
951-595-2400 Christi James
Help with various Emergency needs. Call with request.
Living Hope Christian Fellowship - Community Hall Food Pantry
Food pantry every Thursday. Pick-up only starting at 8:00am. Please call to order a box. Contact Mike Patke (951) 333-9149 or Bill Donahue (951) 288-0903.
Senior Lunches 60+ - Prepared Meals
Free Senior lunches. 2 meals are available every Monday and Thursday of the month.
Monday pick up at Anza Community Hall between 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. - Drive through only.
Thursday pick up at Anza Indian Health Center between 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Drive through only.
If you would like to join, call the Pechanga Kitchen at 1-800-732-8805 ext. 1999.
CAP of Riverside County – Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
2038 Iowa Ave, Suite B102
Riverside, CA 92517-5760
749 N State St
Hemet, CA 92543
Utility Assistance & Home Weatherization Programs – mail in application.
Applicants must be income eligible – income guidelines available with application.
Please visit our web page regarding the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) for more information.
Smiles For Seniors
909-790-6671 – Call for phone intake to see if you qualify for the program.
Applicants must be 65 years of age or older and must reside in CA to receive funds.
Income must not exceed $1390.00 per month if single, $2780.00 per month if combined (must show proof).
This program only available one time per person or household.