BASIC NEEDS RESOURCES                             


Fall PANTRY HOURS:   January 22 – May 10, 2024, MONDAYS – THURSDAYS, 9 am – 3 pm.
PHONE:                     530-741-8988

Basic Need services provide students with information about community-based resources with food insecurities, housing, childcare, transportation, financial aid, health, and mental wellness so students can remain in classes to focus on their academic success. We are located in building 100B, room 101A, across from Admissions and Records. 


Food Resources

Students can come to Dusty’s Pantry, whose mission is to provide the students with short-term assistance while connecting them with a long-term solution.

Dusty’s Pantry is located in building 100B, room 101A, across from Admissions & Records.  Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 am-4 pm.

Access to the food pantry’s local resources:  Cal-Fresh resource:


Mental Wellness Resources

National Suicidal Prevention Hotline Dial 988 or 800-237-8255


Health Care Resources

YC provides health services through local resources:


Homeless & Housing Resources

YC provides Homeless & Housing resources through local resources:


Transportation Resources

All YC students have direct access to Yuba Sutter Transit and Dial -A-Ride that services Yuba Sutter and the surrounding areas:


Child Care

Being a parent and a student is tough. We do offer a childcare option on campus at our Childcare Development Center:

Other childcare option there is Head Start:


Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Programs

WIC is federally-funded health and nutrition program for all kinds of families. Learn more at:

The Women, Infants and Children Program | Sutter County, CA

Yuba City, CA WIC Programs, WIC Clinics, and WIC Office Locations


Money for College

The Financial Aid Office can assist with resources, such as California Promise Grant and the Federal Pell Grant, as well as various COVID relief funds available to students. You can reach them:

Information for California Earned Income tax credit:

Information for Child tax credit:

Employment Resources: 

Yuba County Office of Education: Go to  for current employment opportunities.

Basic Needs Events



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If you are interested in donating to Dusty’s Pantry:

Note: Forms listed above will need to submit to YCCD Foundation Office. 

Please Donate to Dusty's Pantry

Local Resources

Additional information for food and resources may be found at the following places:

Name of Agency Address City Services Operation Days/Hours Phone Number Notes
Agape Food Closet 10615 Live Oak Blvd Live Oak Food Sunday
Christian Assitance Network (CAN) 232 Teegarden Ave Yuba City Food Monday – Thursday
1:00pm – 3:00pm
530-671-5154 Must have a referral form from a church or agency
Crossroads Community Church 445 B Street Yuba City Food Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Foothill Food Pantry 10775 Texas Hill Road Dobbins Food Thursday
12:00pm – 1:30pm
Hillside Community Church 16920 Aero Way (physical) Brownsville Food Sunday
1:15pm – 2:30pm
530-675-9576 Can come every other week for food
Hope for the Heart Relief Center – Church of Glad Tidings Warehouse: 4444 Live Oak Blvd, 1/4 mile north of Eager Road Yuba City Food Wednesday, Friday
10:00am – 2:00pm
530-671-3160, x245 Has baby supplies and clothing, devliering meals to homeless in encampments
Loma Rica Community Church 111234 Loma Rica Road Loma Rica Food Call for appointment 530-645-8629 Loma Rica residents only
Marysville First United Methodist 730 D Street Marysville Sack Lunch Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
10:00am – 12:00pm
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 345 Oak Street Colusa Food Saturday
9:00am – 11:00am
Riverbottoms Ministry 2nd Street, near Whiteaker Hall Yuba City Lunch Wednesday, Friday
Riverbottoms Ministry 1390 Franklin Road (St. Andrew Presbyterian Church) Yuba City Take out dinner Thursday
The Salvation Army 401 Del Norte Ave Yuba City Food Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00am – 11:00am
530-216-4530, x4539 Can arrange delivery to homebound seniors and the disabled
The Salvation Army Life Building Center: 131 F Street Marysville Hot meal and bagged meal Every day
10:00am – 11:00am
The Salvation Army 68 2nd Street (near the boat dock) Yuba City Hot meal and bagged meal Every day
12:00pm – 1:00pm
St. Andrew Presbyterian 1390 Franklin Road Yuba City Food Monday – Friday
1:15pm – 3:15pm
St. Joseph Catholic Church (Catholic Ladies Relief Society) 8th and B Streets Marysville Food Wednesday & Friday
10:00 am – 12:00pm
St. Vincent de Paul 222 Clark Ave Yuba City Food Monday – Thursday
9:15am – 11:15am
530-671-5154 Call for an appointment until stay-at-home order is lifted
Twin Cities Rescue Mission 940 11th Street Marysville Breakfast and dinner Monday – Sunday
8:00am, 7:30pm
Yuba Sutter Food Bank 760 Stafford Way Yuba City *USDA Food Distribution
*Food boxes delivered to 65+ and those at risk
*Emergency food box distribution drive through sites
See Facebook page for distribution schedules: 530-673-3834