I am excited to announce that our free COVID-19 testing center, operated in conjunction with UC Davis and Sutter Health and located at the South Sacramento Christian Center, has resumed testing.
Testing is conducted every Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 7710 Stockton Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95823. You can register for a free testing appointment by clicking the button below.
Testing is critical to our ability to overcome the coronavirus pandemic, so I hope you and your loved ones will get tested soon and often.
On Saturdays from 9am – 12pm, the South Sacramento Christian Center is working to provide families with weekly groceries. For seniors 65 and older we also have home delivery available. Please call 916-502-1219 to coordinate walkup and drive-thru pickup options. We will be practicing social distancing protocols as advised by public health officials. Food distribution will be available at 7710 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento CA 95823. Given demand, for the time being this is being provided on a first-come first-served basis. For more information please visit www.southsacramentochristancenter.org
We have been working closely and in collaboration with other neighborhood organizations to target the needs of the most vulnerable in our community. A few of the community organizations providing relief and services during the pandemic include the following:
If you or someone you know are healthy, and not in an at-risk group, and would like to volunteer to help distribute food or assist in any other way, please contact us at 916-502-1219, or reach out to one of the organizations listed above.
Here are several important resources you can visit to stay up to date on the current situation:
I am grateful for the countless first responders, healthcare professionals, social workers, janitors, grocery store workers, and others who are working selflessly to ensure we are not only safe but have some semblance of normal life.
I will continue to provide updates as they become available on important programs and relief options for those most impacted by the current situation. I know that together, we will make it through the current crisis and come out stronger, healthier and more connected than before.