Cancer Outreach Project, Mama's Kitchen

Cancer Outreach Project

General Information
Description of ServiceDelivers free meals to people battling any type of cancer, under age 65. Meals are also delivered to their dependent children.
Geographical AreaSan Diego County
Intake ProcedureReferral required.
Intake RequirementsEligible applicants must be referred to Mama's Kitchen by a hospital, social service, or community clinic. To be enrolled, a person must first have their primary care provider, social worker, or case manager contact Mama's Kitchen.
Additional RequirementsThere is no income requirement; however, Mama's Kitchen requires income documentation for all clients (for demographic purposes).

Income documentation can include any of the following:
Social security statements
Proof of disability income
Copies of bank statements documenting income
Affidavit stating applicant has no income
Helpful TipsIf you think you are eligible for meals from Mama's Kitchen, be sure to contact your primary care provider, social worker, or case manager before contacting Mama's Kitchen.
Client Information
Target PopulationIllness - Cancer
Intended ParticipantsHomebound individuals too ill from cancer to shop or cook food, under age 65, and their dependent children.
Age GroupAdults
Languages SpokenSpanish
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilitySan Diego County resident diagnosed with cancer that leaves them physically disabled referred to Mama's Kitchen by a hospital, social service, or community clinic under age 65
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo fees.
Hours of Operation 9:00 am-6:00 pm Monday-Friday
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Contact Information
Contact's Name Mr. Bill Patten
Contact's Position Director of Progams
Contact's Phone (619) 233-6262
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 3960 Home Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip San Diego, CA 92105
Fax (619) 233-6283
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Last Complete Service Update Date01/25/2016
Breast Health ResourceYes
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Mama's Kitchen
Affiliated Program: Cancer Outreach Project
This Service: Cancer Outreach Project, Mama's Kitchen
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Delivered Meals (BD-5000.3500)