Clay County offers help for families who need food during pandemic

Clay County provides assist for households who want meals throughout pandemic

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CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – The necessity for meals is rising for households dealing with unemployment in Clay County.

Clay County Emergency Administration Director John Ward mentioned the county has began a meals field operation with the assistance of state and federal companions.

“We obtain a number of truckloads of meals in or we go get it, after which we really field it into seven-day meal packing containers, after which it is distributed out to our numerous areas,” Ward mentioned.

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Regardless of the financial system starting to reopen Monday, in accordance with an government order from Gov. Ron DeSantis, it might take a while for households to get again on their ft.

The county’s human companies staff was instructed to organize for the meals field operation to proceed to develop by way of the tip of June.

Ward mentioned the county should justify the quantity of meals it is requesting from the state, so that they ask residents to register earlier than they present up at a meals distribution location.

Simply go to and click on the hyperlink for meals distribution registration. Then fill out and submit the shape.

You’ll get an electronic mail with a barcode to take to one in all these six areas:

  • Church of Eleven22 — 4459 US 17, Fleming Island
  • Celebration Church — 512 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park
  • Lake Space Ministries Keystone Heights — 131 NE Business Circle, Keystone Heights
  • Middleburg Meals Bridge — 3925 Important St., Middleburg
  • The Springs Church — 317 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park
  • First Baptist Middleburg — 2645 Blanding Blvd., Middleburg

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