Our Emergency Assistance Application is live. Jewish Federation of Orange County is providing up to $1,800 per qualified household to provide emergency assistance in the areas of food, housing, and healthcare. Click here for more information. 

Public Information Resources


Local and National Services

OC COVID-19 Information Center
We encourage you to check often the website created for the Orange County which has the latest and most relevant information regarding the coronavirus in Orange County.  Case information is updated daily.
OC COVID-19 Hotline: 833-426-6411


The Blew Dove Foundation

CDC Mental Health Page


OC Links – County Information & Referral Services


National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)


Substance Abuse/Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)


211OC- Information and Referral Line


Health Referral Line (Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Orange County Health Care Agency

Need someone to talk to

Orange County Jewish Organizations COVID-19 Updates


For a complete list of Orange County Jewish Organizations CLICK HERE

Read A Collection of Shabbat Messages from Orange County Community Rabbis 

April 4, 2020

March 27, 2020

March 20, 2020

Would you like Jewish Federation to share your update or event on this community resource page? Please email Marketing@JFFS.org. If your event is an updated version of your regular programing please submit it to the Jewish Community Calendar.   

COVID-19 Updates: Israel and Around the World


If you have unique upcoming digital events please submit the details and registration link to Marketing@JFFS.org


For seniors who are concerned about grocery shopping in crowded stores, OC Kosher is opening its doors on Wednesday mornings from 8-9 am for shopping for seniors only. 

In addition, OC Kosher will deliver curbside for customers who phone in their orders.

OC Kosher: 688 El Camino Real, Tustin, 92780; 714-838-3108


CLICK HERE for a list of grocery stores with special hours for senior

The Eldercare Locator: 

How to use ZOOM

Helpful tutorials for using digital communication programs - click on a topic to launch YouTube

Here is a sneak preview of our special at-home edition of our PJ Library OC newsletter.

For wellness…
For a virtual tour, field trip, or interactive experience…
For hands-on activities at home
For hands-off activities at home that give mom and dad a short break…


Check out the special at-home editon PJ Library OC newsletter with Resources form PJ library, virtual opportunities from our Orange County Jewish community, and fun resources for your family curated by your PJ library OC family committee and parent connectors.

"My Very Versed Seder"

Read by former Irvine Mayor, Beth Krom!

Visit the PJ Library OC Facebook page for fun activities - updated daily.

Upcoming Opportunity for PJ Our Way kids (aged 8-12)! PJ Library in Orange County is partnering with our friends at PJ Library in the East Bay to start a pen pal project to connect our families through letter writing. Interested in participating? Email Jillian@JFFS.org. More specific details to come! 

Check out our PJ Library OC Special Edition Passover Newsletter HERE

Community Calendar

Find or submit community events, programs and activities via the Community Calendar hosted on our site.

Community News

Looking for the latest news from around the community and the Jewish world? Try our Community News section and browse our Electronic Newsletters and more.