Williams Family Action Center

602 Twelfth Street/P O Box 336

Williams, CA  95987



We are a proud member of the AmeriCorps National Service Network

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2019 USDA Food Distributions Schedule


Arbuckle       Colusa       Maxwell       Williams

Open Until Filled

We are currently having open enrollment for our Growing Start Playgroups.  You can stop by and pick up a registration or fill out an online application by clicking the title of this event.  Please see the flyers for more information.  


Infant Playgroup:  November 4 &  18 (9:00-10:00) note changes due to holidays

Toddler Playgroup: November 6, 13, & 20  (9:00-10:30)

Pre-K Playgroup:  November 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, & 26  (9:00-11:00)

Maxwell Multi-age Playgroup:  November 6, 13, & 20  (1:30-3:00)

*The Williams Family Action Center will be close at 12:30 each Wednesday, with the exception of November 20, so staff can provide satellite services in Maxwell)  On November 20, we will be open for the CAPC Mobile Food Bank.   

Sunday, November 3, 2:00 am (one hour BACK)


Daylight Savings Time ends; It is a good idea to set your clocks BACK one hour before bed on SATURDAY.  

Mondays 1-4 pm: November 4, 18, & 25

CalFresh Drop In Assist

Do you need money for food?  Drop in Mondays from 1-4 pm and receive a  prescreen, education, and apply for CalFresh!  We are here to help.  CalFresh is a reoccurring monthly food assistance program; if you qualify, you will receive a EBT card to assist with food purchases just about anywhere you shop.    

November 6 (11:00)

Eat Well Yolo & Kids Farmer's Market

With gratitude to the Yolo Food Bank, we will be offering free produce to the residents of Williams.  It will be offered, in the future, twice per month on the first and third Wednesday of each month.  For the first year, this will be pilot program  and we hope to expand it in the future.   

November 11, All Day

Veteran's Day, Center Closed

The Center will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observance of Veteran's Day.   

Tuesday, Nobember 12 @ 12pm

Feeding America Food Distribution

Thanks to a partnership with the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano Counties, we will be distributing food to community members every second Tuesday of the month, starting at 12pm until it is all gone.  There is no registration required for this distribution.  

Friday, November 15 (8:30-4:00) Pre-registration is required

Commodity Supplemental Food Distribution for Seniors (Pre-Registration Mandatory)

In partnership with the Food Banks of Contra Costa & Solano, we have the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) for those age 60 and over and whom income qualify. Pre-registration is mandatory as we order in advance.  Please stop in and fill out your application and bring your documents--photo ID and proof of County residence--with you at the time of registration. 602 Twelfth Street, Williams. 530.473.5400.  Your first registration is good for 6 months and those after for a year.  

Monday, November 18 @ 10:00 am (Register by November 12 @ 4:00 pm)

Car Seat Class

Registration must be completed by 4:00, Thursday, October 17 so that we can be properly prepared.    Classes are held on site every other month, third Monday at 10:00 am, to educate parents or guardians of the proper use and installation of the various seat types.  Staff is certified by Safe Kids Worldwide with curriculum by NHTSA.  Classes are also held at the Arbuckle Family Action Center, First 5 Colusa and Colusa County Public Health.

Thursday November 20 9:30-10:30

Nutrition Class

Each class includes: Cooking demonstrations, Tastings, and Tips for shopping for more with less money.   Classes are most often held on the third Wednesday at 9:30 am, in collaboration with Colusa County Public Health and Centers for Healthy Communities and focus on Eating Right When the Money is Tight: how to get the most out of your food dollar.  

November 20 (1:30) and anytime we have food, call to check

WFAC Food Pantry Day

In a collaboration with the Colusa Family Resource Center and CAPC,  we are able to offer shelf stable items every month to those in need.  This program is also available at the Colusa Family Resource Center, 131 5th Street, Colusa,  on the first and third Wednesday of each month at 1:00 and at the Arbuckle Family Action Center, 812 King Street, Arbuckle,  the Second Wednesday of each month at 12:00.  

November 27~29 (Wednesday~Friday)

Center Closed for Thanksgiving

The Williams Family Action Center will be closed Monday and Tuesday, December 24& 25 for Thanksgiving. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  We wish you each a warm, wonderful holiday with family and friends.  May your day be filled with a cornucopia of lasting memories.   

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