Food Program

Eligibility

The first step in accessing the Community Care food bank is an interview to determine eligibilty. For this, you will need to bring the following:

  • Identification for ALL family members
  • Proof of income and expenditures (rent/mortgage)
  • Proof of current address

This information is required the first time you visit Community Care (and is updated yearly). Upon each visit, you must always provide ID with proof of address. Please notify Community Care promptly of any changes.

COMMUNITY CARE ST CATHARINES AND THOROLD
12 North Street, St.Catharines

Business Hours: 8:30 – 4:00 Monday to Friday

All face to face services are closed to the public. However we are maintaining emergency food security. We are accepting donations of “Food and Funds” at this time.

Within the agency social distancing is in practice. Regular hygiene (ie: hand washing, cleaning of any surfaces, etc) is practiced diligently by staff still on premises. We are following the guidelines of Niagara Public Health and Food Banks Canada

Food Security:

Distribution is between 10 and noon, 12:30 - 2:30 Monday to Friday.

We are providing emergency bags of food through our client services door. Identification is required. Our inventory is stable at the moment, however we are going through 8 skids of food per day and may have to adjust amounts distributed in the future.

Clothing Program:

If you are in need of clothing, you can call Community Care (905-685-1349) and place a clothing order. As we are still not able to accommodate shops in the space inside, items will be selected and bagged by staff. Everything has been washed. Pick up will be arranged for a designated time frame.

 

COMMUNITY CARE ST CATHARINES AND THOROLD
19 Albert Street West

Business Hours: 8:00 – 4:00 (closed 12 – 1) Monday to Friday 

All face to face services are closed to the public. However we are maintaining emergency food security. We are accepting donations of “Food and Funds” at this time.

Within the agency social distancing is in practice. Regular hygiene (ie: hand washing, cleaning of any surfaces, etc) is practiced diligently by staff still on premises. We are following the guidelines of Niagara Public Health and Food Banks Canada

Food Security:

We are providing emergency bags of food through our warehouse door off Towpath (map is posted on warehouse door). Identification is required. Our inventory is stable at the moment, however we are going through 8 skids of food per day and may have to adjust amounts distributed in the future.

Distribution is between 10 and noon, 1-3 Monday to Friday.

Clothing Program:

If you are in need of clothing, you can call Community Care (905-227-9240) and place a clothing order. As we are still not able to accommodate shops in the space inside, items will be selected and bagged by staff. Everything has been washed. Pick up will be arranged for a designated time frame.

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