Food Security & Clothing

How to access services:

Please visit our location in your city of residence between 9am and 2:30pm to register. 

Kindly provide the following for registration:

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

This information is only required the first time you visit Community Care. After your initial visit, you will only need to provide ID with proof of address. Please notify Community Care of any changes to your contact details.

ON-SITE OPTIONS

St. Catharines
12 North Street, St. Catharines
905-685-1349

Thorold
19 Albert Street, Thorold
(905) 227 – 9240
Monday- Friday: 9am to Noon – 1pm to 3pm

Food Security:

In-person full shops of our food room take place monthly for our registered clients 9am-3pm Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).

Our food room offers a variety of nutricious options for our clients including meal kits (pre-shopped bags including recipes and ingredients), hygiene products, diapers and emergency bags of food. Identification is not required for emergency food supplies.

Clothing Program:

Our St. Catharines location offers an indoor shop selection to our registered clients.

Community Gardens

allow for sustainable growing on 30 plots located in St Catharines.

For more information, contact us.

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Niagara Nutrition Partners

Niagara Nutrition Partners is a Region-wide nutrition program providing food support to elementary and secondary schools, as well as community based programs. NNP is able to offer nutritional programs to schools across Niagara thanks to local fundraising efforts and provincial grants.

Services

Food Security

We provide nutritious, accessible food to those in need.

Homelessness Prevention

We assist those identified to be at serious or imminent risk of losing housing and becoming homeless. We work with clients to prevent homelessness and support housing stability.

Health Support

Dental, vision care & medical supports are often available based on funding. Inquire about eligibility.

Family Support

From newborns & new parents to seniors, we have programs to assist with essentials for everyone in our community.