Weekends and More Program

Calgary Food Bank


Description
Offers a hunger prevention program to help school children who may not be getting enough food on the weekend.

Service offers:

  • kid-friendly hampers that are discreetly sent home with children from school on weekends
  • hampers containing items such as tuna snack packs, fruit cups, single-serve oatmeal packages, and cereal bars

Affiliation: Calgary Board of Education, Calgary Catholic School Division
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to school children in partner schools.
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • professional referral is required
  • contact for details 
School staff can contact their Nutrition Program Coordinator or Specialist directly to find out how to be added to the waitlist.  
Referral Process: Yes,

Professional referral is required from teachers, counsellors, or resource workers with one of the pre-approved Calgary Board of Education or Calgary Catholic School Division schools who identify students in need.




Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-253-2059
Web Site
http://www.calgaryfoodbank.com
Email
info@calgaryfoodbank.com
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Documents Required

Professional referral is required from teachers, counsellors, or resource workers with one of the pre-approved Calgary Board of Education or Calgary Catholic School Division schools who identify students in need.

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No -
Other disabled access: No -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 1, 2023
Address
5000 11 Street SE
Calgary, AB, T2H 2Y5
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Hours of Operation

Hours vary. Offered throughout the school year only. Contact for details.