Tofield Ryley and Area Food Bank

Food Distribution


Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Food hampers are available by appointment only. Please call 780-662-3511 for details. Offers monthly food hampers and emergency food.

Service offers:

  • food hampers that may be accessed monthly and are intended to last 4 to 5 days
  • emergency food, such as bread and soup that may be provided at any time (if supplies are adequate)
  • school lunch programs

Hampers typically include:

  • soup
  • bread
  • margarine
  • canned beans
  • canned veggies
  • pasta
  • rice
  • meat
  • cereal
  • potatoes
  • hamburger
  • instant noodles
  • peanut butter
  • canned fruit
  • tuna / salmon

Food Bank donations vary from day to day, so future hampers may contain different food items. Additional items such as school lunch foods, flour, sugar, tea / coffee, or oatmeal may be included when available.

Key Provider: volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • families, seniors, and individuals
  • with low income or who are in need
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • call and leave a message with your name and phone number 
Clients are asked to provide the following information to register:
  • document showing your current address to confirm service area residence
  • number of people in household
  • Alberta Health Care number or other government identification (ID) for each household resident
  • whether or not you receive government assistance
Clients may request 1 hamper per 30 day period, 3 times in a row or 12 times in the space of 12 months.Referral Process: N/A

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-662-3511
Web Site
http://www.trafoodbank.ca
Email
trafbs@gmail.com
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 24, 2017
Address
5204 50 Street
Tofield, AB, T0B 4J0
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Hours of Operation
Tue
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fri
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM