Infant and Parent Support Programs

Airdrie Food Bank


Description
Provides support to expectant and new mothers with their newborn babies through food and supplement hampers.

Service offers:

  • Best Beginnings - hamper for expecting mothers and their families to have regular access to food
  • formula hampers for new parents and babies to support infant growth and development
  • Milk for New Moms - program to support new mothers by providing 16 liters of milk

Affiliation: Partnered with North Rocky View Community Links Alberta Health Service
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • expectant mothers
  • families with an infant or newborn
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • call the Alberta Health Services (AHS) Health Unit for a referral
  • call Airdrie Food Bank to set up an appointment after the referral is sent 
  • visit website for details
Referrals are made by Alberta Health Services - Health Unit and sent to the Airdrie Food Bank.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-912-8400 (Alberta Health Services Health Unit)
Telephone
403-948-0063 (Airdrie Food Bank)
Fax
403-948-9332
Web Site
http://www.airdriefoodbank.com
Email
info@airdriefoodbank.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
August 9, 2023
Address
20 East Lake Way
Airdrie, AB, T4A 2J3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Pantry Program:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 8:00 PM

 

Hampers (by appt only):

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: noon - 3:30 PM

Wednesday: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM