Food Hampers

Oilfields Food Bank


Description
Provides food hampers and other items when available to those in need in the community.

Service provides:

  • food hampers including eggs, margarine, milk, yogurt, cheese, fresh produce, frozen meat and vegetables, bread, and a variety of non-perishable food items

  • personal care and cleaning items

  • pet food (when it is available)

  • Thanksgiving hampers
  • Christmas hampers

Key Provider: volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of Black Diamond, Longview, Millarville, Priddis, and Turner Valley
  • with low income
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • call during intake hours or submit hamper request form online
  • new clients must bring a piece of photo identification (ID) and proof of residence
Hampers must be requested ahead of time. Food hampers are available once every 30 days.   Clients may also be asked for proof of income, housing costs, ID for dependent children, or information on other adults in the same residence. In some circumstances, may ask for additional proof of need.  
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-612-1291
Web Site
https://www.oilfieldsfoodbank.com
Email
info@oilfieldsfoodbank.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
September 26, 2023
Address
125 Royal Avenue NW
Diamond Valley, AB, T0L 2A0
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 02:00 PM

Posted hours are for Food Hamper Intake Line. 

 

Food hampers are distributed Tuesdays 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.