Calgary Food Bank

Emergency Food Hampers


Description
NOTE: COVID-19 UPDATE # OPERATES VIA A DRIVE-THRU HAMPER DISTRIBUTION SERVICE FROM THEIR MAIN LOCATION AT 5000 11 STREET SE (OPEN MON-THURS, 8:00 AM-7:30 PM, AND FRIDAYS, 8:00 AM-4:00 PM). HAMPERS CAN ALSO BE BOOKED FOR COLLECTION FROM VARIOUS SATELLITE LOCATIONS IN CALGARY. CALL TO REQUEST FOR AN EMERGENCY FOOD HAMPER. HAMPER DISTRIBUTION IS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. ONCE APPROVED, FOR A FOOD HAMPER, VOLUNTEERS WILL BOOK A SPECIFIC TIME FOR PICKUP. Provides emergency food hampers for pickup.

Service offers:

  • up to 7 emergency food hampers in a 12-month period
  • hampers containing a nutritionally balanced, 7-day supply of food
  • extra milk for low income families with children and teens
  • baby hampers and gluten-free hampers for eligible applicants
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • contact to request for an emergency food hamper (by appointment only)
  • seek referral from a professional for renal and prenatal hampers
  • contact to access the online referral portal if you are a referring agency
  • visit website to learn about validating IDs
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time varies depending on hamper availability. Contact for details.

Telephone
403-253-2055 (Hamper Request Line)
Telephone
403-253-2059 (Administration)
Fax
403-259-4240
Web Site
http://www.calgaryfoodbank.com
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: No - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 28, 2021
Address
5000 11 Street SE
Calgary, AB, T2H 2Y5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
01:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Mon
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Tue
10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Tue
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Wed
10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Wed
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Thu
10:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Thu
06:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Fri
10:30 AM - 03:30 PM