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Food Resources

food resources

Salvation Army
• Free community meal at 4:00 pm daily
• Breakfast, lunch, & supper for residents
• Emergency food hampers for the homeless
• Ph: 410-1111, located at 420-9th Avenue SE
 
Salvation Army Food Hampers
• After-hours emergency food hampers for individuals and families
• Ph: 651-3076 (monitored 4:30 pm – 8:30 am), located at 1826-36 Street SE
 
Mustard Seed
• Breakfast for residents
• Drop-in meal 1:00-2:30 pm and 7:00-8:30 pm
• Ph: 269-1319, located at 102-11 Avenue SE
 
Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank
• Individuals and families can receive 3 hampers per year by self-referring and 3 more when referred by agency
or organization where you are participating in programs or services
• Hampers can be picked up at the warehouse or from various depots around Calgary
• Hamper Request: 253-2055 Warehouse: 5000 - 11Street SE
 
Society of St. Vincent de Paul
• Emergency food hampers & continued support
• Delivered to your home by volunteers
• Ph. 250-0319
 
Calgary Poppy Fund
• Hampers for veterans
• Mon-Fri Hours: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
• Ph: 265-6304, located at Suite 109, 315-10 Avenue SE
 
CUPS (Calgary Urban Project Society) 
• Sandwiches and coffee during the week after 11 am
• Family Resource Centre offers meals to families (everyday except Saturday) 
• Ph: 221-8780, located at 128-7th Avenue SE
 
Hope Street Outreach Centre Metro Church
• Hampers for Greater Forest Lawn area (depending on availability) 
• Call and leave a message
• Ph: 273-5433, located at 2650 36th Street SE
 
Care Connect Christian Society
• Volunteers deliver food hampers from the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank
• Ph: 264-2636
 
NeighbourLink Calgary
• Network of churches helping people in Calgary
• Emergency food hampers are available
• Volunteers deliver food hampers from the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank
• Ph: 209-1930
 
Calgary Drop-In Centre (CDIC) 
• Serves meals throughout the day
• Ph: 263-5707, located at 423 – 4 Avenue SE
 
St. Mary's Cathedral
• Located at 219 18th Avenue S.W. 
• From 3:30-5 pm on Sundays they will provide a full dinner and dessert
 
St. Edmund's Anglican Church
• Food hampers for community members
• Monday and Thursday, Hours: 9:00 – 2:00 pm
• Ph: 288-6330, located at 8336-34 Avenue NW
 
Feed the Hungry
• Sunday dinner from 3:30-5:00 pm
• Hampers for the Homeless picked up at dinner
• Ph: 218-5532, located at St. Mary's Cathedral Hall 221-18 Avenue SW
 
Calgary Meals on Wheels
• Hot meals delivered at lunchtime on weekdays to seniors, convalescents, and people with disabilities
• Meals are priced to the individual's ability to pay
• Ph: 243-2834
 
Collective Kitchens
• Individuals meet monthly to plan, shop and prepare low cost, nutritious meals together to take home
• Approximately $1.00 per person/dish
• Ph: 943-8127
 
The Alex Community Health Centre
• Spinz-A-Round Program (Thurs 9:30-10:00 am) 
• Good Food Box & CANS Program
• Food Bank Depot
• Ph: 266-2622, located at 922-9 Ave SE
 
Community Kitchen Program of Calgary
• Families meet at 45 kitchens throughout Calgary to plan and prepare meals
• Community Kitchen Program processes food orders and delivers food to the kitchens
• Cost is $1.20 – $1.50 per person for each meal
• Everyone is eligible
• Ph: 275-0258
 
Good Food Box
Community Kitchen Program of Calgary
• Provides fresh fruits and vegetables at lower cost
• Large Box (40 - 45 lbs produce) $20.00
• Family Box (30 - 35 lbs produce) $15.00
• Senior/Single Box (20 - 25 lbs produce) $10.00
• 60 locations throughout Calgary
• Ph: 275-0258
 
The PATCH Project
Hull Child & Family Services
• Food hamper referrals
• Emergency food on-site for residents
• CANS Food Co-op Program, Good Food Box, and Collective Kitchens offered to families in the Lawnview
Apartment Complex, Dover and surrounding communities
• Ph: Lawnview 235-0546 Ph: Dover 273-3984 (3203 31A Ave SE) 
 
Food and Fellowship
Calgary Meals on Wheels
• Hot meals are delivered to be shared by a group in a common area (weekdays only) 
• Bag lunch is also provided for an evening meal
• Cost: $6.25
• Ph: 243-284
Inn from the Cold
• Temporary overnight shelter for individuals and families (various locations) 
• Hot breakfast, dinner and bag lunch for individuals and families at Inn from the Cold
• Registration 4:00 – 5:30 pm daily
• Ph: 263-8384, located at 117-7 Avenue SW
 
C.A.N.S. (Communities Accessing Nutritious Staples) 
Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society
• Community food-buying cooperative
• Staple food items at considerably reduced prices
• Available to individuals and families accessing programs or services at The PATCH, The Alex, and various
community resources centres