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COVID-19 Emergency Food Programs

Site: Halton

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Public Comments If you have an Emergency, please call 9-1-1 (Police, Fire, Ambulance) 
Halton Regional Police Service: 905-825-4777 (non-emergency) 
Halton Regional Police Service COVID-19 Hotline: 905-825-4722 
Halton Region Public Health, toll free 1-866-442-5866 or 905 825-6000 or 3-1-1 
Telehealth Ontario, toll free 1-866-797-0000 
Health Canada's Novel Coronavirus Information Line, toll-free 1-833-784-4397 
For more COVID-19 support for residents of Halton, see COVID-19 Community Support 
*** Listing updated as we become aware of changes or new programs being offered. As hours/programs are changing fairly often, it is advisable that you contact program before attending in person ***
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) In this listing, you will find information about free Food & Hygiene programs, no charge Delivery Options, Meal Delivery services and Local Restaurant information to hopefully help you through this COVID-19 pandemic 

Food & Hygiene

* Skip to your municipality: Burlington * Oakville * Milton * Halton Hills * All of Halton 


Salvation Army Food Bank 
* 5040 Mainway, Unit 9 
* 905-637-3893 
* Mon-Fri, 9 am–12 noon 
* pre packed grocery bags 
* clients may come every 2 weeks 
* see website for any process/procedural changes with respect to how food is picked up before visiting 
Burlington Food Bank 
* has shifted to a delivery only service until further notice (delivery will be confidential and contact-less) 
* no clients will be allowed in the Food Bank 
* volunteers prepare hampers containing a variety of balanced food supplies (offers non-perishable, fresh produce, dairy, bread and frozen meat) 
* there will be limited options available to address specific needs, such as diapers, baby food and personal hygiene products 
* email or call 905-637-2273 to arrange delivery by a volunteer 
* see website for full details  
Wellington Square United Church 
* 2121 Caroline St 
* take home meal bags (as well as available produce, dairy, hygiene, and baby needs) can be picked up Mon and Fri 12 noon-4 pm 
* delivery available if needed 
* anyone interested in donating food, volunteering, or in need of support is encouraged to contact Co-ordinator Lisa Lunski at or call 905-634-1849 
* see website for updates 
Compassion Society 
* 484 Plains Rd E, Burlington (Behind Bingo Connection) 
* email or call 905-592-3722 
* Mon, Wed, Fri, 12 noon-2 pm 
* new guidelines, see here 
* can come once per week and only one person per household  
* pick up is one bag of non-perishable food and one bag of hygiene items 
* not accepting any donations, please take food and/or hygiene donations to St. Matthew on-the-Plains, 126 Plains Rd E (drive-thru drop-off), Mon and Wed 12 noon-3 pm 
St. Luke’s Anglican 
* 1382 Ontario St 
* 905-634-1826 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags, Tue, 11:30 am 
* community Lunch suspended until further notice 
Faith Christian Reformed Church 
* operating out of the Food for Life Warehouse across the street, 2258 Mountainside Dr.  
* 905-336-5353  
* Tue, 6:15 pm–7 pm​ 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 
Brant Hills Presbyterian 
* 2138 Brant St (operating in the parking lot) 
* 905-335-2640 
* Wed, 1:30 pm  
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 
Grace United Church (formerly Tansley United Church) 
* 2111 Walkers Line (operating in the parking lot)  
* 905-335-0090  
* Fri, 9:30 am 
* Client must bring a bag (with name on it) by 9:30 am to be filled by volunteers​ 
Compass Point Bible Church 
* 1500 Kerns Rd 
* Food Market is offering a drive-thru pick-up service of pre-bagged food to registered families  
* delivery can be accessed twice a month (second and fourth Saturday, 9:30 am-11 am)  
* for service call 905-336-0500 ext 272 or email (include first and last name, phone number and address)  
Hope Bible Church 
* delivering Boxes of Hope to those in need, in the Burlington/Oakville community 
* for help, please fill out the I Need Help Form, or call 905-827-4888 and leave a voicemail with your name, address and phone number 
* see website for more information 


Kerr Street Mission 
* 485 Kerr St 
Food Distribution Schedule 
Mon: 1 pm-2 pm 
Tue: 1 pm-2 pm, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm 
Wed: 1 pm-2 pm 
Thu: 10 am-11:30 am, 6:30 pm-7:30 pm 
Fri: 1 pm-2 pm 
Sat: 9 am–10:30 am 
* Food Distribution will take place in the KSM gym 
* the prepared bags of food will be ready to go for all clients as they arrive 
* prepared meals will be distributed to individuals that are homeless, lacking cooking facilities or considered in need 
* the The Neighbour Care Network service is available for those that are in crisis/distress 
* clients who are experiencing symptoms or are at risk should contact Kerr Street Mission at 905-845-7485 and they will try their best to get food bags to you 
* see website for full details 
Safetynet Children And Youth Charities 
* 1317 Speers Rd 
* open as usual for clothing, diapers, and feminine hygiene products 
* see website for details 
Salvation Army Food Bank - Oakville 
* 1225 Rebecca St 
* emergency food assistance 
* prepacking bags of food for clients 
* contact through email or call 905-808-3406 for any assistance 
Fare Share Food Bank Oakville 
* 1240 Speers Road 
* open to clients Mon 10 am-2 pm and Thu 3 pm-6:45 pm 
* see website for full details 
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre 
* 2200 Sawgrass Dr 
* 905-257-6029 ext 101, 
* have food available on porch for pick up at any time - please take what you need only 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags, Wed 11:30 am-1 pm 
* send an email or call for all supports: food, tax completion, clothing, utility payment support, microloans, household, counselling, budgeting, etc., you will be responded to promptly Cinemas 
* 171 Speers Road, Unit 25 
* take what you need; leave what you can 
* honour-system food bank, on porch of Cinemas 
* If you are donating - free to drop off at any point 
* low on non-perishable/sealed food 
* see website for more information  
Clearview Christian Reformed Church 
* 2300 Sheridan Garden Drive  
* 905-829-2242  
* Wed, morning 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 
* Clients must call to receive a bag of food, focus is on the Clearview Neighbourhood 
St.Luke’s Anglican Church Palermo 
* 3114 Dundas Street West 
* 905-825-3364 
* Thu, 5 pm-6 pm 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 


Salvation Army, Khi Community - Milton 
* 820 Nipissing Rd, Unit 4 
* continues to distribute food through a Drive-Thru format 
* existing food appointments will continue as scheduled, call 905-875-1022 to book your next food appointment 
* first time food appointments, call 905-749-4714 to register and book a food appointment 
* provides referral to Infant Food Bank at Milton Community Resource Centre, contact through email or call 905-875-1022 
* more details here 
Milton Bible Church 
* ​121 Chisholm Drive​  
* 905-876-3586​ 
* Thu 12 noon-1 pm  
* operating as a drive-thru program, with no need to get out of your vehicle 
Syyidah Aysha Centre 
* 50 Steeles Ave E, Unit 23 
* Sat-Thu, 1 pm-6 pm 
* Milton Halal Food Bank 
* offering contactless pick-up and delivery 
* to setup an appointment for pick-up or drop-off, please call or message 647-470-3499 or 613-879-3581 

Halton Hills

Links2Care - Community Support 
* 47 Mill Street, Acton 
* 360 Guelph Street, Georgetown  
* Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-4 pm, 905-873-6502,  
* have food, toiletries, baby needs, and other basic essentials  
* assistance with accessing funding (including hydro, gas, and income supports, housing), filing income tax, printing forms or school work for e-learning, etc.  
* assistance by phone or email and pick-up/drop-off at Acton and Georgetown offices by appointment or by knocking on door and following physical distancing protocols  
* also offering new Phone Assurance program with regular, friendly calls to alleviate anxiety and isolation and offer support  
Salvation Army - Acton 
* 130 Mill St E, Acton 
* contact 519-853-1140 for details 
* Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-3 pm 
* Tue 9 am-2 pm 
* switched to prepacked orders 
Salvation Army - Georgetown 
* 271 Mountainview Rd S, Georgetown 
* call for an appointment 905-877-1374 ext 101 
* appointments are available on Tue and Thu 10 am-12 noon 
* can assist with food vouchers and non-perishable goods; emergency shelter; and other support 
* for more details, see here 
Acton Foodshare 
* 352 Queen St, Unit 6, Acton 
* call the food bank at 519-853-0457 to make arrangements for food pick up 
* open on Tue 8:30 am-11:45 am, and 12:30 pm-2:30 pm 
* only one client will be allowed into the food bank at any one time 
* see website for full details 
Georgetown Bread Basket 
* 49B Mountainview Rd N, Georgetown 
* 905-873-3368 
* Tue 5 pm-7 pm, Wed and Sat 8:30 am-12 noon  
* have prepared boxes and bags of both perishable and non-perishable foods for clients to pick up 
* all clients please come to the front door of the building, volunteers will be on hand to assist you with the new process 
* Families of 3 or more will now be allowed to visit weekly 
* see website for full details 
St Alban’s Anglican Church 
* 19 Willow St N, Acton 
* 519-853-3583 
* Thu, 10 am 
* now operating from the Town Hall parking lot, between Giant Tiger and Town Hall 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 
​Bethel Christian Reformed Church​ 
* 365 Queen St E, Acton 
* must call the church to be a part of this program 519-853-2121 
* Thursday morning bag delivery – based on availability of volunteers 
St. Alban the Martyr Anglican Church​ 
* 537 Main Street, Glen Williams ​ 
* Please call 905-877-8323​ to receive a bag – based on availability of volunteers​ 
* Tuesday am bag delivery​ 
* Focus is on those with mobility constraints and those with lack of transportation 
St John’s United Church 
* 11 Guelph Street, Georgetown 
* 905- 877-2531 
* Tue, 10 am 
* Food for Life prepackage grocery bags 

All of Halton

Food for Life - Delivery Program 
* available to those who are isolating/quarantined for medical reasons, and/or seniors who have been told to stay at home 
* individuals are welcome to reach out to 905-635-1106 ext 7, or, where staff will discuss their situation, and direct them to the most appropriate food resource 
Society of St Vincent de Paul 
* still trying to help families 
* refer to the Halton Council website to find which conference will help (organized geographically) and contact that conference directly 
Canadian Muslim Response Network 
* designed to especially help those who may be more vulnerable to the COVID-19 virus and to the effects of self-isolation 
* delivering various kits containing essential groceries, as well as hygiene and sanitation products, to seniors and families in dire needs 
* if you require help during the COVID-19 crisis, or know someone who does, click here 
* looking for volunteers to help out and donate their time, click here to volunteer 

Meal Delivery

Programs that prepare and regularly deliver meals to older adults, people with disabilities and others who have difficulties shopping and/or preparing food for themselves or traveling to a site where a meal is being served 
* For a list of meal delivery services serving Halton, see here 
Ontario Community Support Association 
* helping isolated, low-income seniors and people with disabilities and chronic medical conditions across Ontario get meals, groceries, medicine and other essentials to stay safe at home during COVID-19 
* delivery of nutritious meals accompanied by a safety check 
* delivery of supplies such as groceries or prescription medication 
* for more information, see here 

Delivery - No Charge

Glad Tidings Church (Burlington) 
* Store to Door Grocery Delivery, serving those in mandatory isolation during the COVID-19 crisis 
* deliveries Mon-Fri, 9 am-5 pm 
* qualified individuals submit their grocery list and budget online once per month 
* for eligibility information and to sign up, see here 
* for additional support, please contact 905-335-8172 or 
Acclaim Health COVID-19 Grocery Support (Halton Region, excluding Halton Hills) 
* will provide grocery support including essential grocery shopping and delivery for isolated seniors who don’t have family/friends to provide assistance 
* referrals can be made through secure online referral form or call 905-827-8800 ext 2315 
Links2Care (Halton Hills) 
* Shop & Drop Support Program 
* offering to assist with pick-up and delivery of groceries and pharmacy items 
* isolated Halton Hills residents who are unable to shop independently, and have no family/friend supports available, with pick-up and delivery of groceries and pharmacy items 
* contact 905-873-6502 or 
Burlington Together 
* see Facebook page 
* requests can also be emailed to 
CareMongering Oakville 
* see Facebook page 
Milton COVID Assistance 
* see Facebook page 
* requests for assistance can also be made by calling 416-840-4637 
CareMongering - Halton Hills (Acton and Georgetown) 
* see Facebook page 
* requests can also be emailed to or call 365-801-8358 
Islamic Centre of North America Relief Canada 
* has offered to provide volunteers who can deliver medications and groceries to families who are affected by the novel coronavirus and are in self-isolation 
* Those in need can contact the group through the helpline: 905-997-8777 or visit 
Good Neighbour Project - GTA 
* a task force of volunteers are on standby to offer assistance across the GTA 
* assist with delivering supplies and groceries to those with disabilities, compromised immune systems, accessibility barriers, and the elderly 
* Helpline: 647-873-2230, Email: 
* see facebook group for more information  
Share the Goods 
* need a little help? Click here 
* fill out a few quick questions and they'll share your email with someone who can lend a hand 
* provided you’re located in Canada, they’ll do their best to pair you with a match 
* match will either order online for home delivery, order online and have you pick up in-store, personally shop and deliver to you 
* want to help? Click here 
* see website for more information  

Local Restaurants

Taste of Burlington 
* Food-Related Businesses Offering Services During COVID-19 
* see website for details 
BurlingtonON Restaurants Takeout/Delivery 
* Facebook group 
* Burlington restaurants now have a place to post whether they are open, offering curbside pickup, delivery and daily specials 
* see Facebook page for details 
* information provided by Visit Oakville 
* many local businesses still offer services for takeout and delivery 
* see here for details 
Halton Hills 
* information provided by Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce 
* Halton Hills Food & Restaurant Updates 
* see here for details 
* information provided by Milton Chamber of Commerce 
* click on "Support Milton Restaurants" for a list of local restaurants, hours, and how to get food from them 
* see here for details
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Varies by program, contact for details
Application Varies by program, contact for details
Languages English
Fees None
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Located In Community Halton Region
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Halton Region, ON
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Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Disabilities ; Food ; Health Care ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Food Banks ; Food Programs ; Fresh Food Programs ; Home Delivered ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Programs for Home Support ; Supports for Families ; Supports for Older Adults
Service Categories Eating Establishments ~ COVID-19 ; Errand Running/Shopping Assistance ~ COVID-19 ; Food Banks ~ COVID-19 ; Good Food Boxes ~ COVID-19 ; Grocery Delivery ~ COVID-19 ; Home Delivered Meals ~ COVID-19 ; Outreach Programs ~ COVID-19 ; Personal/Grooming Supplies ~ COVID-19

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