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Food Resources

Call ahead as resources can change

Most organizations have closed their doors during COVID-19 but are serving food / groceries through back doors or windows. Call ahead for each organizations' instructions. For more resources, visit inCommunities food resources in Niagara.

Community agencies

  • Fort Erie
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Outreach Program Erie (COPE)

    32 Dufferin St.
    905-871-2526

    Food bank

    Monday to Thursday
    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Food bank is open.

    Clothing and household goods are not available.

    Meals on Wheels

    32 Idylewylde St.
    905-871-9366

    Meal program Call ahead for hours and information.

    Delivering frozen dinners once a week.

    Ridgeway Lions Club (Crystal Ridge Community Centre)

    99 Ridge Rd. S

    Meal program Monday, Wednesday and Friday
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Take-away meals and pick-up available.

    St. Andrew's Church

    203 Highland Ave.
    905-871-3450

    Meal program

    Not available

    The lunch program is currently unavailable.

    St. George Catholic Church

    56 Ridgeway Rd.
    905-894-8592

    Food bank Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10 a.m. - noon

    Food bank is open.

    Available for those in need in Crystal Beach, Ridgeway and Stevensville.

    St. Joseph's Church

    3718 Netherby Rd.
    905-353-2224

    Not available Not available Community dinners are currently unavailable.

    St. Michael's Church

    310 Central Ave.
    905-394-0203

    Grocery vouchers Call first for hours Call for information.

    St. Paul's Kitchen

    32 Idelwylde St.
    905-394-0203

    Meal program

    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Take-away meals available. Pick-up only.

    The Salvation Army

    255 Gilmore Rd.
    905-871-1592

    Food bank

    Monday, Wednesday and Friday
    Noon - 3:30 p.m.

    Food bank is open.

    Pre-packaged bags of food are handed out at the door.

    There are no community meals or perishable pick-ups.

  • Grimsby
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Support Services of Niagara - Meals on Wheels

    5045 Valleyview Rd.
    905-563-9501 ext. 21

    Meal program Monday to Friday, meals delivered between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Can include hot and frozen meals.

    Serving clients who are seniors and/or adults with disabilities located in Welland, Pelham, Lincoln, West Lincoln and Grimsby.

    Grimsby Benevolent Fund

    40 Elm St.
    905-309-5664

    Food bank Tuesday to Friday
    10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    Food bank is open. Call ahead to arrange pick-up of food.
  • Lincoln
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Care of West Niagara

    4309 Central Ave., Beamsville
    905-563-5822

    Food bank

    Monday to Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

    The food bank is open for clients. Food donations are accepted.

    Call ahead before visiting and go to the back door and ring the doorbell for assistance.

    Community Care of West Niagara

    3831 Victoria Ave., Vineland
    905-563-5822

    Food bank

    Tuesday to Thursday
    1 - 4:30 p.m.

    The food bank is open for clients. Food donations are accepted.

    Call ahead before visiting and go to the back door and ring the doorbell for assistance.

    Community Support Services of Niagara - Meals on Wheels

    5045 Valleyview Rd.
    905-563-9501 ext. 21

    Meal program Monday to Friday, meals delivered between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Can include hot and frozen meals.

    Serving clients who are seniors and/or adults with disabilities located in Welland, Pelham, Lincoln, West Lincoln and Grimsby.

    Village of Hope

    2831 King St.
    905-562-3003

    Meal program / grocery delivery / food bank Monday to Saturday
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Food bank, take-away breakfast and snack program for kids. Door to step grocery deliveries for seniors in Lincoln.
  • Niagara-on-the-Lake
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Meals on Wheels

    5546 Portage Rd. (Niagara Falls)
    905-356-7548

    Meal program

    Monday to Thursday
    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Delivery is continuing for a fee of $7.20.

    Frozen meals can be ordered.

    Newark Neighbours

    310 John St. E
    905-468-3519

    Food bank

    Tuesday and Thursday
    9:30 a.m. - noon

    Emergency food available for current food bank clients.

  • Niagara Falls
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Main St. Baptist Church

    6151 Main St.
    905-354-9057

    Food bank Not available Food pantry is closed.

    Meals on Wheels

    5546 Portage Rd.
    905-356-7548

    Meal program

    Hot lunch entree Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Frozen meals, Tuesday from 12 - 12:30 p.m.

    Delivery is continuing for a fee of $7.20.

    Niagara Falls Christian Ministries (Lundy's Lane United Church - Battlefield Centre, Main Sanctuary)

    6085 Lundy's Ln.
    289-686-3406

    Food bank Tuesdays 1 - 5 p.m. by appointment

    Food bank is closed.

    Visit by appointment only by calling Darlene Cane at 289-686-3406.

    Niagara Falls Community Outreach

    4865 Lawrence St.
    905-354-1640

    Meal program Monday to Sunday
    11:40 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.

    Take-away lunches will be given out at the door.

    Niagara Worship Centre

    6846 Frederica St.
    905-356-0635

    Food bank / meal program

    Monday to Thursday
    9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Frozen meal first Tuesday of each month a 6 p.m.

    Food pantry is open. Program running until June 2021.

    Project Share

    4129 Stanley Ave.
    Unit 2
    905-357-5121

    Food bank and overnight shelter

    Food bank
    Monday to Friday
    10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    The shelter is available 24/7 and serving three meals a day.

    Clients need to register at the front door. Once registered, go to the back door where a staff member will give you a prepackaged bag of food (depending on family size).

    The Salvation Army

    5720 Dorchester Rd.
    905-358-8394

    Not available Not available Not currently offering the Friday scheduled stop in Niagara Falls.

    Southminister United Church (Thrift shop and community lunch program)

    6801 Hagar Ave.
    905-354-2125

    Meal program Not available Closed until further notice.
  • Niagara region
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Crew

    289-273-0859

    Meal program Tuesday and Thursday 12 p.m.

    Community Crew serves lunches to children in need during the school year. Parents and children can register directly through their school to be part of the program.

    Community Support Services of Niagara

    905-682-3800 ext. 706

    Grocery delivery Monday to Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Grocery delivery service is available for individuals over the age of 55 or if you're an adult living with a disability.
    The Salvation Army, Niagara Mobile Outreach Program Food bank

    Monday: Fort Erie / Crystal Beach

    Tuesday: Welland / Port Colborne

    Wednesday: St. Catharines / Thorold

    Friday: discontinued

    Saturday: St. Catharines / Thorold

    Food truck services have continued except for Friday stops in Niagara Falls.
  • Pelham
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Support Services of Niagara - Meals on Wheels (Seaway Mall)

    800 Niagara St.
    905-788-3181 ext. 25

    Meal program Not available

    Delivery is continuing for a fee of $7.20.

    Frozen meals can be ordered.

    Pelham Cares

    191 Hwy. 20 E.
    905-892-5300

    Food bank Monday to Friday
    8:30 a.m. - noon

    Must be a resident of Pelham.

    Call ahead to register. They are offering prepacked bags of food

  • Port Colborne
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Meals on Wheels

    260 Sugarloaf St.
    905-835-1581

    Meal program

    Monday to Friday
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    No changes, call for questions.

    Port Cares

    92 Charlotte St.
    905-834-3629

    Food bank, meal program and food delivery

    Mondays: 4 - 5 p.m.

    Wednesdays: Noon - 1 p.m.

    Thursdays: 4 - 5 p.m.

    Pre-packaged groceries and take-out meals will be provided to registered clients available at the Reach Out Centre, 61 Nickel St.

    The Reach Out Centre Dining Hall is closed.

    Food hamper delivery service is available for seniors or adults living with a disability in Port Colborne or Wainfleet. To register, call 905-835-1914 and press 1.

    St. James and St. Brendan Anglican Church

    72 Charlotte St.
    905-834-3184

    Not available

    Not available

    Status of service is unknown.
  • St. Catharines
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Care St. Catharines

    12 North St.
    905-685-1349

    Food bank

    Monday to Friday
    10 a.m. - noon and 12:30 - 3 p.m.

    The food bank is open. Bring ID.

    Pre-packed bags of food and produce being provided.

    Meals on Wheels St. Catharines

     

    Meal program Monday to Friday
    8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    The congregate / lunch out dining program has been cancelled.

    Hot and frozen meals can be ordered.

    Continue to deliver for a fee of $7.20.

    Northend Church

    455 Geneva St.
    905-934-3398

    Food bank Orders can be made Monday or Tuesday online or by phone. Items are delivered Thursday. A mobile food pantry that can drop-off food and items at home or place of residence for free. Call to make a selection.

    Open Arms of Jesus Outreach Ministry

    60 Facer St.
    289-271-1281

    Food bank Not available

    Pre-packed bag of food for Facer St. area only.

    Ozanam Centre - Knights of Columbus Hall

    235 Church St.
    905-687-8089

    Meal program Monday to Friday, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Take-away lunches.

    Salvation Army

    400 Niagara St.
    905-935-4311

    Food bank Tuesday to Thursday
    9:30 a.m. - noon
    Pre-packed groceries are by appointment only. If service is needed, call Monday of that week before 12 noon.

    St. Alfred's Roman Catholic Church

    272 Vine St.
    905-934-9703

    Food bank

    Food bank
    Same hours

    Pre-packaged bags of food handed out at back door.

    St. George's Anglican Church

    83 Church St.
    905-682-9232

    Meal program

    Breakfast: Sunday to Saturday, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.

    Dinner: Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.

    Daily breakfast and monthly dinner.

    All food is take-away and can be picked up at the parish hall at the back of the church.

    Silver Spire United Church

    366 St. Paul St.
    905-682-8328

    Food bank / meal program

    Dinner
    6 p.m.

    Breakfast,
    Monday to Friday, after 9 a.m. morning prayer

    Open daily for drop-in (homeless only). Emergency groceries available. Community breakfast and emergency food pantry open after 9 a.m. morning prayer.

    Start Me Up Niagara

    17 Gale Cres.
    905-984-5310

    Meal program

    Saturday and Sunday
    11:15 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Out of the Cold Supper take-away dinner, Sunday to Saturday
    5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    Take-away lunches.

    Out of the Cold Supper runs from Nov. 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021.

    Sunday: Knights of Columbus Hall, 235 Church St.

    Monday: Silver Spire United Church, 366 St. Paul St.

    Tuesday: Cathedral of St. Catherine, 3 Lyman St.

    Wednesday: St. George's Anglican Church, 83 Church St.

    Thursday: St. Alfred Roman Catholic Church, 272 Vine St.

    Friday: Knox Presbyterian Church, 53 Church St.

    Saturday: Queen St. Baptist Church, 57 Queen St.

    The RAFT

    17 Centre St.
    905-984-4365

    Meal program Daily
    6 - 7 p.m.
    Take-away dinners for youth.

    Westview Centre4Women

    124 Queenston St.
    905-687-4848

    Food bank / meal program

    Tuesday to Thursday
    10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1 - 4 p.m.

    Closed 12:30 - 1 p.m. for cleaning.

    Pantry open from 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. and 1 - 2 p.m.

    Building is open for clients. Lunch served at 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. Pantry is open.

    Youth Unlimited

    226 Merritt St.
    905-988-1331

    Not available Not available Closed until further notice.
  • Thorold
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Care Thorold

    19 Albert St. W
    905-227-9240

    Food bank Monday to Friday
    10 a.m. - noon and 1 - 3 p.m.
    Emergency food access for Thorold and Port Robinson residents.

    Living Water Community Church

    42 Ormond St. S
    905-227-1922

    Meal program

    First Monday of the month
    Noon - 1 p.m.

    Third Friday of the month 5 - 7 p.m.

    Take-away meals.

    St. John's Church

    12 Carleton St. S
    905-227-5431

    Meal program

    Not available

    Closed until further notice.

    Trinity United Church

    15 Pine St. S
    905-227-4644

    Meal program

    Not available

    Community dinners are currently unavailable.
  • Wainfleet
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Meals on Wheels

    260 Sugarloaf St.
    905-835-1581

    Meal program Not available No changes, call for questions.

    Port Cares

    92 Charlotte St.
    905-834-3629

    Food delivery Not available Food hamper delivery service is available for seniors or adults living with a disability in Port Colborne or Wainfleet. To register, call 905-835-1914 and press 1.
  • Welland
    Agency Contact Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Support Services of Niagara - Meals on Wheels (Seaway Mall)

    800 Niagara St.
    905-788-3181 ext. 25

    Meal program Not available

    Delivery is continuing for a fee of $7.20

    Hot lunch entrees available and frozen meals can be ordered.

    Holy Trinity Anglican Church

    77 Division St.
    905-734-3543

    Food bank / meal program Every second Friday

    Hygiene and food pantry are open and available at the back window.

    Open Arms Mission

    22 Fifth St.
    905-788-3800

    Food bank / meal program

    Food bank
    Tuesday to Thursday
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    Friday
    9 a.m. - noon

    Personal care bank
    Tuesday and Thursday
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    The drop-in centre is closed.

    Southridge Community Church

    414 River Rd.
    905-682-9901

    Meal program Every second Friday Curbside deliveries with about 12 meals each.

    St. Kevin's Roman Parish

    303 Niagara St.
    905-735-5885

    Food bank Not available Harvest Kitchen meal and food pantry is cancelled.

    St. Vincent de Paul

    51 East Main St.
    905-734-2340

    Food vouchers Not available Delivering food vouchers to clients. Call ahead at 289-501-8099.

    The Hope Centre

    570 King St.
    905-788-0744

    Food bank / meal program

    Pick-up for pre-packaged food: Monday to Friday
    9:30 - 11:45 a.m. and 1 - 3 p.m.

    Take-out lunch: Monday to Friday 11 a.m - 1 p.m.

    Pre-packaged food hampers for individuals and families based on family size through food bank distributed by pick-up / drop-off window. It can be found on the east side of the agency.

    Take-away lunches distributed through the entrance / exit at the south side of the agency.

    The Salvation Army

    800 Niagara St.
    905-735-5700

    Food bank Hours remain same as the Seaway Mall
    11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Pre-packed bags of food available.

    Welland Harvest Kitchen

    77 Division St. E
    905-734-3543

    Meal program Fill out application for food delivery at the food and hygiene pantry at Holy Trinity Anglican Church on the third Thursday of the month. Delivering frozen meals bi-weekly to those in need. Working with Southridge and other churches in Welland. Program runs November to March.
  • West Lincoln
    Agency / Contact Program Hours COVID-19 Updates

    Community Support Services of Niagara - Meals on Wheels

    5045 Valleyview Rd.
    905-563-9501 ext. 21

    Meal program Monday to Friday, meals delivered between 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Can deliver hot and frozen meals.

    Serving clients who are seniors and/or adults with disabilities located in Welland, Pelham, Lincoln, West Lincoln and Grimsby

    West Lincoln Community Care

    2660 Industrial Park Rd.
    905-957-5882

    Food bank

    Tuesday
    9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Wednesday
    3 - 7 p.m.

    Thursday
    9:30 - 4 p.m.

    The food bank is open. Pre-packed bags of food are distributed at the door.

    Food donations are being accepted.

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