Emergency Food Programs

Contact(s)

Nipissing District

Community

Program

Location

Regular dates and times

Requirement for access

Contact

Bonfield 

Bonfield and Rutherglen Food Bank  408 Gagnon Street, Bonfield

3rd Tuesday of the month
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

(must call ahead)

Proof of residency 705-776-2641
Raymonddenise20@gmail.com

Garden Village

Garden Village, Nipissing First Nation Food Bank  23 Philip Ave,
Garden Village
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.,
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Proof of residency, income verification, identification for each family member 705-753-6972
beckyc@nfn.ca

Mattawa 

Mattawa Food Bank

Mike Rodden Arena

450 Hurdman Street, 

Mattawa

Every other Wednesday of the month

9 a.m.. to 12 p.m.

None

705-744-0008 
waynereid116@gmail.com
705-218-1158 
franandbrian1996@hotmail.com
249-591-8355  
shannon.johnson.1977@outlook.com

North Bay

            
Emmanuel United Church
Food Bank
395 Lakeshore Drive

Thursday 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Proof of residency, identification
(Must live on Lakeshore side of the overpass)

705-472-1806
eucnbminister@gmail.com
Gathering Place 
Meal Program
1181 Cassells Street

Monday - Friday:

Breakfast: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Daily:

Dinner: 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Excluding Wednesday)

  None 705-474-7687
dennis.chippa@
thegatheringplacenorthbay.ca
 
Nipissing University
Food Bank
Nipissing University campus; Game Room of Chancellor’s House residence 

Wednesdays 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Accessible once per week limit 2 bags per visit

Nipissing University students only; valid student i.d. required 705-474-3461, ext 4801
info@nusu.com
North Bay Food Bank 1016 Fisher Street

Monday & Friday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Wednesday  12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Proof of residency, identification, income verification, rent receipt

(Access limited to once every 30 days)

705-495-3290
Debbie@northbayfoodbank.ca 
North Bay Indigenous Food Security Program 980 Cassells Street, 5th Street Entry Door (side of building)

Thursdays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (until further notice)

Proof of residency

705-472-2811, ext 230
Roger Assiniwe

Redeemer Lutheran Church 
Food Bank

Corner of Second and Ferguson 

Tuesday 9:30 a.m. 

(Limited to first 6 patrons. First come, first served)

None  705-472-9169
Jcflote@cogeco.ca 
Salvation Army
Food Bank

134 McIntyre Street East

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Income verification, identification, rent receipt
(Access limited to once per month)
705-474-7859
Bonita_mcgory
@can.salvationarmy.org
 
St. Andrew’s United Church 
Food Bank
399 Cassells Street Thursdays 
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.; 
5 items per household 
None 705-472-7680
tdavis_standrews@cogeco.net
St Brice's Anglican Church 1225 Cassells Street Thursday 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Identification required for first visit 705-474-4005

Aasejjensen@yahoo.ca  
Peter.armstrong@ns.sympatico.ca

St Johns Anglicans Church 301 Main Street East

Food Bank:
Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Community Drop-In Meal:
Wednesday
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Identification

705-472-6070
peggymorrison48@gmail.com
lynda.doug.hughes@gmail.com 
St Peters Catholic Church
Food Bank
299 Airport Road  

Tuesday
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Appt. only call Monday 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. to book

Identification, proof of residency 

(Access limited to once per month)

705-472-1817
Stpeters@cogeco.net 
Student Nutrition Program

The Gathering Place, 1181 Cassells Street 

Home Style Cafe, 741 Wallace Road

Gateway Pentecostal Church,
147 Marshall Avenue

Gathering Place: Mondays 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Home Style Cafe: Wednesdays 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Gateway Pentecostal Church:
Thursdays
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Families outside of North Bay can receive grocery gift cards in lieu of boxes of food items.

Contact Student Nurition Ontario for details 705-476-3288, ext. 1611
studentnutrition
@communitylivingnorthbay.org 
Trinity United Church 111 McIntyre Street East

Food Bank
Monday 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Infant Food Cupboard: Thursday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Identification 705-474-3310
trinitynorthbay@gmail.com

Sturgeon Falls

West Nipissing Food Bank 

109 Third Street, Sturgeon Falls

3rd Wednesday of the month
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Interview, identification, Proof of residency, income verification, SIN number

705-753-0314
Emergency: 705-471-9862
Rcrenaud@hotmail.com 

Parry Sound District

Community

Program

Location

Regular dates and times

Requirement for access

Contact

Burk’s Falls

Burks Falls Food Bank 205 Ontario Street, lower level Burk’s Falls By appointment only Proof of residency, identification for all household members, income verification, expense information. Accessible once per month only

705-380-4669 to schedule appointment
705-571-0125  
burksfallsanddistrictfoodbank
@gmail.com

joymurphy88@gmail.com

Callander

Callander and District Food Bank  78 Lansdowne Street
Callander
Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Call ahead to place orders

Proof of residency, number of people in household, and income required on first visit

(Access limited to once per month)

705-752-4819
Rosemarydupuis@sympatico.ca

 

Parry Sound

  

Harvest Share Parry Sound
Foo Bank

93 James Street

Parry Sound
September to June. Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. –
By appointment and delivery only. 
Proof of residency, identification

705-774-9111 
1-833-366-3447
parrysoundharvestshare
@gmail.com
 

Salvation Army 
Food Bank

61 Gibson Street

Parry Sound
Monday - Friday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. by appointment 

Identification 

 

705-746-5391, ext. 225
Caroline_claridge
@can.salvationarmy.org
tsaparrysound@gmail.com

 

St. James Centennial United Church
Meal Program

(Mary St Centre)

 

24 Mary Street

Parry Sound
Church is closed; takeout meals Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Non-perishable food or monetary donation (optional) 705-746-8553
stjames@cogeco.net

Powassan

Powassan Food Bank 250 Clark Street
Powassan
By appointment Proof of residency, identification,  income verification, number of people in household 705-492-3415
705-724-3015
7243015@gmail.com  

South River

Good Happenings Food Bank RR #1, South River Thursday 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Identification  705-386-2615
705-978-0383
Eagleflight15@gmail.com

Sundridge  

Sundridge Food Bank Almaguin Highlands Community Living, 78 Ontario Street Sundridge Wednesday  11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proof of residency, identification, income verification

705-384-7017

705-492-2502 (emergency contact)
doreenmram@gmail.com

North Bay

345 Oak Street West
705-474-1400

Parry Sound

70 Joseph Street Unit #302
705-746-5801

Burk's Falls

17 Copeland Street (by appointment only)
1-800-563-2808