St Basil's Social Action Group

Public Comments Agency's Christmas Program for 2019 is full, no longer taking registrants.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa (City of)
Address & Map
Mailing Address St Basil's Church 
940 Rex Ave 
Ottawa, ON K2A 2P7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Emergency Food Cupboard: three to four-day supply of food is given once a month, except in emergencies * $5 voucher for milk is given to children and pregnant women * the food is delivered, except on weekends 
Christmas Program: Food Vouchers and gifts are given to families known to the group and also through referrals from other organizations 
Clothing: available to those who need it by way of a voucher redeemable at St. Vincent de Paul store
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm * closed the first week of the month
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries South: To Baseline Rd from Clyde Ave to Woodroffe Ave 
West: Woodroffe Ave from Baseline Rd to Lenester Ave, Sherbourne Rd from Carling Ave to Dovercourt Ave 
North: Lenester Ave from Woodroffe Ave to Maitland Dr, Dovercourt Ave from Sherbourne Rd to Kirkwood Ave 
East: Clyde Ave from Baseline Rd to Carling Ave, Kirkwood Ave from Carling Ave to Dovercourt Ave
Eligibility Those in need in the area served by the parish, i.e. those on social assistance or on a low income
Application Call and leave a message, the call will be returned and arrangements will be made for delivery.

To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator by clicking here. * NOTE: be aware the postal code may direct callers living close to a boundary to the wrong food bank. Always inform the callers of this possibility. The clients should provide their address to ensure they are oriented towards the right resource. If you are unsure of a referral, call the Food Bank.
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Clothing Vouchers ; Food Banks ; Grocery Delivery ; Household Goods Vouchers
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-729-5149 ext 207
Fax 613-729-0498
Primary Executive Michael Gleeson, Coordinator
Other Details
Established 1963
Funding Donations
Accreditation No

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