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Centretown Churches Social Action Committee

Service: Centretown Emergency Food Centre

Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Centretown United Church
507 Bank St, Basement
Ottawa, ON K2P 1Z5
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Intersection Bank St and Catherine St
Mailing Address c/o Kerry Kaiser 
507 Bank St 
Ottawa, ON K2P 1Z5
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Arrangements can be made
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (7 April 2020): Food bank (pre-packaged food service only) * food service relocated from basement of CentreTown United Church to the chapel on the main floor * Meals-to-go program offered on same schedule as the Food bank at the same entrance that they usually use * wheelchair accessible * bagged lunches are from Centre, 507 Bank St * this information is regularly updated on their website

Three to four day emergency food hamper to Centretown residents living within the boundaries once per month * staffed by volunteers
Hours COVID-19 Mon, Fri 12 noon-1 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Boundaries Wellington St (North) to Billings Bridge (South) * Main St, including Lees Ave (East) to Lyon St (West)
Eligibility Residents of Centretown area
Application Drop-in to the centre or call. Bring identification and proof of residence.

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 ; French ; Arabic ; Portuguese ; Spanish
Fees None
Service Categories Food Banks
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-232-3059
Fax Call first 613-232-3059
Primary Contact Kerry Kaiser, Coordinator
Other Details
Established 1952
Funding City / Town ; Grants - Ottawa Food Bank * Catholic and Anglican Diocese * United Church ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 887274769 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Pamphlets
Accreditation No

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