|Record #: OCR3160||Last Full Update: 10 Jun 2019|
|Alternate Name||CV19 ; OCR|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
221 Nelson St
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C7
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|Intersection||Nelson St and Rideau St|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Parking||Pay parking lot|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 (14 April 2020): this food bank has moved to a hamper model. Drop in at the main door of the centre. Food is typically available once every 30 days.
Emergency Food Cupboard program for all residents of Ottawa
|Hours||COVID-19: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Individuals 16 years and older
|Application||Centre's registration required in order to access food cupboard, walk-ins cannot always be accommodated.
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.
To find which Community Health and Resource Centre serves a specific area, click here.
|Languages||English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act|
|Service Categories||Food Bank Referral Programs ; Food Banks|
|Primary Contact||Zoe, Client Access Worker|
|Primary Executive||David Gibson, Executive Director|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107953671 RR0001|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Resources||Resource Center * website|
|Accreditation||Yes, by Community Organizational Health Inc. * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centers.|