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Just Food

Site: The Seeds and Soil Home Garden Project

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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Joint project with the City of Ottawa’s Human Needs Task Force and Just Food * 3000 seed and soil packages available to distribute throughout the community over the next 2 weeks * given out by registering on a first-come, first-served basis * maximum 1 package per household * need a vehicle for pickup or delivery options available from the support of volunteers and based on availability

Each package comes with:
* 6-7 different types of seed (swiss chard, kale, turnip, cabbage, beets, peas, yellow and green beans)
* soil: an amount equal to 3 black/blue recycle boxes full
* basic instructions and links to other information on how to grow

Other website: ottawa.ca/en/family-and-social-services/family-and-social-services-covid-19-info/resources-people-need#seeds-and-soil-home-gardening
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility People in Ottawa living on lower incomes or who have lost their job due to COVID-19 * must have access to a personal yard (can be small)
Application Application form can be found at justfood.ca/garden2020 * if having issues with registration, such as not having internet or unable to access the form, email seedsandsoil@ottawa.ca or call 613-580-2424 ext 26753 to register
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Service Categories Home Gardening Assistance/Supplies
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-580-2424 ext 26753
E-Mail seedsandsoil@ottawa.ca
Website justfood.ca/garden2020/
Other Details
Established 2020
Funding City / Town

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