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North Hastings Community Trust

Site: Bancroft

Service: Community Trust

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Alternate Name Community Trust ; CV19 ; NH Community Trust ; NHCT ; PFNH: Poverty Free NH ; Poverty Free North Hastings ; The Trust ; VIQ
Former Name Bancroft Community Trust
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Bancroft
Mailing Address c/o Jane Kali, Program Coordinator 
PO Box 1615 
Bancroft, ON 
Canada K0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) CV19 Agency is working reduced hour Tues-Fri 12 noon- 3 pm * Providing Bagged Lunches * Providing non-perishables as per availability * Offering Harm Reductions Kits & Naloxone Kits * No financial assistance at this time-refer to the Hasting County office or Local Ontario Works 
Bancroft & area resources available through  
(March 31, 2020) 
Provides emergency and sustainable solutions to poverty in North Hastings. 
Our programs includes Harm Reduction and Street Outreach * Food Share * Home Share * Wood Share * Harvest the North * Community Gardens * Individual support and advocacy
Hours COVID19 Tues-Fri 12 noon- 3 pm
Areas Served North Hastings - Bancroft, Birds Creek, Coe Hill, Gilmour, L'Amable, Maynooth, Maple Leaf, Paudash
Boundaries Must live within North Hastings. Other areas in the county covered by the Belleville Community Trust, Centre Hastings Community Trust and Quinte West Community Trust. We do not serve Haliburton County which includes Cardiff.
Eligibility no restrictions * contact to apply
Application contact to apply
Languages English ; Interpretive Services ; Arrangements will be made to work with a translator for any other languages, including French and ASL, whenever possible. Please request any assistance or accessibility measures that would make it easier for you to access our services.
Fees None
Service Categories Bag Lunches/Dinners ; Food Banks ; Medical Expense Assistance ; Opioid Antidote Distribution Programs ; Rent Payment Assistance ; Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance ; Utility Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-332-3657
Toll Free Phone Not available.
After Hours Phone 1-866-414-0300 - After hours this phone number can be used to request emergency housing for homeless individuals and those in crisis.
TTY Phone Please contact us via e-mail, fax or Bell Relay services to make arrangements to communicate via TTY. At this time, one machine exists in the area to be shared by all non-profit agencies.
Crisis Phone 1-866-414-0300 - If the North Hastings Community Trust is closed please contact the Intake Access Centre for Ontario Works to get emergency financial assistance.
Primary Contact Jane Kali, Programme Coordinator, North Hastings Community Trust; Email:
Primary Executive Michelle Marois, Finance DIrector
Other Details
Established 2002
Funding Regional / Municipal - Hastings County Social Services ; Donations ; United Way ; Foundation - Lush Cosmetics: Freedonia; Community Justice Fund; private donations
Elections Held at Annual General Meeting in June.
Print Material Brochures and business cards available to other agencies upon request.
Accreditation Charitable Number: 86021 9864 RR0001

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