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Deseronto Helping Hands Food Bank

Service: Food Bank

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Alternate Name CV19 ; VIQ
Location & Accessibility
Site Location east end of Fire Hall facing park (entrance door)
Located In Community Deseronto
Address & Map
Deseronto Fire Hall (east side entrance)
316 Edmon St W
Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0
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Intersection Edmon St and Centre St
Mailing Address c/o Larry McGlade Co-Ordinator 
Box 111 
Deseronto, ON K0K 1X0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) CV19 Food bank is still operating the 2nd and 4th Thurs of each month from 10 am- 12 noon * Increased Health and Safety standards with no entry to building, when arrive knock on front door of building and someone will pass out items to client * Donations accepted during operating hours (March 28, 2020) 
Provides food boxes to qualifying families living in Deseronto and Tyendinaga Township. Garden plots & local citizens supply us with fresh veggies * advice on nutrition & preparation of food * refer pregnant women & new moms to appropriate programs in the area * encourage clients to try the good food box program run by Community Care
Sup. Description Try to supply nutritious food (yogurt, cheese, fresh fruit, eggs) as expenses will allow. Provide diapers, formula & baby food.
Hours COVID19 Second and Fourth Thu 10 am- 12 noon
Areas Served Deseronto ; Shannonville ; Tyendinaga Township
Boundaries County Road which separates Lennox & Addington County from Hastings.(Deseronto Boundary Rd, Roads separating Deseronto & Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory  
Northern boundary is 2 road concessions north of Enright Rd  
West boundary one km west of Shannonville Rd Bay of Quinte in the South.
Eligibility No restrictions
Application New clients required to bring proof of income and expenses, present address & photo I.D.
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Food Banks
Contact Information
Office Phone No office phone
Crisis Phone Deseronto Town Hall at 613-396-2440
Primary Contact Larry McGlade, Co-Ordinator
Alternate Contact Deseronto Town Hall; Phone: 613-396-2440
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding Donations of food & money from area Churches, Schools, Organizations & individuals.  
Our facility is provided by the Town of Deseronto rent-free.

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