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Compassion Society of Halton

Site: Burlington

Service: Emergency Food Cupboard

Record #: OAK5029
Last Full Update: 30 May 2022

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Primary Executive Andrea Dodd, Chair, Board of Directors; Email:
Funding Grants ; Fundraising - Annual Appeal, Elvis and Friends in Apr ; Donations - from individuals, corporations, churches, and service clubs (financial, food and food vouchers)

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Food bank with staple items and fresh items including: 
* bread and buns (provided by Food For Life and Cobs Bread)  
* pizza (provided by Little Caesars) 
* daily fresh foods delivery of fruits, vegetables, meat and dairy etc.  
* KCC bags of chicken when available and frozen food when available 
Collection boxes: see website for updated locations

Hours Mon and Fri 12 noon-3:30 pm * Wed 4 pm-7 pm 
* closed on statutory holidays  
* in case of inclement weather, call to see if open
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Proof of income * photo identification showing residency in Halton, Notice of Assessment or proof of income (ODSP, OW, etc.) for the last 3 months
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; French - Mon and Fri only ; Farsi ; German ; Hindi ; Italian - 12 noon-1 pm ; Spanish ; Urdu
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
1881 Fairview St, Units 4 and 5
Burlington, ON L7S 2K4
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Intersection Brant St and Fairview St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Food
HCSD Sub Heading Food Banks ; Fresh Food Programs
Service Categories Food Banks ; Food Donation Programs ; Good Food Boxes

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Locations for this Service

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