WHERE TO GET HELP IN HAMILTON
Hamilton Food Share is an emergency food hub that provides nutritious food to hunger relief programs across the city. Below is a list of food bank services open and available to Hamilton clients. Learn more by contacting the service closest to you.
Please note: Hamilton Food Share does not serve the public at our facility.
Salvation Army, Dundas | 150 King St. W., Dundas ON L9H 1V4 | (905) 627-0572 [By appointment only]
Salvation Army | 80 Bay St. N., Hamilton ON L8R 3N3 | (905) 540-1888 ext. 101 [By appointment only]
Good Shepherd Venture Centre | 155 Cannon St. E., Hamilton ON L8L 0A2 | (905) 972-9485 [By appointment only]
Mission Services of Hamilton | 196 Wentworth St. N., Hamilton ON L8L 5V7 | (905) 528-4212
Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9am-12pm & 1pm-3pm
Tuesday and Thursday, 9am-12pm
Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg | 785 Britannia Ave, Hamilton, ON L8H 2B5 | 905-549-4884 option 1 [By appointment only – please call to schedule an appointment]
Accepting Phone Calls from Monday to Thursday 8am – 3pm.
Living Rock Ministries | 30 Wilson St., Hamilton ON L8R 1C5 | (905) 528-7625 ext. 259
Hours of Operation:
FREE Breakfast: Monday to Friday 9am-10am
FREE Dinner: Monday-Friday from 4pm-5pm
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 1pm-4pm for grocery pickup.
Weekend Meals: Saturday & Sunday from 12noon-5pm (Meals and Food Hampers)
To Schedule Grocery delivery book on-line at www.livingrock.ca
Welcome Inn Community Centre | 40 Wood St. E., Hamilton ON L8L 3Y3 | (905) 525-5824
Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10:30am-2pm
Neighbour to Neighbour Centre | 28 Athens St., Hamilton ON L9C 3K9 | (905) 574-1334 [By appointment only]
Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9:30am-3:15pm. Thursday 12:30pm-7:15pm
*Stoney Creek Food Bank| 605 Highway #8, Stoney Creek ON L8G 5G2 – Rear Entrance| (905) 643-2090
*only serves residents of Stoney Creek. Hours of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:30am-1pm
Flamborough Food Bank | 1432 Centre Road, Carlisle, ON L0R 1H1 | (905) 690 – 1036
Hours of Operation: Wednesdays 1-8pm
Ancaster Community Services | 300 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, ON L9G 2B9 | (905) 648 – 6675 [By appointment only]
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 9am – 4pm
Good Shepherd Centre| 135 Mary St., Hamilton ON L8R 1K4 | (905) 972-9485
Wesley Day Centre| 52 Catharine St. N., Hamilton ON L8R 1J1 (Rebecca Street entrance) | (905) 528-5629 | Open daily with meals.
De Mazenod Door Outreach, St. Patrick’s Church| 440 King St. E, Hamilton, ON L8N 1C6 | (905) 522 -9828
Hours of Operation: Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10am-11am & 11am-12pm (Breakfast & Lunch)
Friday (BBQ) 10am-11am (Breakfast), 1pm-2:30pm (Lunch)
Supported Emergency Food Programs
The Eva Rothwell Centre will still operate the Emergency Food Pantry via appointment. Appointments can be made by contacting Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-526-1558 ext. 408 (Non-perishable and hygiene items only)
Jewish Family Services Kosher Food Bank | 30 King Street East, Dundas | 905-627-9922 ext. 29 | Monday to Thursday 10am – 3:30pm (Please call ahead to schedule an appointment or book a delivery)
Baraka Food Box at Hamilton Mountain Mosque. Currently the mosque is closed for in person visits. They are running a drive through model that happens on every second Saturday of the month and requires pre-registration. The registration form can be found here: https://form.jotform.com/201847387877271 Next distribution will happen on February 13th. For any further information please visit their website or email at email@example.com