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Food Banks - Ottawa

Food banks provide food items on an emergency basis to individuals and families in need. Banks usually provide a one to three day supply of food, once a month to once every three months, per individual or family. Identification for each family member and proof of income and/or residency may be required. Most food banks distribute baby food.


These services are located in Ottawa
All Saints' Anglican Church - Westboro Region Food Bank  
All Saints' Anglican Church, 354 Madison Ave, Ottawa, ON  K2A 0E7
Banff Avenue Community House  
2084A-B Banff Ave, Ottawa, ON  K1V 7X9
Barrhaven Food Cupboard  
Barrhaven United Church, 3013 Jockvale Rd, Ottawa, ON  K2J 4E4
613‑825‑4505 * leave a message
Britannia Woods Community House  
115 Ritchie St, Unit 9, Ottawa, ON  K2B 6E8
Caldwell Family Centre  
1100 Medford St, Units 20-22, Ottawa, ON  K1Z 8L5
General Information 613‑728‑1800 * Christmas Food Assistance Information Line 613‑728‑1800 ext 500
Capital City Mission  
521 Rideau St, Ottawa, ON  K1N 5Z5
Caring and Sharing Exchange (The) - Ottawa - Christmas Exchange Program  
Nepean, ON  K2C 3H4
Administration 613‑226‑6434 * for registration information, call 2‑1‑1
Centretown Churches Social Action Committee - Centretown Emergency Food Centre  
Centretown United Church, 507 Bank St, Basement, Ottawa, ON  K2P 1Z5
Centretown Community Health Centre - Social Services  
420 Cooper St, Ottawa, ON  K2P 2N6
Confederation Court Community House  
2483-A Walkley Rd, Ottawa, ON  K1C 2A8
Coopérative Ami Jeunesse  
356-E Woodroffe Ave N, Ottawa, ON  K2A 3V6
Dalhousie Food Action Group - Dalhousie Food Cupboard  
211 Bronson Ave, Ste 107, Ottawa, ON  K1R 6H5
Debra Dynes Family House  
955 Debra Ave, Unit 85, Ottawa, ON  K2C 0J5
Debra Dynes Family House  
955 Debra Ave, Unit 85, Ottawa, ON  K2C 0J5
Family Services Association of Churches - Emergency Food Service  
Town Hall Plaza, 2006 Robertson Rd, Unit 8, Ottawa, ON  K2H 1A5
Foster Farm Family House  
1085 Ramsey Cres, Unit 332 & 334, Ottawa, ON  K2B 7Z9
Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard  
2040 Arrowsmith Dr, Ottawa, ON  K1J 8V9
Heron Emergency Food Centre  
1480 Heron Rd, Ottawa, ON  K1A 6A5
Jewish Family Services of Ottawa - Tikvah Program  
2255 Carling Ave, Ste 301, Ottawa, ON  K2B 7Z5
613‑722‑2225 ask for Tikvah intake
Kanata Food Cupboard  
Warehouse, 340 Legget Dr, Door 46, Kanata, ON  K2M 2C3
613‑836‑7847 * If you are looking for food, you must call weekdays between 9 am‑12 noon and a volunteer will answer the phone and set up an appointment. Do not leave a message as calls will not be returned.
Lowertown Community Resource Centre  
145 Beausoleil Dr, Ottawa, ON  K1N 8W3
Morrison Gardens Community House  
985-A Morrison Dr, Ottawa, ON  K2H 7L1
Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre  
240 Centrum Blvd, Unit 105, Orléans, ON  K1E 3J4
Orléans-Cumberland Community Resource Centre - Orléans-Cumberland Food Bank  
240 Centrum Blvd, Unit 105, Orléans, ON  K1E 3J4
Osgoode Emergency Food Cupboard  
2540 Stagecoach Rd, Osgoode, ON  K0A 2W0
Ottawa Food Bank  
1317 Michael St, Ottawa, ON  K1B 3M9
Parkdale Food Centre - Food Bank  
30 Rosemount Ave, Unit 2, Ottawa, ON  K1Y 1P4
Pavilion Food Bank (The)  
14 Tapiola Cres, Ottawa, ON  K1T 1W9
Pinecrest Terrace Community House  
2483 Iris St W, Unit B, Ottawa, ON  K2C 1C7
Resurrection Church Social Action Committee  
1940 Saunderson Dr, Ottawa, ON  K1G 2C9
Richmond Food Bank  
St Paul United Church, 3452 McBean St, Ottawa, ON  K0A 2Z0
Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre  
Hardini Centre, 225 Donald St, Ste 120, Ottawa, ON  K1K 1N1
Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre - Emergency Food Service  
225 Donald St, Ste 120, Ottawa, ON  K1K 1N1
Russell Heights Community House  
1799 Russell Rd, Unit E, Ottawa, ON  K1G 0N1
Salvation Army (The) - Booth Centre Ottawa - Community and Family Services  
171 George St, Ottawa, ON  K1N 5W5
613‑241‑1573 ext 268
Samaritan Support Services of Ottawa Carleton  
1820 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON  K2A 1E2
Sandy Hill Community Health Centre - Emergency Food Cupboard  
221 Nelson St, Ottawa, ON  K1N 1C7
Shepherds of Good Hope - Support Services - Soup Kitchen, Grocery and Clothing Programs  
233 Murray St, Ottawa, ON  K1N 5M9
St Augustines Social Action Committee  
1060 Baseline Rd, Ottawa, ON  K2C 0A6
St Basil's Social Action Group  
Ottawa, ON  K2A 2P7
613‑729‑5149 ext 207
St Joe's Women's Centre  
151 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, ON  K1N 6N8
St Mary's Home - Ottawa - 780 de l'Église St - Young Parent Outreach Centre  
780 de l'Église St, Ottawa, ON  K1K 3K7
Stittsville Food Bank  
1631 Stittsville Main St, Stittsville, ON
613‑831‑0451, leave a message
Vanier Community Service Centre  
Place Dupuis, 290 Dupuis St, 2nd Flr, Vanier, ON  K1L 1A2
Vanier Community Service Centre - Partage Vanier Food Bank  
161 Marier Ave, Ottawa, ON  K1L 1A2
West Carleton Food Access Centre  
West Carleton Community Complex, 5670 Carp Rd, Lower Lvl, Kinburn, ON  K0A 2H0
Youville Centre  
150 Mann Ave, Ottawa, ON  K1N 8P4

These services are located outside of Ottawa, but provide service to Ottawa.
Food Banks Canada  
5025 Orbitor Dr, Bldg 2, Suite 400, Mississauga, ON  L4W 4Y5
Lanark County Food Bank - The Hunger Stop  
5 Allan St, Carleton Place, ON  K7C 1T1
Ontario Association of Food Banks  
555 Richmond St W, Suite 501, Toronto, ON  M5V 3B1

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