COVID relief supports for food security available to vulnerable persons living in Toronto
*List compiled using 211ontario.ca
Lumacare COVID-19 -- Community Response Centre
Distribution of essential food supplies and resources to seniors in need. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or main line Food Security
Meals on Wheels: frozen meals at half the usual price, delivery hours extended. Weekly warm meals, free of charge, grocery baskets at subsidized rate, comfort package and essential items free of charge.
- Information and referral support -- Mon-Sun 24 hours
- Community Response Centre -- Mon-Sun 9 am-7 pm
- Home at Last -- extended hours Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm
- Live-chat Mon-Sun 9 am-5 pm
Still delivering good food box at people's doorsteps across the City. Order a box online at, https://goodfoodbox.foodshare.net/collections.
Hours: Monday-Friday 10 am-4 pm
Contact: (416) 392-6655
Emmanuel Life Management Center
COVID19 -- Emergency Relief Food Program: food bank by pick up or delivery, delivery for vulnerable individuals (seniors, pregnant women, persons with disabilities, single parents) only.
Member of Second Harvest Food Support Committee, Call (437) 886-4694 or e-mail, email@example.com
Humanity First Canada
COVID19 Offering groceries of non-perishable food items to those who are sick, elderly or are self isolated with no one else to care for them. Delivery to elderly or homebound clients possible, call for details.
Visit website, https://www.humanityfirstcanada.ca/., in-person or phone registration, 416-440-0346 ext. 0.
Chasdei Kaduri Jewish Food Bank
COVID19 limited service: Service decided on case-by-case basis. Priority to seniors and homebound clients.
Kosher food bank: accepts orders online and delivers weekly kosher non-perishable food, bakery goods, produce, eggs and dairy.
Hours of Operation: COVID19 -- limited service * must call 289-963-5900 or visit website https://chasdeikaduri.org/.
Eligibility: Jewish families in financial need
Residency Requirements: Dufferin to Yonge, Major Mackenzie to Lawrence
Pasta It Forward
Pasta it Forward is a meal program serving pasta to anyone in need, for any reason, including: seniors, families, and frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Visit website, https://pastaitforward.com/ to find out more.