Find emergency & community supported food in Winnipeg

Find emergency & community supported food in Winnipeg

Here is a list of where to find bagged lunches, hot meals or food packages.

Listings are in alphabetical order.

Last updated November 20, 2020.

Winnipeg Harvest

Will provide food packages of food for 10-14 days once every 4 weeks. (MB Health card needed)

Works with various food banks throughout Winnipeg

Start by making an appointment:

Winnipeg 204-982-3660 email appointments@winnipegharvest.org

Outside Winnipeg 1-800-970-5559 email kellym@winnipegharvest.org

Seniors and people living with disabilities can have food delivered to their residence via Winnipeg Harvest by calling (204) 982–3660. 

International students may use your student number to access food.

Additional information is available on their website.

Agape table

364 Furby Street.

Meals available (bagged out the door) Mon-Fri 7:30 am-11 am

Age and opportunity (55+) and the United Way Winnipeg

Grocery delivery (including Winnipeg Harvest), medication delivery, social services and daily phone chats

Concerned family members can call on behalf of a loved one. 204-956-6440 (direct line) or call 311

Andrews Street Family Centre

220 Andrew Street

Call: 204-589-1721

Emergency food, diapers, and formula are available. Call between 10am-3pm weekdays for an appointment (must have MB health card)

Bear Clan Den 

563 Selkirk Ave.

Call 204-219-1052
Changes every day depending on the supplies they receive so call ahead.

Crossways

222 Furby

Call: 204-774-2773

Bagged lunches out the door available for pick up Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri at 12:30 pm while supplies last. Emergency food packages and basic need items (specify what is needed) available. Call for an appointment for pickup. (MB Health Card needed).

Daniel Mcintyre/ St Matthews Community Association

823 Ellice Ave.

Monday – Friday: 2 – 6 p.m.
Take-out window for drinking water, snacks, hygiene supplies, feminine products, safer sex protection, clean needles socks & service referrals. Ring the doorbell out front for service.

Elmwood Community Resource Centre (ECRC)

Basic needs and employment support line-drop-in appointments available to book over the phone.

545 Watt Street—Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Call: 431-275-2287

For community residents, order a Better Access Groceries BAG. Email elmwoodbag@gmail.com or call 204-669-0750.

Feed my Lambs

117 Euclid

Free food packages, Fridays at pm, first come first serve—social distancing practiced (bring your own bags). Separate from Winnipeg Harvest.

Food Not Bombs—Treaty 1 Winnipeg

Fruits and Veggies Giveaway—while supplies last.

Wednesdays 6 pm at Turtle Island Neighbourhood Centre—510 King Street

Fridays 6 pm outside at Indigenous Family Centre (470 Selkirk Avenue)

Social distance while in line—all are welcome.

Good Food Club Good Food Boxes

Affordable fruit & vegetable packages, available for pre-order (one week ahead).

Individual box: $8 | Medium box: $15 | Large (family) box: $20

Order online here: www.westbroadway.mb.ca/good-food-box-orders or call 204-774-7201 ext. 6.

Gwen Secter Creative Living Centre (at Syd Glow Place)

Free meals delivered to isolated seniors struggling to prepare meals.

Call: 204-339-1701 to request service.

Light House Mission 

669 Main St.

Monday – Thursday
Breakfast: 9 – 11 a.m. | Lunch: 2 – 3 p.m.
Friday: 1 – 2 p.m.
Call Shawn at 204-943-9669 for an emergency hamper.

Main Street Project (Meals)

75 Martha St.
Monday-Sunday: Lunch at 1 p.m. |  Supper at 4.30 p.m.

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre

445 King Street

Call: 204-925-0352, 204-925-0348, 204-925-6816, 204-925-0330, email info@mamawi.com

One emergency meal per family, baby supplies and basic needs for individuals and families.

Call Mon-Fri between 9 am-7 pm to discuss—deliveries are made between 1pm-3pm.

Macdonald Youth Services (ages 13-21)

159 Mayfair Ave.

Call: 1-888-477-1804
Offering food, shelter, shower, and laundry.

Manitoba Metis Federation 

150 Henry Ave.

Call for a hamper and have your MMF# ready. Delivery only.
65 & under: Call 204-589-4327
65 & over: Call 204-586-8474 (ext. 371)

Missionaries of Charity 

167 Aikins Street

Take and Go: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Breakfast: 9.30 a.m. – 10.45 a.m.

Mutual Aid Society – Serve the People

Thursday Meals & Food Boxes.

To sign up please visit masywg.ca.

If you have questions about Thursday meals/food boxes, email servethepeopleinitiative@gmail.com or text/call 204-818-8035.

North End Women’s Center 

394 Selkirk Ave.

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. or until they run out
Bagged lunches, hygiene products, pads, clean needles and new-born diapers available.

North Point Douglas Women’s Center 

221 Austin St. N

Tuesday: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Non-perishable food hampers and feminine hygiene products also available.

NorWest Co-op Community Food Centre

103-61 Tyndall Ave

Hot take-out lunch on Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12-1:30pm.

Hot take-out supper Thursday 5:30-6:30pm.

Meals are free of charge and available to everybody.

Nor’West Co-op Community Health

(for community members in the area)

  • Blake Gardens Resource Centre Nor’West on Alexander Call: 204-982-3660-Different food programs, including food pick-ups
  • Gilbert Park Resoucre Centre Call: 204-982-4429-food and basic essentials Health card required.
Oak Table (in Augustine United Church)

109 Pulford Street Mon-Thurs 12:30 pm-3 pm

Take out lunches, space to warm up if experiencing homelessness.

Resource Assistance for Youth

125 Sherbrook

Out the door food and other basic need items

Often between 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Call: 204-783-5617 ext. 206 for additional support over the phone.

Salvation Army

Struggling to feed yourself or your family, food hampers are available (once within a 3 month span).

Call for an appointment to pick up food—have your health card available

Weetamah location, call: 204-946-9490

St. James or Charleswood, call: 204-889-9205

Siloam Mission

300 Princess St.

Monday – Sunday
Breakfast: 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. (only for people staying overnight)
Lunch: 12.30 p.m. – 1.30 p.m.
Supper: 6.30pm – 7.30pm

Spence Neughbourhood Association (SNA), Magnus Eliason Recreational Centre (MERC)

430 Langside Street

Call: 204-783-5000

Building Belonging 4:30 pm-6 pm bagged lunch is available out the door at 430 Langside Street

Community door services: all week 10:30 am-1 pm Bagged snacks and basic essentials provided.

St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry

365 McGee Street—Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 1:30 pm-4 pm

Take out lunches, space to warm up if experiencing homelessness and emergency food kits available.

Union Gospel Mission 

320 Princess

Breakfast: 11 a.m. | Supper: 7 p.m.
50 people served each day
Drop-in service provided from 2 – 4 p.m. from Monday-Friday for use of showers and food (if available). Maximum of twenty people every thirty minutes.

The Welcome Home 

188 Euclid Ave.


Wednesday: 10 a.m. onwards
20 food hampers distributed on a first-come first-serve basis. Bagged lunches after that.

West Central Women’s Resource Centre (WCWRC)

640 Ellice

Call: 204-774-8975

Drop-in services: laundry, phone, shower, computer, washroom, hygiene supplies, cedar and sage available. (Limited individuals permitted inside the building).

Additional Supports over the phone: Emergency housing, EIA, and gender based violence support.

  • Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm/Tues, Thurs 12:30-6 pm/Sat 8 am-12 pm

Lunch and dinner will continue to be served—bagged and given out the door

  • Mon, Wed, Fri: 12-1 pm/Tues, Thurs 5-6 pm/Saturday 10 am-11 am.
Additional Community Food Listings

Fireweed Food Co-op Community Food Resource list (updated regularly)

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