FOOD SERVICES

How We Can Help

Clients who possess a valid Client Card are eligible for the following services:

Food Hampers:
5-7 days of emergency food assistance. Households are eligible for one food hamper per calendar month.

Want to help? Click here for a list of items needed for clients with specific intolerances!

Want to help? Click here for a list of items for Culturally Sensitive Foods!

Daily Food Supplements:
Bread, produce, and shelf items. Client households may come once daily (Monday-Friday), as required.

Pregnancy Increase:
Upsized hampers during this crucial development stage, until baby is one year old.

Baby Bundles:
These bundles include baby cereal and food, something soft & other necessities. Baby Bundles are given once monthly until the child’s first birthday. Things like diapers, formula, etc. are also available upon request.

Want to help? Click here for a list of what goes into our Baby Bundles!

Clothing Vouchers:
This voucher to Salvation Army entitles each member of the household to 2 new outfits. A household is eligible every 6 months.

Birthday Bundles:
These include cake mix, icing & a gift (as available) for children 0-12. Clients must notify food bank staff and volunteers before the actual birth date.

Diabetic Bundles:
These bundles supplement a diabetic diet with low-sugar & high-fiber items.

Want to help? Click here for a list of what goes into our Diabetic Bundles!

School Supplies:
The First Day at School program provides backpacks & school supplies for children. Client families with school-aged children can register for school supplies in August.

Christmas Hampers:
These hampers provide additional supplies for a Christmas meal & gifts for children 12 & under.

Recreation & Culture Fee Assistance Program:

The City of Lethbridge Fee Assistance Program is administered by the Recreation and Culture department. It is to provide Lethbridge residents with the opportunity to participate in Recreation and Culture programs and activities at a subsidized cost or at no cost (depending on the cost of the activity). Confidentiality will be maintained.

Click here for more information.

Referrals to Community Services:

For services we do not offer, we provide referrals to connect individuals and families with other agencies that are able to.

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