Emergency Food Resource

For Willowdale residents worried about how to afford food, or how to get safe access to food, there are local services designed to help.

The best source for up-to-date information on food program availability is 211toronto.ca. Food listings are updated daily as information is received from providers. Residents can call 2-1-1 directly, or view the map of food bank locations: https://covid19.211central.ca/gta-food-banks/

Local resources are also available:

Salvation Army Food Bank

CALL IN ADVANCE to book an appointment: 416-225-7968 ext 228

  1. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9am-2pm

  2. Limit of food for each household

  3. Location: 25 Centre Ave, Toronto ON M2M 2L4

  4. Information page

Bathurst/Finch Community Food Space

CALL IN ADVANCE to book an appointment: 647-704-1111

  1. Thursday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  2. Limit of food for each household

  3. Temporary location at Willowdale Seventh Day Adventist: 535 Finch Ave. W. North York, ON, M2R 3X2

  4. Information page

Free Food Hamper Delivery for Seniors

  1. Call: 1-833-204-9952

  2. The City is working with the Red Cross and other partners to provide food hamper delivery to seniors and others in need who are self-isolating and unable to leave their homes to access food.

  3. This is an essential, free service.

SPRINT Senior Care (New Shopping Program in partnership with Sobeys)

You do not have to be a SPRINT client to register for this service: 416-481-0669 ext. 1225

  1. Email: info@sprintseniorcare.org

  2. This service costs a fee for individual meals or for a group of meals, either hot or frozen.

  3. All orders will be securely processed through the SPRINT Shopping Program using a credit card.

FoodShare – GoodFood Box

Contact via email, orders@foodshare.net & 416-363-6441 x275, or on the website: goodfoodbox.foodshare.net

FoodShare is working quickly and closely with frontline agencies to ensure that folks who are facing food insecurity during the COVID-19 pandemic are getting access to good food. To support their efforts please visit Emergency Food Relief Fund donation page.