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St Basil's Social Action Group

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Contact Information
Public Comments Agency's Christmas Program for 2019 is full, no longer taking registrants.
Office Phone 613-729-5149 ext 207
Fax 613-729-0498
Primary Executive Michael Gleeson, Coordinator
Address & Map
Mailing Address St Basil's Church 
940 Rex Ave 
Ottawa, ON K2A 2P7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (30 Mar 2020) Call 613-729-5149 ext 207 or 613-729-5140 ext 207 if you need food or essentials. The hamper will be delivered at the house door or at the entrance of the client's building. It is important to leave a telephone number so that the volunteer can reach the client upon arrival.  
Emergency Food Cupboard: three to four-day supply of food is given once a month, except in emergencies * $5 voucher for milk is given to children and pregnant women * the food is delivered, except on weekends 
Christmas Program: Food Vouchers and gifts are given to families known to the group and also through referrals from other organizations 
Clothing: available to those who need it by way of a voucher redeemable at St. Vincent de Paul store
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm * closed the first week of the month
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Boundaries South: To Baseline Rd from Clyde Ave to Woodroffe Ave 
West: Woodroffe Ave from Baseline Rd to Lenester Ave, Sherbourne Rd from Carling Ave to Dovercourt Ave 
North: Lenester Ave from Woodroffe Ave to Maitland Dr, Dovercourt Ave from Sherbourne Rd to Kirkwood Ave 
East: Clyde Ave from Baseline Rd to Carling Ave, Kirkwood Ave from Carling Ave to Dovercourt Ave
Eligibility Those in need in the area served by the parish, i.e. those on social assistance or on a low income
Application Call and leave a message, the call will be returned and arrangements will be made for delivery.

To locate the food bank serving a region, use the Ottawa Food Bank locator by clicking here. * NOTE: be aware the postal code may direct callers living close to a boundary to the wrong food bank. Always inform the callers of this possibility. The clients should provide their address to ensure they are oriented towards the right resource. If you are unsure of a referral, call the Food Bank.
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1963
Funding Donations
Date Updated 05 Sep 2019
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Clothing Vouchers ; Food Banks ; Grocery Delivery ; Household Goods Vouchers

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