Family Services Association of Churches

Service: Emergency Food Service

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-820-5428
Primary Contact Glenna Jackson, Coordinator; Phone: 613-828-8525
Volunteer Coordinator Tracey Whalley, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-829-2583; Email:
Primary Executive Jeremy LeBlanc, President, Board of Directors, FAMSAC; Phone: 613-435-0620 * 613-668-2213
Alternate Executive Erin Coffin, Community Liaison; Phone: 613-762-5664; Email:
Address & Map
Town Hall Plaza
2006 Robertson Rd, Unit 8
Ottawa, ON K2H 1A5
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Description & Services
Description (Service) Emergency food cupboard * Christmas food hampers in December
Hours Telephone/messages Mon-Thu 9 am-12 noon * closed on the first week of each month
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) ; Bells Corners, Crystal Beach, Bayshore, Craig Henry, Manordale and Trend Village
Boundaries Starting at the corner of Holly Acres Rd and Carling Ave, east along Carling Ave to Bayshore Dr, south along Bayshore Dr to Richmond Rd, southwest along Richmond Rd to Hwy 417, west along Hwy 417 to Hwy 416, south along Hwy 416 to train tracks, east along the train tracks to Woodroffe Ave, south along Woodroffe Ave to West Hunt Club Rd, west along West Hunt Club Road to Old Richmond Rd, through the Greenbelt to the corner of Robertson Rd and Eagleson Rd, north along Eagleson to March Road then Hertzberg Rd to Carling Ave, east along Carling Ave, back to the corner of Holly Acres Rd and Carling Ave.
Eligibility Families in need
Application Make a request by phone * dates to register for a Christmas hamper are between Nov 5-Dec 1, 2018

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 ; French - Limited
Fees None
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1969
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 889285276 RR0001 ; Private
Date Updated 23 Feb 2018
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Food Banks

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