Port Cares

Site: Port Colborne - Nickel St

Service: Reach Out Food Centre

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-835-1914
Fax 905-835-6600
E-Mail portcares@portcares.ca
Website www.portcares.ca
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Amanda Upper, Site Supervisor; Phone: 905-835-1914 ext 22; Email: Amanda.Upper@portcares.ca
Alternate Contact Sarah Eller, Manager of Client Services; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 296; Email: sarah.eller@portcares.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Shelby Hemingway, Volunteer Co-ordinator; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 245; Email: Shleby.Hemingway@portcares.ca
Primary Executive Christine Clark Lafleur, Executive Director; Phone: 905-834-3629 ext 248; Email: Christine.Clarklafleur@portcares.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Port Colborne - and surrounding area ; Wainfleet
Located In Community Port Colborne
Address & Map
61 Nickel St
Port Colborne, ON L3K 1B3
Intersection Nickel St and Mitchell St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides tangible support and assistance to residents in Port Colborne and Surrounding area.  
Food Bank: Residents can visit monthly for non-perishable food items and weekly for perishable items when they are available 
Community Meal Programs: A nutritious, hot meal served 3 days per week 
Community Garden: Learn to grow fresh, inexpensive and nutritious vegetables 
Job Readiness Training: Classes for general job readiness, Food Service Worker and Light Industrial training 
Health Programs: Ever-changing community health classes such as cooking circles (call for info. about current programming) 
Information and referral: Staff will provide assistance with navigating services 
Lunch Kits: Weekly lunch supplies for elementary school children (incl. bread, meat, snacks etc.)
Hours Food Bank Mon, Wed, Thu 12:30 pm-3:30 pm * Meal program Wed 12 noon * Mon, Thu 4 pm
Eligibility Food Bank: Individuals and families from Port Colborne with low-income or in need 
Kids & Youth Cooking: Youth aged 8-14, call for schedule details
Application Clients need to provide proof of residence, income and dependents and photo identification for the food bank.
Languages English - Reception, Website, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Elections Sep
Service Categories Community Gardening ; Community Meals ; Food Banks ; General Health Education Programs ; Homework Help Programs ; Prejob Guidance ; School Lunches/Snacks ; Specialized Information and Referral

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