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Pelham Cares

Site: Pelham Cares

Service: Holiday Hampers

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-892-5300
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Primary Contact Jennifer Dubé, Coordinator Client Services
Volunteer Coordinator Beth Cotter, Medical Drive Coordinator/Reception
Primary Executive Tracy Holmwood, President, Board of Directors
Alternate Executive Keith Moore, Vice-President, Board of Directors
Site Details
Areas Served Pelham
Located In Community Fonthill
Address & Map
191 Regional Rd 20 E
Fonthill, ON L0S 1E6
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Intersection Regional Rd 20 and Rice Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 1173 
Fonthill, ON L0S 1E0
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Individuals arriving to pick up their hampers do not need to get out of their vehicles. Individual pickup times will be given out at time of registration.  
Individuals and families in need can register to receive a holiday hamper. The hamper will contain one main protein item (turkey or ham), appropriate accompaniments, and vegetables. Additional items will be included on an as available basis. The hamper is packed by volunteers in accordance with the size of the family. Volunteers will try their best to take dietary needs into consideration, so please provide any dietary details necessary when registering.  
The Christmas hamper will also include gifts/toys for children and youth in the household, aged 18 and under.
Hours Nov 11-30: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon 
Dec 1-9: Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon * Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Registration Nov 11-Dec 9 2020 
Hamper Pickup Dec 19 2020
Eligibility Client individuals and families already registered with Pelham Cares are eligible to receive a holiday hamper, but must notify that it is needed. Pelham individual and families residents struggling financially and/or CERB recipients can register for just the holiday hamper using the same process as required for registered clients.
Application Call or email.  
Applicants will be asked to provide: 
* Proof of income (paystub, social assistance statement, or annual tax assessment). 
* Identification for all members of the household (1 piece of identification; drivers license, birth certificate, or passport, etc.). 
* Proof of residence (a recent bill/invoice (dated within the last 1-2 months) that contains your residential address). 
* Dietary details necessary.
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Donations
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Holiday Donations ; Holiday Gifts/Toys
Events Annual Food Drive, Nov 2020

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