Service Description

Provides food to those in need in the West Prince area. Clients receive a three day supply of food once a month (food amount based on the size of the family). All residents of West Prince are welcome but are asked to use the Caring Cupboard location closest to their place of residence.

COVID-19 UPDATE: If you know someone who needs food but cannot get there, you can take their ID and pick-up food on their behalf. New clients are welcomed, please bring ID and/or health card for all family members.

Information

Eligibility:
Anyone in need
Fees:
No fees
How to Access:
Visit food bank when open
Documents Required:
First time clients should bring identification that includes proof of address * Families with children should bring documents that show ages of children in the household
Program Hours:
Alberton: Thurs 10am-12pm;Bloomfield/O'Leary: Thurs 10am-12pm;Tignish: Tues 4pm-5pm;Tyne Valley: Thurs 10am-12pm;If schools are closed due to weather food bank is also closed * Call for information about closures during Christmas holidays
Language:
English
Coverage Area:
Alberton * Bloomfield * O'Leary * Tignish * Tyne Valley * Surrounding areas

Service Locations & Contact Info

    • St Anthony's Parish Hall, 37947 Veteran's Memorial Hwy, O'leary, PE C0B 1V0
      • Coverage Area:
        Bloomfield * O'Leary * Surrounding area
      • Disabilities Access:
        Wheelchair accessible
      • Alberton: Thurs 10am-12pm
        Bloomfield/O'Leary: Thurs 10am-12pm
        Tignish: Tues 4pm-5pm
        Tyne Valley: Thurs 10am-12pm
        If schools are closed due to weather food bank is also closed * Call for information about closures during Christmas holidays
    • General Inquiries
      902-853-3447
    • Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church Hall, 853 Canada Road, Tyne Valley, PE C0B 2C0
      Located in the Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church
      • Coverage Area:
        Tyne Valley * Surrounding areas
      • Disabilities Access:
        Wheelchair accessible
      • Alberton: Thurs 10am-12pm
        Bloomfield/O'Leary: Thurs 10am-12pm
        Tignish: Tues 4pm-5pm
        Tyne Valley: Thurs 10am-12pm
        If schools are closed due to weather food bank is also closed * Call for information about closures during Christmas holidays
    • General Inquiries
      902-853-3447