Last Revised: July 2022

This information is changing regularly and we will do our best to update as soon as information is available to us.

FOOD BANKS

OUTREACH FOR HUNGER – CHATHAM
Monday, Wednesday & Friday’s from 11am-3pm offering prepackaged bags.  One person at a time will be seen and please have your identification ready. 

SALVATION ARMY
All locations are operating with both appointments and walk ins. If booking an appointment, please call ahead to book your time. Please bring ID and proof of income.
Chatham: (519-354-1430) Monday-Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Blenheim: (519-674-4765) Wednesday, Thursday 1pm-4pm
Ridgetown: (519-674-3756) Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9am-4pm. Wednesday, Thursday 9am-12pm
Wallaceburg: (519-627-8257) Monday 9am-12pm and 1-3pm. Tuesday-Thursday 9am-12pm and 1-4pm

TILBURY INFORMATION AND HELP CENTRE
Closed Monday
Tuesday to Friday hours – 9:30am to 3:00pm

MERLIN UNITED CHURCH
Fridays 10am-12pm. If you need additional assistance or support, please contact Phyllis Foster at
519-350-2219

DRESDEN FOOD BANK
Dresden Community Church, Tuesday and Thursdays 10am-12pm
Please call the church to make an appointment at 519-683-6541

TILBURY FOODLAND
Call Merrick to arrange for delivery at 519-382-3245

WHEATLEY AREA FOOD BANK
108 Talbot Street East 519-300-4101
Tuesday 9am-1pm. Appointments are recommended, but walk-in guests are welcome.

FOOD PANTRYS

HOPE HAVEN
183 Wellington Street, W
Monday 12-2pm.

PRAISE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH
165 Park Avenue East, Chatham
2nd Wednesday of each month 9am-12pm (a grocery bag of dry goods).
Clothing ministry “The Closet” is open every Tuesday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm, or by appointment if people can’t come during those hours.  

CHRIST CHURCH
80 Wellington Street, W, Chatham.
Little Pantry 24 hours a day, located at the side entrance door.
Monday 11:30 am to 12:30 pm have brown bag lunches available for pickup. 

HOLY TRINITY/ST PAULS ANGLICAN CHURCH
Food vouchers every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month from 9:00 am – 10:30 am. 

KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
251 Duncan Street, Wallaceburg. 
Food Pantry Thursday 10-11:30am. Bring your own grocery bags. 

ST. ANDREWS UNITED CHURCH
Food Shopping Card program 3rd Tuesday of every month. The program is available at the Memorial Garden Door and runs from 9am-12pm.  ID is required.

MEAL/SOUP KITCHENS

The following locations are OPERATING with a take-out meal.

CHRIST CHURCH
80 Wellington Street W., Chatham, Monday’s 11:30 am – 12:30 pm bagged lunches only

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH BREAKFAST
Take out – 60 Fifth Street, Chatham, every other Saturday of the month from 9:30 am – 11:00 am

CAMPBELL AME CHURCH
20 Price Street S, Chatham on Wednesdays from 11:30am-12:30 pm

BETHETL PENTECOSTAL CHURCH
35 McNaughton Ave, Wallaceburg the 4th Tuesday of the Month from 5pm to 6pm. 

TRINITY UNITED CHURCH
750 Wellington St, Wallaceburg, fourth Friday of the month, from 5:30-6:30 pm

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
99 Thomas Ave, Wallaceburg, third Saturday of the month at 5:00pm

OUR LADY HELP OF CHRISTIANS CHURCH
422 Elgin Street Wallaceburg, 2nd Saturday of the month at 4:00pm.

BLENHEIM WORD OF LIFE CHURCH
22 Talbot St W., Blenheim
Meals offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00am to noon.  Please call the church at 519-676-8036 to place your order so that it can be ready when you arrive.  Delivery of meals to seniors or those unable to get out is also available by calling.  Seniors and shut-ins please call for delivery in the Blenheim area only. Please call 519-676-8036 to make arrangements. 

STREET FRENZ – GREGORY DRIVE ALLIANCE CHURCH
Bagged meal available – Please contact Barb at 226-626-7250. Delivery of meal will happen on Thursday between 4pm-7pm to address provided.

INTERFAITH CARING KITCHEN – ST. URSULA CATHOLIC CHURCH
426 Lacroix Street, Chatham
Open the first and third Wednesday of the month serving meals for takeout only. A full course meal will be provided between 4:30-5:25pm or as long as supply lasts. Walk-up service available at the front doors of the church. Drive up service available in the parking lot beside the office entrance. 

ST AGNES CHURCH
52 Croydon St, Chatham
Bagged lunches on Thursdays from 11:00-12:00 (Croydon entrance)

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – SPIRIT AND LIFE CENTRE
184 Wellington St, Chatham
Bagged lunches every Friday 11:15 and 11:45 am. 

FREE HELP CK
Provides meal delivered bag lunch on Tuesday and Thursday 11am-2pm. To order, please call all Geri at 519-990-5178 by Monday. They also offer food hampers, depends, personal hygiene products, and nutritional supplements as needed.

ASHLEY’S PLACE
75 Queen St. Tilbury
Free soup and coffee or hot Chocolate every Saturday from 11am -1pm

ROCK MISSIONS
Bagged lunches delivered on Tuesday and Saturday afternoon. Also offer emergency food boxes, hygiene supplies, and harm reduction. Please contact 226-627-6163 for more information. 

HOPE HAVEN
183 Wellington Street, W
Lunch available Monday to Friday from 10am-2pm.

SALVATION ARMY CHATHAM KENT MINISTRIES
A meal for pick-up every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. For more information or to reserve contact 519-354-8353.

PRAISE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH
165 Park Avenue East, Chatham
Runs their Soup Kitchen every Tuesday from 11am-12 pm. Hot meals are provided (take out with a few outdoor tables available) and clothing is available for those in need.  For more information please call
519 351 0066 or email

ST. JAMES ANGLICAN CHURCH
719 James Street, Wallaceburg
Soup, Sandwiches, Snacks, Coffee & Tea available daily 2 pm to 6 pm. Also open during Heat/Cold Weather alerts.