COVID-19 Specific Updates:
We would like to provide updates on local grocery and delivery services that are available in CK during COVID-19. These updates will be continued to be provided as things change so please feel free to share information with us. Below you will find any information that varies from the regular services that many of these stores provide. We will also be including information on specific hours for seniors and individuals that need assistance. If you have questions, please contact the locations directly.
CHATHAM – SOBEYS
Updated store hours: 8am to 8pm daily
The store will provide from 8am to 9am for seniors and those who need additional assistance.
Store will be open daily from 7am to 8am for seniors and those who need additional assistance.
CHATHAM- NO FRILLS
Store will be open from 7am to 8am on Tuesday and 8am to 9am on Sunday mornings for seniors and people needing additional assistance.
Updated store hours:
Monday to Friday – 9am to 7pm
Saturday – 8 am to 7 pm
Sunday – 9am to 6 pm
CHATHAM – FOOD BASICS
Updated hours: 8am to 8pm daily
WALLACEBURG – NO FRILLS – Updated store hours: 8am to 8pm, Sunday 8am to 6pm
Monday and Friday mornings from 7am to 8am will be open for customers who require additional assistance
TILBURY – NO FRILLS – updated store hours: Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm, Saturday 8am to 7pm, Sunday 8am to 6pm
Store will be open from 7am to 8am on Monday and Tuesday mornings for seniors and people living with disabilities.
BLENHEIM – SOBEYS
Updated store hours: 8am to 8pm
Store will be open daily from 7am to 8am for seniors and those needing additional assistance.
BLENHEIM – FOOD BASICS
Updated store hours: 8am to 8pm daily
RIDGETOWN – FOODLAND
Updated store hours: 8am to 8pm daily, delivery available Monday, Wednesday and Friday, please call between 9am and noon or email at , delivery fees range from $3 to $10
Store will be open from 8am to 9am for seniors and those who need assistance daily.
Updated store hours: 7am to 8 pm
The first hour of the day (7-8 am) will be a dedicated Senior Shopping hour
MERLIN GENERAL STORE
Updated hours are Monday to Saturday 10am to 6pm, closed Sunday.
Customers will not have free access to the store but staff will collect all required items. Payment must be made by debit, credit or e-transfer
Online orders available by Private Messaging through their Facebook account or by phone at 519-689-4144, they will call when order is ready for pick up
SHOPPERS DRUG MART – ALL LOCATIONS IN CHATHAM-KENT
Offering dedicated shopping for seniors and those needing assistance during their first hour of operation.
FOSTER MEATS – WALLACEBURG
Due to COVID-19, local restaurants are not able to be open for in person dinning but many are offering take out options and in some cases delivery. Please contact your favourite restaurant directly or please check out the information here
Are you interested in what our area has in terms of Meal and Grocery Delivery services? Please see the information below for more details including costs and contact information.
Meal Delivery Services
Neighbourlink will provide delivery of groceries for those required to self-isolate or unable to get to the grocery store. No delivery fee. Contact 519-352-5647.
Skip the Dishes: Chatham-Kent restaurants
FAMILY SERVICE KENT – CHAP
Frozen Meals: With an affordable menu of over 100 entrees, soups, breakfast snacks, and desserts, CHAP offers a variety of frozen meals ranging from $2.25 to $6.00 each. Meals are easily cooked in the oven or microwave. Special diets are also available by request. Meals are available for curbside pick-up at Family Service Kent or free delivery within Chatham-Kent is also available for those individuals and families who may have limited access to transportation. Please email or phone 519.354.6221 x236 for more information or to order.
COMFORT & SOUL RESTAURANT
Frozen soups, entrees, and desserts
Address: 8619 Talbot Trail, Cedar Springs
MEALS ON WHEELS
Lunch and dinner meal delivery
Chatham, Blenheim, and Ridgetown: 519-351-6325
Grocery Delivery Services
While the information we have provided is correct and these services are offered, you may find that the delivery dates are further out then you would like or are unavailable due to high demand at this time. Please consider other options as needed.
Online grocery shopping that is available through Superstore, Walmart, M&M Meat (Chatham only) and Shoppers. Delivery and service fees may apply based on location. Go to www.instacart.ca to order or access through their app.
REAL CANADIAN SUPERSTORE
Online ordering is available through their website at www.delivery.realcanadiansuperstore.ca
WALMART – WALLACEBURG AND CHATHAM
Online ordering is available though their website at www.walmart.ca
HARVEYS FOOD MARKET (FOODLAND BOTHWELL)
Call before 10am for same day delivery
Delivery: Bothwell, Thamesville, Newbury
Payment method: Cash or cheque at time of delivery
Call before 1pm for same day delivery. Out-of-town deliveries only on Mon, Wed, and Fri. No Sunday deliveries.
Delivery: Ridgetown, Thamesville, Morpeth, Blenheim
Payment method: Cash or cheque at time of delivery or Visa/Mastercard over the phone
FAMILY SERVICE KENT – GROCERY RUNS
Seniors and persons with disabilities are driven in an accessible vehicle to and from a local grocery store to shop during dedicated Senior/Vulnerable Persons hours. One area of C-K is served per day and passengers must phone at least 3 business days in advance to book a seat on the vehicle. The roundtrip fee is $10.00 and runs are provided on specific weekdays, based on store hours. Please email or phone 519.354.6221 x242 for more information or to reserve a seat.
Mondays: Blenheim/Ridgetown areas
Tuesdays: Thamesville/Highgate areas
Wednesdays: Wallceburg/Dresden/Bothwell areas
Thursdays: Tilbury/Wheatley/Merlin areas
Fridays: Chatham only
FAMILY SERVICE KENT – GROCERY DELIVERY SERVICE
This contactless delivery service is available Mondays through Fridays to seniors and persons with disabilities across Chatham-Kent for a fee of $5.00. Clients must provide an exact list of items requested to their matched volunteer, along with cash (in a Ziploc) or debit (tap only, we will not take client pin numbers). Volunteers will shop at the requested grocery store during dedicated Senior/Vulnerable Persons hours when possible. Please email or phone 519.354.6221 x242 for more information or to request this service.
River Bell in Dresden delivers fresh vegetables, fruits, and animal products to your door.
2. Chatham – The Dutch Market
6. Port Lambton
Meal and Grocery Delivery
Serving Wallaceburg and the surrounding areas, including Dresden, Tupperville, Walpole Island, Port Lambton and Mitchell’s Bay. Offering both grocery and food delivery services. Online ordering available through https://www.youstayput.ca/order-online/ or call 519-809-9788
If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to connect with us.