Description (Service) Provides assistance to people in need to build health and community in Meaford 
Programs and services include: 
  • Emergency Food Bank (see separate 211 listing for details) 
  • Christmas hampers (see separate 211 listing for details) 
  • Community Cafe - on Mon mornings enjoy coffee, treats, music, crafts and activities, everyone welcome 
  • Community Gardens - private and communal plots available to provide fresh local produce to the community * Proceeds from various gardens are provided to the food bank, to community members in need or sold at the seasonal Meaford Community Gardens Market on a pay-what-you-can basis 
  • Meaford Second Harvests - aims to glean good food that would otherwise not be used and connect to those who can best benefit * Harvests are split three ways between the grower/land-owner, volunteer pickers and the community * Contact for more info, if you want to assist, and/or if you have or know where there is food to be gleaned
Also offers: 
  • Back-to-school backpacks 
  • Emergency clothing assistance 
  • Good Food Box sponsorship 
  • Youth & Adult Recreation Funding support 
  • Referrals to outside agencies when required
Service Details
Public Comments As of Sep 2020, Golden Town Outreach will be now known as Meaford Food Bank and Outreach
Hours Office hours vary 
  • Community Cafe: Mon 9:30 am-11 am, year-round  
  • Community Gardens Market: Thu 5 pm-7 pm June to Thanksgiving
Dates Meaford Community Gardens: Apr-Nov
Areas Served Meaford
Eligibility Residents of the Municipality of Meaford
Application Call and leave message or email for program information * Drop in for Community Cafe
Languages English ; French or German may be available
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Enter by rear parking lot door and go downstairs to basement area
Located In Community Meaford (Town of)
Address & Map
Bethany Church of the Nazarene
34 Trowbridge St W
Meaford, ON N4L 1A5
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Intersection Trowbridge St W and Sykes St N
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Office Coordinator: 519-538-4550 * leave a message, checked regularly
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Primary Contact Julie Brown, Food Bank Co-Ordinator
Mailing Address c/o Golden Town Outreach 
P.O. Box 3245 
Meaford, ON N4L 1A5

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