General Topics and Information - Central East

Service: Christmas Assistance in Northumberland, No Physical Location

Record #: SHA0893
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 19 Oct 2022


Description (Service) Residents of Northumberland County can apply for Christmas Food Hampers. Applicants already receiving assistance can be referred to the Salvation Army by staff at Social Services Agencies. Otherwise applicants will be asked to provide proof of income.

Important Information
1. Applicants can only apply at one Christmas provider.
2. Proof of identity for each household member, address and income is required.
3. The Salvation Army is a Giving Tree Menber /agency for Children's Toys. If you required toys, please register with The Salvation Army and pick up your toys on the distribution day.
4. Please note application deadlines.

The following indicates where and when residents can apply.

Residents of:
Cobourg, Camborne, Coldsprings - K9A
Plainville, Gores Landing - K0K 2E0
Harwood - K0K 2H0
Roseneath - K0K 2X0
Hamilton Township - K0L 1E0
Baltimore - K0K 1C0
Centreton, Grafton K0K 2G0

Where to Apply:
  • Salvation Army Community & Family Services
  • 259A Division St, Cobourg
  • Application period: Oct 31-Dec 2, 2022
  • Deadline: Dec 2, 2022
  • Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-12:30 pm
  • Call 905-373-9440 for appointment and registration

  • Fare Share Cobourg
  • 700 D'Arcy St, Building 19, Cobourg
  • Call 905-372-5308

Colborne K0K 1S0
Castleton K0K 1M0

Where to Apply:
  • Colborne Legion
  • Application period: Nov 7 to Dec 15, 2022 Mon, Wed, Thu 12 noon-5 pm
  • Call 905-355-5479

Campbellford K0L 1L0
Where to Apply:
  • St. John's United Church, call 705-653-2283 ext 2
  • Campbellford area only-K0L 1L0. No servicing for Warkworth or Hastings area
  • Call and leave your name and phone number
  • Application Deadline: Thu, Nov 17, 2022

Port Hope, Welcome, Canton, Perrytown L1A
Elizabethville, Campbellcroft, Garden Hill L0A 1E0

Where to Apply:
  • Salvation Army Port Hope Community and Family Services office
  • 100 Peter St, Port Hope, Call 905-885-2323
  • By appointment only: call 905-885-2323
  • Application period: Oct 31-Dec 2, 2022
  • Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-12:30 pm
  • DEADLINE: Dec 2, 2022

  • Fare Share
  • 34 South St, Port Hope United Church
  • Wed 6 pm-8 pm
  • Dates: Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2022

St. Vincent De Paul, Grafton
For those with the following postal codes: K0K 2G0, K0K 1S0; K0K 1M0
Call and leave a message 905-377-3263

Warkworth K0K 0C7, K0K 3K0
Where to Apply:
  • 7 Hills Community Pantry call 705-653-2283 ext 2
  • To register for Christmas assistance call 75-924-2077
  • Application Deadline: Fri Dec 2, 2022

Throughout Northumberland County: The Giving Tree

Service Details

Hours Hours varyDates: Nov-Dec
Dates Nov-Dec
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility Anyone in need
Application If applicant has not been referred by staff of Social Services Agencies, the applicant will have to provide proof of income during intake process.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Address & Map
Coordinates: 44.6073644, -79.4190960
Physical Access Not Applicable

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