Dunsford Food Bank

Record #: VTC0039
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 20 Sep 2022


Description (Service) Food bank by appointment only
The Dunsford Food Bank serves area residents in times of need.
  • Donations of food and money are received from Dunsford United Church, Dunsford Anglican Church, Dunsford Lions Club, Older Adults, North Emily Institute, Herons Landing and individuals from the community at large.
  • Christmas hampers are given out each December. Hamper contains food for the day, breakfast, lunch and dinner. To sign up for a Christmas Hamper contact Jill Carslake at 705-313-0374 and provide number of individuals in household, # of children - gender and ages

Service Details

Hours By appointment only
Food Bank hours: Second and Fourth Thu of the month 10 am-12 noon
Meetings: Member agency meeting (Kawartha Lakes Food Source) every month
2022 Christmas hampers
Application deadline Dec 11, 2022
Distribution of hampers Dec 18, 2022
Dates 2022 Christmas hampers
Application deadline: Dec 11, 2022
Distribution of hampers: Dec 18, 2022
Areas Served Dunsford
Boundaries Sturgeon Lake (north), Pigeon Lake (east), Pigeon Lake Road (south) and west to Fieldside Road up to Pickerel Point Road and Snug Harbour Road.
Eligibility Individuals in need of food assistance

Must live within boundaries

Boundaries: Sturgeon Lake (north), Pigeon Lake (east), Pigeon Lake Rd (south) and west to Fieldside Rd up to Pickerel Point Rd and Snug Harbour Rd
Application New clients call or email for appointment
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Dunsford United Church
Located In Community Kawartha Lakes
Address & Map
1981 Sturgeon Rd
Kawartha Lakes, ON
Canada K0M 1L0
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Intersection County Rd 36 and Sturgeon Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Fully Parking ; Partially Accessible - Entrance and Public Washroom Useable

Contact Information

Office Phone Church office: 705-793-2511
Primary Contact Fay Carslake, Chair; Phone: 705-341-3699; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Catherine Poole, Director; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Dunsford United Church, 1981 Sturgeon Rd 
Kawartha Lakes, ON 
Canada K0M 1L0

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