To individuals and families in need, food banks provide vital nutrition with fresh fruits and vegetables, dairy products, and pantry staples. Food banks usually provide a one-to-three day supply of food, once a month to once every three months, per individual or family. Documents may be required for identification purpose. See the table below to get the list of food banks available in the Toronto Downtown East Region.

Street Health

No meal program. Only local drop-ins to serve meals & healthy snacks

Hospitality Meals Toronto

Meals, provided for free or at a low cost, may occur on an on-going or seasonal basis.

Food Agency Eligibility Type Location Phone
Africans in Partnership Against AIDS Persons birth-85 years, living with HIV/AIDS, from continental Africa, or who identify with this community * also Black and Caribbean communities Community kitchen 526 Richmond St East 2nd Floor,
Toronto, ON M5A 1R3
All Saints Church-Community Centre. Community programs Homeless or street involved individuals Community kitchen 315 Dundas St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2A2
Beach Interfaith Outreach Program ALL Meal programs Beach United Church,
140 Wineva Ave,
Toronto, ON M4E 2T4
Beach Interfaith Outreach Program ALL Meal programs St Nicholas Anglican Church, Birch Cliff,
1512 Kingston Rd, Toronto,
ON M1N 1R7
Daily Bread Food Bank. Allan Gardens Food Bank Individuals or couples only * families referred to Yonge Street Mission Food bank 191 New Toronto St,
Toronto, ON M8V 2E7
Dixon Hall Neighbourhood Services. Carlton St Site Seniors * adults living with disability or chronic illness Meals on wheels 192 Carlton St 2nd Fl,
Toronto, ON M5A 2K8
East End United Regional Ministry. Glen Rhodes Food Bank ALL Food bank Glen Rhodes United Church,
1470 Gerrard St East Bsmt,
Toronto, ON M4L 2A3
Fontbonne Ministries, Sisters of St Joseph of Toronto. Fontbonne Place. Mustard Seed ALL Community kitchen 791 Queen St East,
Toronto, ON M4M 1H6
Fred Victor. CRC 40 Oaks Drop-in ALL Community kitchen 40 Oak St,
Toronto, ON M5A 2C6
Good Shepherd Ministries. Good Shepherd Centre. Drop-in program ALL Meal program 412 Queen St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 1T3
Grace Pascoe Care Centre. Calvary Baptist Church. Calvary Food Bank ALL Food bank Calvary Baptist Church,
72 Main St,
Toronto, ON M4E 2V7
Grant AME, Soup Kitchen ALL Food bank Fellowship Hall,
2029 Gerrard St East,
Toronto, ON M4E 2B3
LOFT Community Services. 416 Community Support for Women Women 16 years and older coping with isolation, addiction and/or mental health issues Meal programs 416 Dundas St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2A8
Lourdes Food Bank. The Edmonton ALL Food bank The Edmonton,
275 Bleecker St Southeast corner,
Toronto, ON M4X 1M1
Margaret’s Housing and Community Support Services. Margaret’s Toronto East Drop-In ALL Meal program 323 Dundas St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2A2
Central Intake 416-338-4766
Métis Nation of Ontario – Toronto Regional Office Individuals of 15 years and older, who self-identify as Métis Food fund 75 Sherbourne St Suite 311,
Toronto, ON M5A 2P9
Neighbourhood Food Hub. Glen Rhodes United Church. COVID-19 Emergency Food Delivery ALL Food bank 1470 Gerrard St East,
Toronto, ON M4L 2A3
Salvation Army, Community and Family Services. Downtown East Community Church. River Street Ministries ALL Food bank 77 River St,
Toronto, ON M5A 3P1
Seventh-Day Adventist Church. St Luke United Church. Tuesday Meal Program ALL Meal program 353 Sherbourne St Gymnasium,
Toronto, ON M5A 2S3
St Ann Parish Food Bank ALL Food bank 120 First Ave,
Toronto, ON M4M 1X1
St Bartholomew’s Anglican Church, Regent Park Community Services ALL Food bank 509 Dundas St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 3V3
St John the Compassionate Mission ALL Meal programs 155 Broadview Ave,
Toronto, ON M4M 2E9
Toronto Council Fire Native Cultural Centre Aboriginal people, including First Nations, Inuit and Metis Meal programs 439 Dundas St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2B1
Toronto Vegetarian Food Bank Individuals and families who are vegetarian, vegan, or who are actively transitioning to a meat-free diet Food bank Yonge Street Mission,
Christian Community Centre,
270 Gerrard St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2G4
WoodGreen Community Services. 650 Queen Street East Site. Housing and Community Supports ALL Food bank
Community kitchen
650 Queen St East,
Toronto, ON M4M 1G5
416-645-6000 ext 2500
WoodGreen Community Services. Danforth Avenue Main Office Main Floor. Community Care and Wellness Unit ALL Meal programs 815 Danforth Ave Main Floor,
Toronto, ON M4J 1L2
Yonge Street Mission. Davis Centre. Community Support and Family Services ALL Food bank
Meal programs
270 Gerrard St East,
Toronto, ON M5A 2G4
416-929-9614 ext 3200
Toll Free: 1-800-416-5111