Grocery Store Program

Good Food Bank, Charity, Get Food, Ottawa, Ontario
Grocery Store Program is no longer at 30 Rosemount (Parkdale Food Centre). If you need food or are donating food please visit Mino’Weesini at 5 Hamilton Ave North.
Update from Mino’Weesini Grocery Program by the Parkdale Food Centre.
Due to current COVID-19 restrictions and additional recommendations in place by Ottawa Public Health, we have shifted programming at Mino Weesini.
If you require food support, please call us: 613-722-8019 ext 0 or email: foodbank@parkdalefoodcentre.org leave only one message with your full name and phone number and we will get back to you as soon as we can.
Please note, it may take several days before we are able to return your call/email due to high call volume.
Thank you for understanding

If you need food

Phone us at 613-722-8019 to place an order, or fill out an order form online here to put in an order for you and your family.

There are two options to receive your food:

  1. curbside delivery on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday afternoons,  or,
  2. scheduled pick-up in your own vehicle  on Tuesdays and Wednesday evenings, 5:30- 7:30pm*

** Please note that we only delivery in our catchment area. If you live outside of our neighbourhood, we are happy to schedule a pick-up time with you. 

*your order will be packed in boxes and due to the quantity of food, you must have a vehicle, and a confirmed pick-up time with us, in order to pick-up at this time.

Out of catchment note:

In order to access our food bank from out of our catchment instead of the food bank in your area, you must provide a referral from a doctor, social worker, or other health practitioner. Please call us for more information, or to find the food bank in your area click here.

Place a Food Order Now

**Due to current COVID-19 rescrictions and additional recommendations in place by Ottawa Public Health, we have shifted programming at Mino’weesini (Parkdale Food Centre). If you require food support, please call us : 613 722 8019 ext 0. Please note we will be closed Monday January 3rd so it may take a few days to get back to you.

Food Assistance

If you need emergency food assistance and you live between Bayswater Ave., Carling Ave., Island Park Drive and the Ottawa River, we’re here to help.

To find out if you live in our catchment area, see the map below, or click here.

Get directions and contact information for the Centre.

What to Expect

We strive to offer fresh, local ingredients and stock healthy foods. We believe that food aid should foster improved physical and mental health so we focus on offering the most nutritious options possible. We also maintain a Good Foods List to  ensure we have a healthy range of ingredients to offer our neighbours in need.