Need Food: How to Request a Hamper


Telephone Icon Call us at 403.253.2055

      • The Hamper Request line is 403.253.2055
      • It's best to call ahead and reserve a hamper
      • You can use a house phone or call us with
        the phones available at the Food Bank
      • Please note that hampers are limited per day and we
        can't guarantee a hamper will be available on the same day


Information, please provide us with your information. All calls are treated with respect and confidential.

      • Provide information to our team so we can best help you
      • You will be treated with respect and your call is confidential
Helping hands and alternate services

      • During your call, you will be provided with information 
        about other social and community agencies who may 
        be able to offer support, information or alternative services

Checkmark for approval of hamper pickup
      • Once approved, you'll be scheduled to pick up your 
        hamper during distribution hours on a set date
Up to 3 hampers can be requested in a 12 month period.
There must be 30 days between each hamper request.
You may qualify for additional hampers with a referral. 
Transit icon
We are on Transit Bus Route #30.
The stop is on the corner of 46 Ave
and 12A Street, SE. 
Car Icon Transportation
You must arrange your own transportation
to and from the Calgary Food Bank.
Bring a suitcase, dufflebag, backpacks or grocery bags. We do not supply these.
We do not supply grocery bags.
Bring grocery bags, duffle bags, backpacks
and suitcases to carry your groceries. 

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