• B

    • Bite of Brant
      Grade 5 students get introduced to local food sources and agriculture over a two day period in April.

    • Bountiful Brant
      Come explore Bountiful Brant County. Search our websites, follow our maps and indeed, come see for yourself that fresh, locally produced foods from Brant County should be on your table soon.

      Provides the Buy Local, Buy Fresh Map, showcasing farms in Brant County.


    • Brant / Brantford Roundable on Poverty
      The Brant/Brantford Roundtable on Poverty is run out of the Community Resource Service office location and is funded by Brant United Way.

      This program creates better capacities for the community to expand the awareness about poverty. This collaborative group assists in the development of community capacities to develop action and to bring together interested groups and citizens to create change.


    • Brant Community Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Brant County Federation of Agriculture
      We are a group of directors that advocate for Brant County farmers and represent the voice of agriculture in the community.

      Produce local food map Bountiful Brant


    • Brant County Parks & Rec workshops
      Various workshops about food or cooking are listed in the current Parks and Recreation Guide.

    • Brant Food For Thought
      Brant Food For Thought is the lead agency that supports and facilitates Student Nutrition Programs in elementary and secondary schools in Brantford, the County of Brant and Six Nations of the Grand. We believe that good nutrition contributes to a child’s ability to learn and that all children and youth should have equitable access to the most nutritious foods possible. Brant Food For Thought is investing in our children and youth today, for a healthy and vibrant community tomorrow!

    • Brant Food System Coalition
      The Brant Food System Coalition seeks to achieve a resilient local food system that is inclusive, healthy, equitable, and sustainable for Brant.

    • Brant Towers and Lorne Towers Gardens
      Communal gardens for Brant Towers and Lorne Towers Residents

    • Brantford Blessing Centre
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Brantford EMS (Tranquility Park)
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • Brantford Farmer's Market
      The Brantford Farmers’ Market has a wide range of product offerings, including; fresh produce, meats, deli cuts, dairy products, flowers, fresh baked goods, home made prepared food, fresh roasted nuts, home made candies & crafts, a breakfast & lunch counter serving hot foods and other natural products.

    • Brantford Food Bank
      The Brantford Food Bank offers an Emergency Food Bank Service to individuals and families in Brantford, Brant County and Six Nations. This includes low-income families, children, the elderly, abuse survivors and the homeless. We also provide a Food Distribution Service to 28 other food and meal providers in our community. We believe that every person should have nutritious food and balanced meals.

    • Brantford Native Housing
      Various workshops and events about food are listed in the event calendar here.

    • Brantford Parks & Rec workshops
      Various workshops about food or cooking are listed in the current Parks and Recreation Guide.

    • Burford Community Food Bank
      Provides food to those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.


  • C

    • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program: Brantford Native Housing
      Our Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) is designed to improve the health and well-being of pregnant women, new mothers, and women with newborn babies up to 6 months old.

    • Canadian Prenatal Nutrition Program: Growing Healthy Together
      For women 21 and under – pregnant or with an infant under 6 months. Drop-in, Prenatal and postnatal support. Food and bus vouchers provided, healthy meal provided.

    • Cedarland Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • Cedarview Evangelistic Centre
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry; also has a food cupboard for those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Central Baptist Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Charles Ward Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • Christmas Hamper: Brantford Food Bank
      Each year, in our local community, there are parents who find it difficult to provide a Christmas celebration for their children. There are individuals who feel desperate and alone during a time when others are surrounded by loved ones. We believe that every person should feel special and cared-for during this wonderful time of year.

    • Christmas Hamper: Salvation Army
      Community and Family Services serves the needs of individuals and families in the Brantford community in a variety of ways, including overseeing Christmas events. This includes our Christmas Kettle Drive, donation letter distribution, participation in the Brantford Santa Claus Parade, as well as holiday food baskets and toys for local families in need.

    • City View Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • Community Food Educator Program
      The Community Food Educator Program is a group of trained volunteers who can provide education in the following topics: healthy eating, menu planning, healthy eating on a budget, preparing quick and easy meals, cooking basics, healthy snacks, food preservation and canning, food safety, safe food handling and hand washing.



  • F

    • Faith Lutheran Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry; also has a food cupboard for those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • First Baptist Church
      The Food Cupboard is a ministry in our community that helps to reduce hunger and provides a caring presence for those in need. Food is organized, packaged and distributed weekly on Thursday mornings. Clients may attend our Food Cupboard every two weeks.

    • Food First
      Network that meets to share resources for emergency meal provision and to meet community priorities.

    • Food Handler Training Program
      The Food Safety Certificate Course is designed to help you further develop your skills for working in the Food Service Industry. During the sessions, you will learn:
      - to recognize potential food safety hazards
      - how to store foods properly
      - developing better cleaning procedures that control the growth of bacteria
      - how to avoid unnecessary waste
      - what are food premise regulations and how they affect you


    • Friendship House
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry; also has a food bank for those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Friendship House
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry; also has a food bank for those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Friendship House After School Program
      The focus of our Kids Programs is on building relationships and sharing Christ's love in a caring environment. This time together provides a time for children to enjoy friendship, fun, games, crafts and healthy snacks. If you're into computers, video games, lego, woodworking, sewing, crafts - or just hanging out with your friends in the games room or quiet area - come and visit us!

    • Friendship House Community Garden
      Public allotment garden. Part of Equal Ground Community Garden.


  • G

    • GELA Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • Good Food Box

      Fruits and vegetables are bought in bulk at wholesale prices.

      Every month the boxes are filled with fresh produce grown as locally as possible. The kind of fruits and vegetables in the box changes monthly

      Each box often contains potatoes, carrots, onions and apples. Other items are included according to seasonal availability and price.


    • Grace Anglican Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Grand River Community Health Centre
      Group classes focused on nutrition education and hands-on food skills development are regularly available. Examples of these classes include:
      ◦Budget-friendly cooking
      ◦Cooking for one
      ◦Healthy Weights series
      ◦One time classes on topics such as canning and diabetes


    • Greenwood Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens


  • H

    • Harmony United Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Hope Christian Reformed Church
      Public allotment garden. Here at Hope Church we offer 10 foot x 10 foot plots in our Community Garden. If you are interested in a plot, please call us before April 30 @ 519.759.7581. There will be a meeting in early May and you will be contacted about the meeting.


  • I

    • Immanuel Baptist Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • In Store Registered Dietitian, Zehrs
      In store dietitian. Located at Fairview and King George Zehrs stores. Community outreach, store tours and one-on-one consultations for reading labels and selecting healthier products, understanding health claims and advertisements, nutrition for managing weight, diabetes, heart disease, recipes and easy meal ideas, family nutrition ideas and tips, women’s and men’s health concerns, nutrition for sports and active living, etc.




  • L

    • Laurier Brantford - Student Union
      The Food Bank provides food deliveries on a 24/7 basis confidentially supporting the dietary and nutritional needs of Laurier students. All dietary restrictions can be accommodated, and food packages typically last up to a week or more.

      All Laurier students are eligible to use this service to ensure they’re eating healthy when overwhelmed, stressed or financially strained.


    • Lynden Hills Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens


  • M

    • Meals on Wheels (Brantford)
      The Meals on Wheels program delivers affordable, nutritious and delicious meals to members of the community who are unable to prepare their own food. Brantford Branch provides freshly cooked hot meals Tuesday-Friday as well as Apetito frozen meals. Meals on Wheels helps people continue living independently while maintaining a healthy diet.

    • Meals on Wheels (Paris)
      Hot meals delivered on Wednesday and Fridays. $3.00 per meal.

    • Meals on Wheels (St. George)
      Provided through St George United Church

    • Muslim Association of Brantford
      Provides food to those in need. For more information, please refer to the current food calendar here.


  • O

    • Outpost Ministry
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.


  • P

    • Paris Presbyterian Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Paris Wincey Mills Market Hall
      The Paris Wincey Mills is proud to offer a variety of vendors in the Market Hall. Enjoy farm-to-table freshness with local produce, meats, seafood and cheeses, shop vintage and handmade jewellery, lady’s fashions and housewares or view original works from local artists, and more.

    • Pleasant Valley Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Princess Anne Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens



  • S

    • Salvation Army Booth Centre
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Salvation Army Community & Family Services
      Provides food to those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Salvation Army Family Centre Food Bank
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry

    • Salvation Army Paris Food Bank
      Provides food to those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • Seniors Resource Centre Community Garden
      Community Garden located at Seniors Resource Centre. Communal gardening and greenhouse.

    • Six Nations Farmers Market (Our Sustenance)
      An outdoor farmers market in Six Nations of the Grand River. Explore the community garden with traditional medicinal plants, Three Sisters Gardens and more.

      Open Saturdays beginning Victoria Day weekend and runs through until Thanksgiving Day weekend, 9:00am - 1:00pm at 2676 Fourth Line.


    • Sobeys Shopping Transportation Services
      Phone in order to Sobey's at anytime. Deliveries occur on Tuesday and Thursdays.

      The cost for delivery is $6.00, plus the cost of food.


    • Spring St - Buck Park Community Garden
      Part of Equal Ground Community Gardens

    • St. Andrew's United Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry; also has a Children's Snack Closet. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • St. Jude's @ Grace Anglican Church
      Provides food to those in need. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.

    • St. Vincent De Paul
      Charity organization that gives emergency help to the needy in the form of food, clothing and furniture. This location is a store, but if people cannot afford to purchase, assistance is offered through the local Catholic churches (leave message with name and phone number for same-day callback).

    • Sustainable Brant
      Supporting:
      •the protection of foodland, and the environment
      •inclusive, transparent governance at the municipal, provincial and federal level.

      We have launched a campaign to grow the Greenbelt to include Brant County, and to create a Grand River Watershed Greenbelt. We welcome your support.


    • Sydenham United Church
      Provides a meal to anyone hungry. For days and hours of operation, please refer to the current food calendar here.






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