Guidelines for Accessing Lethbridge Food Bank Services

We ask that anyone who is in need of our services provide us with following 5 items:

  1. Photo ID for each adult
  2. Alberta Health Care Card Number for each residents of the household
  3. Proof of Income: Pay Stub, Child Tax Credit, SFI, AISH, Pension, EI, etc.
  4. Current proof of address for all adults in residence: Rent receipt, Utility bill, etc.
  5. Proof of necessary expenses: Rent cost (a lease or rent receipt), Utilities, etc.

Once you have met our guidelines, you will be given a 3 month or 6 month card to make your next visit quick and easy. When your card expires, you will need to re-qualify by bringing the paperwork listed above.

We provide food to our clients according to the number of full time resident in the household.

A client can pick up bread and produce twice a week and a hamper once per calendar month.

Community Links

Connecting our clients to free community government and social services agencies

Agency Category Phone Number
Addiction Services Helpline (24 hrs) Mental Health 1-866-332-2322
Lethbridge Mental Health Adult Service (403) 381-5260
Lethbridge Mental Health Children Clinic (403) 381 5278
Crisis Intervention Program (403) 381-1116
Lethbridge Family Services (403) 327-5724
Native Counselling Services (403) 329-6140
M.U.S.T. (Mobile Urban Street Team) (403) 327-1031
The Distress Line of SW Alberta (403) 327-7905
TRAC Youth Outreach (403) 308-6633
Birthright Health / Sexual Health (403) 320-1003
OUTreach Southern AB (GALA (403) 308-2893
Pregnancy Care Centre (403) 942-1819
Lethbridge HIV Connection (403) 328-8186
Sexual Health Centre (403) 320-0110
Child Abuse Hot Line (24 Hours Violence / Assault 1-800-387-5437
Child Welfare Crisis Line 1-800-638-0715
Child Protection (403) 381-5555
Lethbridge Police Services (403) 328-4444

Get to know more about our services

  • At Lethbridge Food Bank we provide our clients with monthly hamper according to the size of the household.
  • Hamper sizes are determined based on the number of individuals in each household