Community Support Services

Feeding families in need

As a member of the Ontario Association of Food Banks, East Wellington Community Services provides short-term food support to families and individuals in need. Long-term, we are striving to discover and implement solutions to reduce hunger in East Wellington

East Wellington Community Services offers

  • Monthly food support for families and individuals in need with choice and variety of food based on Canada’s Food Guide, each client’s nutritional requirements, and availability
  • Adopt-a-Family Christmas Hamper
  • School Back Pack Program

If you or someone you know is in need, please contact our offices in Erin at 519-833-9696 or our Rockwood office at 519-856-2113.

Hunger relief in our community begins with you!

At our foodbank, we are always accepting donations in the form of

  • Fresh foods
  • Frozen foods
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Children’s lunch items
  • Canned and dry goods

Donations to our foodbank can be dropped off at your local office listed on our contact us page.

Top 10 Most Needed Items for our Food Bank

Carrots

Apples

Oranges

Kids Snacks

Peanut Butter

Toilet Paper

Instant Coffee

Bread

Eggs

Milk

Partner Agencies:
Help is available at the EWCS Erin office for individual or family problems. Beyond our own support and resources, we have also developed strong collaborations with the following agencies.

Contact any of the Agencies listed below to set up an appointment with a representative from any one of our partner agencies at our Erin office.

Guelph Wellington Women in Crisis – Rural Women’s Support Network
38 Elizabeth Street
Guelph, ON
Phone: 519-833-2301
Fax: 519-833-7563
Website

Community Alcohol and Drug Services (c/o Homewood Health Centre Inc.)
150 Delhi Street
Guelph, ON
N1E 6K9
Phone: 519-824-1010
Website

Probation / Parole Services
1780 King St. E.
Unit 5
Kitchener, ON
N2G 2P1
Phone: 519-571-6105
Website

County of Wellington Immigration and Settlement Services
74 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON
N1H 3T9
Phone: 519-823-7887
Email Settlement Services
Website

Tri County Driving Academy
28 Mill Street, Unit 102
Orangeville, ON
L9W 2M3
Phone: 519-217-8556
Website