Request a Hamper

See our application process below. You must call to apply.

Apply For a Hamper

Follow these steps to apply

The Wheatland County Food Bank wants assure it’s clients that we are still operational during the COVID-19 Crisis. The building is restricted to volunteers only and we explain the pick-up process when you apply for a hamper.

Pick-ups will still be on Friday afternoons and we ask for your patience as we work to get through this crisis.

Wednesday Bread pick-up will be self serve and bread will be left outside the thedoor. Please be courteous and mindful of what you take as others will need bread as well.

STEP 1

Call To Book an Application Time

Call 403-324-4335 to book an application time with one of our volunteer screeners.

Application booking line hours:

Mon-Wed 12-4PM

Thursdays 12-3pm

 

STEP 2

Complete Your Application

Our volunteer screeners will call you back during your appointed application time slot.

Have your personal information ready. We will ask some personal questions such as:

  • Proof of residency in the Strathmore and the Wheatland County
  • Income and basic expenses including rent/mortgage, utilities, childcare and medical.

We understand some of the questions can be difficult to answer, but rest assured we ensure your confidentiality. The Wheatland County Food Bank determines need based on income, expenses, family size and your current situation.

STEP 3

Receive Approval

Once you have been approved,  pickup instructions and time will be provided.

Pick-ups are always done on Fridays at the Food Bank.

Unfortunately we cannot offer delivery services at this time.

STEP 4

Pick Up Your Hamper

When you come to pick-up your hamper, remember to bring two pieces of ID for each adult (18+) and one piece of ID for each child (under 18). Acceptable ID includes: Driver’s license, Heath Care Card, Passport, Birth Certificate, Alberta ID Card, or immigration paperwork.

You may apply for a hamper once every 60days/maximum of 6/yr.

Questions?

Have questions about how our Food Hampers work? Give us a call at 403-324-4335 or send us a message below.

Form is for inquiries only. You must call us if you are applying for a hamper.

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