How to Use the Wolfville & Area Food Bank

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Who can use the Food Bank?
Anyone in need, who lives within the covered area. Each household can visit the Food Bank once every 30 days.
Covered Area:
West to Deep Hollow Road; North to Church Street including Starr’s Point, Port Williams to Tiny Parrish Road on the west; East to the Gaspereau River at Avonport, then south to West Brooklyn; South includes Gaspereau, Melanson, White Rock and including the South Mountain area.
When is the Food Bank open?
Twice a month. Usually on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 9am to 4pm.
Important: If the 1st of the month falls between Tuesday and Thursday, the Food Bank is held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays.

Upcoming Food Bank dates
– Thursdays, January 5 and January 19
– Thursdays, February 9 and February 23
– Thursdays, March 9 and March 23

Where is the Food Bank?
Wolfville Baptist Church
487 Main Street, Wolfville
Lower level back entrance use the door facing SubWay parking lot
How do I contact the Food Bank:
call: 542-0040 (this is an answering machine)

e-mail:

Please leave your name and contact information, and one of our volunteers will contact you and give you a time slot to visit the Food Bank. New clients will be asked to complete an Application Form.

When should I call?
Applicants seeking help from the Food Bank must call no later than Monday prior to the food bank open day. Remember to call and register before you come.

What do I need to bring with me?
Please bring your MSI health card and all other family members’ health cards too.
For emergency needs, please contact St. Vincent de Paul (542-9499) and leave a message.