Places to get some help for food:
1. Loaves & Fishes,
29 Mary Street
Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm
Cost $50, need your Centrelink card number
Approximately 2 supermarket trolleys of food, including cold food.
2. Wholly Cow Butchers
Shop 10/1177 Wynnum Road, Cannon Hill
Cannon Hill Shopping Centre, opposite the BCF
3pm every Sunday (get there a bit earlier)
$20 for a huge meat tray, $40 for 2 trays
First in best dressed, first to put their cash on the tray, line up in the middle, then move off to the right to pick up.
3. Wynnum Baptist Church
287 Kianawah Road
Ph 3390 5833
Monday – Friday, 9am-3pm
Ring to make sure the Pastor is there, free food parcels, can only visit once every 3 months, take your Centrelink card.
4. St Peters Anglican Church
86 Bride Street
Every 2nd Monday and alternate Wednesday
9am – 12pm
You need a printout of your Centrelink statement from that day, you can go to Centrelink for that, you can visit every 8 weeks for each of the days. Food vouchers for IGA.
Turn up as early as you can, when they open the door give them your Centrelink statement and wait until you are called.
5. Wynnum/Capalaba Community Welfare Centre
73 Clara Street
Ph 3393 4713
Take your Centrelink statement in with that day’s date on it, food parcels/food vouchers/help with bills depends on what they have available. Can only visit every 3 months.
Phone to check which day/times they are open.
Turn up early and wait, no appointment times.
6. Food Ark
Unit 9 & 10
66 Bay Terrace (near the library)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
10am – 1 pm
$10 food parcels, you can purchase more than one
7. Seventh Day Adventist Church
Cnr Carnation St & Sunflower St
More added by another mum.....
Lighthouse Care - 4 locations - $25 for a trolley's worth of groceries at Loganholme, Hillcrest and Bethania, $35 for Ipswich/Yamanto. http://www.lighthousecare.org.au/
Beaudesert Baptist Church Food parcel $30 collect on Fridays 07 5541 1346
Kingston - Loaves and Fishes Food Co-Op 29 Mary St, Kingston, Logan City. Ph 07 3808 5713, mob 0408 743 322.
Kingston - Tribe of Judah 16 Queens Rd Ph: 07 32903610
Southport - Food Aid $7 for a box of food. Pension or Health Care Card needed for id. Phone: 07 5532 9527 http://www.foodaid.org.au/using_food_aid.php
Mermaid Beach - Havafeed Community Relief - food parcels - (07) 5520 0772
Carrara - Ark'd House Foodmarket, 1 Chisholm Road 07 5596 9999 $25
Sowers foodmart 1/139 Dohles Rocks Rd Kallangur QLD 4503
Communicare Caboolture, U 4, 54 Beerburrum Rd
CABOOLTURE, QLD, 4510
This next one is a facebook page, they post up there when they will be open etc http://www.facebook.com/thelakespantry?fref=ts