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Organization: Local Community Food Centre (The)  
Phone Numbers: 519-508-3663
Email: info@thelocalcfc.org
Website: www.thelocalcfc.org
Address:
612 Erie St
Stratford, On
N5A 2P1
Intersection: Erie St and Jarvis St
Location: Stratford
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours:
  Service
Mon5:15pm-6:30pm
Wed11:30am-1pm
Thu8:30am-9:30am

Executives: Debra Swan - Director
Service Description: Shared space centre with a focus on healthy food programs

The Storehouse
- Stores and redistributes locally produced food to groups providing community meals, student nutrition
programs and food banks

Community Gardens and Greenhouse
- "Shovel to Spoon" 12-week program where participants tend, harvest and then cook produce from on-site gardens * summer youth program Youth/Kids Pizza Bake (Jun-Aug)

Community Kitchen and Dining Room
- Volunteers and participants share recipes and develop cooking skills, each session ends with a family-style meal * free Community Meals are offered weekly

Community Action and Advocacy
- Addresses issues of food insecurity and the development of natural support networks to help people develop a deeper understanding of living on a limited food budget

Meeting: Monday Night Dinner - Mon 5:15pm-6:30pm

60 plus Midweek Lunch Out - Every Wed from 11:30am-1pm, a lunch followed by a light program such as a short film, a presenter, cooking demonstration, etc

Wellness Breakfast - Every Thu from 8:30am-9:30am * optional yoga session 8-8:30am
Fees: Free
Application: No referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Any interested community member
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Stratford  
See Also: Community Food Programs
Hospitality Meals

This information was last completely updated on April 13, 2017

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About Us
Where people come together to grow, cook, share and advocate for good food in a dignified setting that doesn’t compromise self-worth. People learn cooking and gardening skills. Community members find their voices on the issues that matter to them in a shared space where food builds health, hope, skills and community.

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