Collective Kitchens, Guelph and Wellington County

Contact Information
Alternate Name Community Kitchens
Site Location Various locations
Located In Community Wellington County
Physical Access Unknown - varies by location - call for details
Description & Services
Description (Service) Collective Kitchens are food programs that provide kitchen facilities where groups of people meet regularly to cook affordable meals * learn and share skills (budgeting, shopping, preparation of healthy food) * money saved through bulk buying, cost sharing, use of seasonal foods * usually meet once or twice a month * food prepared in large quantities, then divided to take home * opportunities for social support

Note: Not all groups have kitchens operating at all times. Check with each group.

Brant Avenue Neighbourhood Group
35 Algonquin Rd, Guelph; 519-821-9243;;
Office hours Tue-Thu 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-3 pm
Food Cupboard Tue-Thu 1 pm-3 pm
Wandering Chef third Wed of the month, 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
* Wandering Chef located at Guelph Community Health Centre (GCHC) - to register, call 519-821-6638

Lakeside HOPE House
75 Norfolk St, Guelph; 519-265-4299;;
Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
* Edu-Kitchen is a monthly program for adults

Centre Wellington Food Bank
105 Queen St W, Suite 11, Fergus; 519-787-1401 ;;
* client hours Tue, Thu 9:30 am-4:30 pm * Wed 9:30 am-12 noon, 6 pm-7:30 pm * Fri 9:30 am-12 noon
* community kitchen provides guidance for food bank clients on cooking nutritious, cost-effective meals with fresh and pantry ingredients
Hours Check locations for times and dates
Areas Served Centre Wellington ; Guelph
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Program ; variable; usually a set cost per serving
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Food Preparation Facilities ; Nutrition Education