Food relief

COVID-19 UPDATE

(current at 19 August 2020)

Emergency relief packs

If you are experiencing hardship directly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be eligible for a care or a food package from the Victorian Government.

Call the Victorian Government 24 hour COVID-19 hotline on 1800 675 398.

For more Victorian Government information visit:

Department of Health & Human Services

Community Connector Moreland

Moreland Council has a dedicated phone line and email address for residents to contact if they need support as a result of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic

Call 8311 4140 from Monday to Friday between 9am - 5pm

Email casi@moreland.vic.gov.au 

Community Newsletter

If you wish to receive a Moreland Community Newsletter you can subscribe here via this link

 

Food parcels - pantry storage foods (tinned and packet dry goods)

AGENCY  

CONTACT  

Salvation Army  

Doorways - 828 Sydney Road North Coburg 

9353 1086 

Call for a phone interview. 

 

 

Salvation Army 

Service for Asylum Seekers & Refugees

12 Tinning Street Brunswick  

9384 8333 

Call for a phone interview. 

 

 

Our Daily Bread 

Greek Church  

23 Victoria Street Coburg  

Email: 

ourdailybreadcoburg@gmail.com 

Email requests.  

NorthPoint Centre Community Hub 

3 Trade Park Dr 

Tullamarine 3043 

Call 9338 1898 before collection, to ensure food is available on the day.  

Open Monday to Friday

9am - 4pm 

Community Information & Support Moreland 

512 Sydney Rd, Coburg 3058 

 

For telephone appointment call:  

9350 3737  

Monday Tuesday Wednesday  

10am – 1:30pm 

 

Food parcels - pantry storage and fresh foods (cold storage)

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

St Vincent de Paul Society 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Brunswick Neighbourhood House

43A De Carle Street

Brunswick 

VIC 3056

Food boxes available.   

Statewide service.   

Call for a phone interview.  

Home visits can be arranged.  

 

 

 

 

Food Parcels: includes fruit, vegetables and bread

1800 305 330 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Call to register 

(03) 9386 9418

Pick up

2 -3 pm

Fridays

 

 

Cooked meals for collection 

AGENCY

SEVICE

CONTACT

Brunswick Salvos

265 Albert Street, Brunswick

Food parcels and Take-away hot meals available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday for pick up only between 12.00 - 12.15pm

No drop-ins available 

Bread rolls also avaiable.   

Call:

9388 5500

between 10am - 12pm to make an appointment / meal collection arrangements.

Gelato Messina
in partnership with
Fare Share

136 Weston Street
Brunswick East

Pre cooked frozen meals available for collection on Thursday and Friday between 4pm - 8pm.
Meals need to be booked online via the
Messina online order page.

For more information visit the

Messina website

Reynard Street
Neighbourhood House

104A Reynard Street

COBURG

Pre cooked frozen meals available for collection. 

Monday - Friday

11am - 2pm

Call:

9386 7128

to pre-book contactless pick-up

Muslim Women's Council of Victoria

Coburg Town Hall

Fridays 2pm

Cooked halal meals available for collection from the Coburg Town Hall. 

 

Call:

0481 752 964

To register or for further information

Moreland's Manna
Christ Church Brunswick 

8 Glenlyon Road Brunswick 
(Near the corner of Sydney and Glenlyon Road) 

Take- away, warm meals, coffee, tea, bread and light morning tea.

Thursday Lunch time
11.45-12.45 
 

Call:

0416378748

For more information  

 

Cooked meals for delivery 

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

Ecological Justice Hub 
Brunswick*

 

Vegan meals prepared to order and delivered Tuesday and Wednesday 

Salvation Army care packs may also be delivered with meals.                  

*The Ecological Justice Hub is currently at capacity.

Phone CIS Moreland for a needs assessment / referral

9350 3737

 

 

Moreland Council delivered meals

Moreland Council Meals on Wheels Program is available for people in the below categories. 

Call Aged and Community Support phone number (03) 9240 2302

For people over the age of 65 years old . For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people over the age of 50 years old. 

For people aged 50 years old and over, who are on a low incomce, at risk of homelessness or homeless.  For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people over the age of 45 years old, who are on a low income, at risk of homelessness or homeless.

 

Emergency relief and food vouchers 

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

Community Information & Support Moreland 

512 Sydney Rd, Coburg 3058 

 

Food Vouchers  

Emergency Relief 

 

Call for a phone interview. 

9350 3737  

Mon Tues Wed  

10am – 1:30pm 

The Salvation Army  

Doorways 

828 Sydney Road 

Coburg North

 

Food vouchers

Bill payments

Pharmacy payments 

9353 1086 

Call for a phone interview. 

 

St Vincent de Paul Society 

State-wide service 

 

Food Vouchers  

Emergency Relief 

Call for a phone interview. Home visits can be arranged. 

1800 305 330 

 

 

 

The Salvation Army Asylum Seeker & Refugee Service

12 Tinning Street 

Brunswick  

 

 Food Vouchers 

 

 

Call for a phone interview. 

9384 8333

Open Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 9am - 2pm

Brunswick Salvos

256 Albert Street, Brunswick

Emergency Relief

Service

Call for appointment between 10am - 12pm

9388 5500

 

Fruit and vegetable supply at reduced cost 

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

Fawkner Commons

Fawkner Bowling Club

2 Creedon Street, Fawkner

Low cost fresh fruit and vegetable boxes from the Community Grocer available to pre-order. Pick up or delivery Wednesday’s 12-4pm. Check the website for other pick-up locations 

Order through Open Food Network

 

Community Grocer website

 

CERES Joe’s Market Garden, 131 Harding Street, Coburg (enter from 34 Edna Grove) 

 

Offering a vegetable box pick up service from the site on  

Tuesday 3-6pm or Saturdays 9-1pm 

Open Food Network website

Hume Council Food Relief Information

If you are in the Hume Council region, information about Community Groups Providing Assistance can be found at this web link.