There are various community, social, health-related, and government programs and services available throughout Peterborough region and across the province.

Ontario 211- Services Directory

Ontario 211 is a telephone helpline and website that provides information on various services. 

211 helps people find services quickly and easily, and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, in over 150 languages.

211 Ontario is supported by Peterborough City and County and the United Way of Peterborough and District.

Food Banks
Bridgenorth Food Bank
  • Location: Bridgenorth United Church - 832 Charles Street, Bridgenorth
  • When: Every Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 PM (Visits limited to once per month)
  • Contact: foodbank@bridgenorthuc.com
Lakefield Food Bank
  • Location: St. John the Baptist Anglican Church - 81 Queen Street, Lakefield
  • When: Every Tuesday from 9:00-10:30 AM
  • Contact: 
Community Care Offices 

Community Care offers continuing support programs for seniors such as transportation to medical appointments, wellness checks, Meals on Wheels program, etc.

Community Care Buckhorn

Community Care Chemung

Community Care Lakefield

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