Food relief

COVID-19 UPDATE

(current at 1 April 2020)

Emergency relief packs

If you are self-isolating 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 COVID 19 hotline on 1800 675 398.

The hotline can also refer people to other support services if needed. 

For more Victorian Government information visit:

Department of Health & Human Services

Moreland Council delivered meals

To check for eligibility to receive Moreland Council Delivered Meal service please call

Aged and Community Support phone number (03) 9240 2302

Food relief organisations

All previous meals provided in a communal setting have been suspended temporarily.

For more information email:  foodsecurity@moreland.vic.gov.au 

 

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

AGENCY  

CONTACT  

Salvation Army  

Doorways - 828 Sydney Road North Coburg 

03 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 

Food boxes available.   

Statewide service.   

Call for a phone interview.  

Home visits can be arranged.  

1800 305 330 

 

Cooked meals for collection 

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

Brunswick Salvos 

Albert Street Brunswick 

Take-away hot meals available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 

Lunch served at 12noon until 12:30pm.

Bread and rolls also available.  

 

 Phone  

Reception 

9388 5500 

  

9:00am – 2:00pm 

 

Meals on Wheels - cooked meals for delivery

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

Call 9240 2338 for further information. 

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

9388 5500 at 9am

Fruit and vegetable supply at reduced cost 

AGENCY  

SERVICE  

CONTACT  

The Community Grocer 

Fawkner Commons

Fawkner Bowling Club

2 Creedon Street 

Fawkner

The Fawkner market has temporarily closed. Low cost fresh fruit and vegetable boxes are still available – pre-book to pick up from 2 Creedon Street Fawkner Wednesday’s 10am-12pm. Check the website for other pick-up locations 

Community Grocer website

Or 0430 206 655 (text preferred) 

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