These programs help families in Hastings & Prince Edward County to stretch their food dollars, reduce costs and meet the nutritional food needs. Both the Good Food Box and Good Baby Box programs are located at The HUB Child & Family Centre, 10 McFarland Court, Picton.
GOOD FOOD BOX:
Order and pay for your food box by the first Wednesday of each month. Pick up your food box the afternoon of the third Wednesday of the month.
The Baby Box store offers families within Prince Edward County with young children subsidized baby food and baby care products at a very low cost. Anyone with small children can access the store there is no criteria or proof of income needed, everyone is able to access this store once a week, it is cash only. Monday to Friday 8:30-4:00, we are wheelchair accessible.
The Good Baby Box is for all ages and cost is $6.50.
Parents can choose:
-20 pack of diapers and;
-1 chosen specialty item OR
-1 choice of cereal, cookies or juice OR
-4 small jars of baby food OR
-2 large jars of baby food
Formula makes and prices are as follows:
-Enfamil (with/without iron) – $16
-PC (with/without iron) – $10
-Good Start – $16
For more information contact The HUB at 613-476-8142 or email email@example.com.