Food by Ward Resources & References

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Resources:

Increase Access to Healthy Food

City Resources:

Toronto Food Strategy – Food Access Mapping & Mobile Food Markets

Toronto Food Policy Council

Nutritious Food Basket

Live Green Toronto

 

Non-City Resources:

Mobile Good Food Market (FoodShare)

Good Food Box (FoodShare)

Food Co-ops within Ontario

How to Start a Food Co-op (USA)

Ontario Farmers Markets

Toronto Farmers Markets Network

Ontario CSA Directory

Daily Bread Food Bank

North York Harvest Food Bank

Food Banks Canada

Toronto Seed Library

Second Harvest

 

Promote Food Festivals & Events

City Resources:

Special Events Office- Festivals and Events

Street Food Vending Overview

Food Vendor Opportunities- Special Events Office

 

Venues that Host Large Food Festivals:

Enercare Centre/ Direct Energy Centre & Exhibition Place

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Harbourfront Centre

Mel Lastman Square

Nathan Phillips Square

 

Non-City Resources:

Food Trucks in Toronto

 

Support Community Food Programs

City Resources:

Student Nutrition Programs, Toronto Public Health

Nutrition and Food Access Programs, Toronto Public Health

Community Hubs in Toronto

Gardens and Urban Agriculture

Wellbeing Toronto

Live Green Toronto

 

Non-City Resources:

Ontario Student Nutrition Program

Toronto Partners for Student Nutrition

Community Gardens/ Farm Start-ups

Community Kitchens (FoodShare)

Community Food Organizations/ Agencies

 


 

References:

Good Food & Mobile Food Markets

http://foodshare.net/program/markets/

http://www.toronto.ca/livegreen/map_tips.htm

http://www.stonegatechc.org/news-events/whats-new/2015/12/29/mobile-good-food-market/

http://www.wknc.ca/#!history/c8de

http://www.thestop.org/bake-ovens-markets

http://www.fhc-chc.com/health-promotion/food-security

 

Food Box Programs

http://www.toronto.ca/livegreen/map_tips.htm

https://toronto.greenearthorganics.com/

http://www.frontdoororganics.com/

http://www.freshcityfarms.com/

http://csafarms.ca/farms%20counties%20S-Z.htm#Toronto

http://www.foodshare.net/

http://cultivatetoronto.com/

http://www.betterlivinghealth.org/content/meals-and-grocery-delivery

https://organicslive.com/

https://www.mamaearth.ca/

 

Farmers Markets

http://www.toronto.ca/livegreen/map_tips.htm

http://www.stonegatechc.org/programs-services/food-programs/farmers-market.html

http://www.sherwaymarket.com/

http://www.foodshare.net/good-food-market-locations

http://www.farmersmarketsontario.com/MarketsV2.cfm?uSortOrder=City

http://samsmithmarket.ca/contact-us/

http://mhw.info.yorku.ca/event/yum-york-u-farmers-market/

http://junctionmarket.ca/

http://westendfood.coop/farmers-market

http://www.my-market.ca/

http://www.appletreemarkets.ca/#!markets-and-events/c7wf

http://www.ryerson.ca/news/media/spotlight/farmers-market/

https://www.facebook.com/TasteofRegentPark

http://www.torontocentreplan.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/MossParkMarketoutline.pdf

http://www.withrowpark.ca/wiki/wiki.php

 

Food Co-ops

http://www.westendfood.coop/

http://www.karmacoop.org/

http://commongroundco-op.ca/category/lemon-allspice/

https://ryeshomegrown.wordpress.com/

http://www.thebigcarrot.ca/home/

 

Emergency Food Programs

Community Consultation

Toronto Community Housing:
http://www.torontohousing.ca/webfm_send/210

www.ontario211.ca

http://www.211toronto.ca

http://www.dailybread.ca/get-support/member-agencies/

http://dfrc.ca/food-bank/

http://www.twpcommunityministry.org/jane-finch.html

http://www.christiancentrechurch.com/food-bank/

http://www.catholicregister.org/item/9068-building-hope-at-jane-and-finch

http://stthomas.on.ca/outreach-ministries

http://www.wknc.ca/#!mount-dennis/c128x

http://tfss.ca/our-programs

http://www.symewoolner.org/programs/dept-of-community-services-2/

http://www.thesharingplace.ca/?page_id=63

http://ckc.torontofoundation.ca/org/unison-health-community-services

http://www.ssfinc.ca/foodbank

http://www.communitysharefoodbank.org/

https://yorku.collegiatelink.net/organization/glendonwomenseducationandreferralcentre/about

https://icnareliefcanada.ca/food-banks

http://www.flemingdonparkministry.org/

http://www.metunited.org/jmv4/index.php/programs/outreach/community-services

http://www.icha-toronto.ca/sites/default/files/Resource-Guide-for-Uninsured.pdf

 

Community Food Agencies

http://www.stonegatechc.org/programs-services/food-programs/

http://www.dailybread.ca/

http://secondharvest.ca/

http://blog.africanfoodbasket.com/

http://greenestcity.ca/programs/

http://www.westendfood.coop/

http://www.northyorkharvest.com/

http://www.thestop.org/

http://www.foodshare.net/

http://sustainontario.com/

http://slowfood.to/

http://thestop.org/

http://cultivatetoronto.com/    

http://youngurbanfarmers.com/

http://www.tpwomenscomm.org/

http://pushfoodforward.com/

http://www.foodnotbombs.net/ontario.html

http://www.kidsgrowing.ca/

http://www.tcrc.ca/

http://www.dixonhall.org/hhs/

http://eastviewcentre.com/programs/food-access-programs/

http://www.srchc.ca/program-group/food-nutrition-health

http://www.agincourtcommunityservices.com/chester-le-community-corner

http://www.agincourtcommunityservices.com/food-bank

 

Community Kitchens

Community Consultation

Toronto Public Health, Food Strategy:

https://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=75ab044e17e32410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

City of Toronto Parks, Forestry & Recreation:

http://www1.toronto.ca/parks/prd/facilities/recreationcentres/index.htm

211 Toronto:

http://www.211toronto.ca

http://www.unitedwaytyr.com/list-of-agencies

http://northyorkharvest.com/food-bank/thistletown-community-services-unit/

www.ehcw.ca

http://parc.on.ca/

http://www.ajhs.ca/

http://thestop.org/

http://www.foodshare.net/community-kitchens

https://www.ysm.ca/

http://socialinnovation.ca/space/csiregentpark

http://tcrc.ca/regent-park-community-food-centre

http://www.ralphthornton.org/in-the-kitchen/

http://mfrc.org/

http://teh.ocsb.ca/

http://www.taibuchc.com/index.php?lang=en

 

Community Gardens

City of Toronto Community Gardens:

https://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=8148dada600f0410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

Toronto Community Garden Network:

http://www.tcgn.ca/wiki/wiki.php?n=TorontoGardens.FrontPage

Toronto Community Housing:

http://www.torontohousing.ca/webfm_send/183

City of Toronto Allotment Gardens:

http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=aa16c0e9f7301410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD&vgnextchannel=0a4adada600f0410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

City of Toronto, Parks, Forestry & Recreation:

http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=5b1619f8602a0410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

City of Toronto, Children’s Gardening & Eco Programs:

http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=de60dada600f0410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD&vgnextchannel=8148dada600f0410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

Live Green Toronto:

http://map.toronto.ca/maps/map.jsp?app=LiveGreen

http://www.dailybread.ca/programs/community-garden/

http://www.universitychurch.ca/page_to_print.cfm?id=161&gallery_id=12

http://everdale.org/blackcreek/

http://tfss.ca/our-programs/beyond-3-30

http://www.newcollege.utoronto.ca/studentlife/community-involvement/community-garden/

http://www.tdsb.on.ca/News/ArticleDetails/TabId/116/ArtMID/474/ArticleID/341/Seeds-for-Hunger.aspx

http://regenes.is/regenesis-toronto/

http://torontobotanicalgarden.ca/get-gardening/public-gardens/allan-gardens/

http://ryeshomegrown.wordpress.com/

schoolweb.tdsb.on.ca/blakestreet/BlakesFoodGarden.aspx

http://eastviewcentre.com/

http://foodshare.net/program/schoolgrown/

http://riverdalehub.ca/the-social-gardener/

http://www.agincourtcommunityservices.com/chester-le-community-corner

http://midlandcommunitygardens.blogspot.ca/

 

Food Festivals

Community Consultation

Festivals Toronto:

http://www.festivalstoronto.com/?/toronto/events

https://rexdaleclc.wordpress.com/2013/06/06/rexdales-first-annual-foodie-festival/

http://www.kingswaybia.ca/taste-of-the-kingsway

https://sites.google.com/site/bathurstfinchnetwork/announcements-1

http://thejunctionbia.ca/save-the-date-summer-solstice-fest-june-21st-2014/

http://junctionmarket.ca/night-market/

http://www.ukrainianfestival.com/event.htm

http://polishfestival.ca/

http://dundaswestfest.ca/2014-program/

http://bigonbloor.com/festival/

http://www.directenergycentre.com/index.php

http://nightmarket.thestop.org/

http://tasteoftoronto.com/

http://theex.com/

http://www.chinradio.com/chinpicnic/

http://www.torontocaribbeancarnival.com/

http://tasteoflittleitaly.ca/

http://www.torontorawveganfestival.com/

http://www.mtccc.com/?m=0&t=0&c=1

http://www.harbourfrontcentre.com/

http://salsaintoronto.com/

http://www.tpwomenscomm.org/

http://www1.toronto.ca/wps/portal/contentonly?vgnextoid=ee2c7cc3b5e91410VgnVCM10000071d60f89RCRD

http://torontochristmasmarket.com/

http://www.torontooktoberfest.ca/

http://panamfoodfest.com/

http://torontotaste.ca/

http://www.tasteofthedanforth.com/tasteofthedanforth.php

http://www.toronto.com/events/feast-in-the-east/

http://www.festivalofsouthasia.com/index.html

http://beachbbqandbrews.com/

http://www.wexfordbia.ca/

http://canadadayribfest.com/

http://tamilfest.ca/

http://tofoodfest.com/