Students in need of emergency food relief will receive an immediate supply of up to one week’s worth of food. This service can be accessed two times a month maximum. If a student is still in need after the use of the Saitsa Emergency Food Bag, they can be referred to the Calgary Food Bank.
To access the Saitsa Emergency Food Bag, please complete the form below, and a Saitsa representative will get back to you as soon as possible.
Who is eligible to pick up a hamper? Anyone can apply to the Calgary Food Bank but not everyone gets approved. The Calgary Food Bank base approval off of the monthly income of the household and how many people are in the household. The monthly household income has to be less than the specified amount for that specific number of people.
How often can you apply for a food hamper? You can receive up to 7 hampers in a 12 month period. There has to be at least 30 days between each hamper request.