Everyone needs help from time to time. The District of Muskoka and the Township of Georgian Bay provide social services that support the community, including:

  • Childcare and family support services, including EarlyON
  • Employment services and financial assistance
  • Seniors programs
  • Social housing, emergency shelter and affordable housing

Visit the District of Muskoka's website for details on available community and social services or contact our Community Outreach Worker by email or phone at 705-528- 2142

Food Banks

If you, or someone you know, are in need of food supplies, we can help. There are two food bank locations in Georgian Bay:

  • MacTier Royal Canadian Legion (rear entrance), 705-375-5572
  • Community Support Worker (Baxter Ward Community Center) 705-528- 2142

If you're unable to visit a pick-up location, we're willing to bring food to isolated individuals in need.

Fresh Food Basket Program

The Fresh Food Basket program allows residents to purchase fresh and healthy produce once a month at an affordable price. You can purchase a regular-sized basket for $20 or a family-sized basket for $25. View the Fresh Food Basket flyer for pick-up and payment details.

Community Coffee House

The Community Coffee House is open to all community members to socialize and participate in a variety of activities. Past events featured talks on climate change, health and wellness seminars, and movie screenings. Community Coffee Houses are held once a month at the Baxter Ward Community Centre or MacTier Arena. View our Community Calendar for upcoming events or contact our Community Outreach Worker by email or phone at 705-528- 2142. Light refreshments and snacks are provided.


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