Basic Necessities

Food security is critical to our health, safety, and well-being. Below is a list of low-barrier food banks, free and low-cost meals, and services that provide donated clothing and other goods to people in need. 

Free & Low-cost Meals

Community centres, shelters, churches, and other non-profit organizations serving hot meals to residents of the Greater Vancouver region. 

Free & Low-cost Meals

Food Banks 

Food banks provide free food hampers and/or subsidized groceries to people in need. 

Food Banks

 

Free Clothing 

Clothing and some donated goods available to low-income individuals through thrift stores, churches, shelters, and community centres. 

Free Clothing