There are many organizations throughout the city that offer free- or low-cost meals or groceries and clothing to residents in need. This includes organizations that cater specifically to women, people who are involved in sex trade work, and youth.
Find an organization near you that provides free clothing or download the list and a map of clothing providers PDF file (183 KB)
Reusable shopping bags
Find an organization near you that provides free reusable shopping bags or download a list of reusable bag pick-up locations PDF file (175 KB).
More locations to pick up free reusable shopping bags are being added on an ongoing basis in neighbourhoods across Vancouver. Email ShoppingBagSupportPlan@vancouver.ca for more information.