Please note: this page is not an exhaustive list of the resources available and is continuously being updated by staff as new resources become available. If you have a resource suggestion please email it to us at Jody.Wilson-Raybould@parl.gc.ca
Western Meals on Wheels
Every weekday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., Meals on Wheels provides meals to those in need including seniors, caregivers, individuals with chronic or acute medical conditions individuals recovering from surgery, illness or injury. In addition to providing a hot meal, volunteers also offer the comfort of a friendly visit and the reassurance of an informal check on the safety and well-being of meal recipients. Western Meals on Wheels are prepared by Mava Foods and offer regular or minced, red meat or non-red meat options and include soup and dessert.
Address: 3077 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3J9
Chinese Meals on Wheels
Chinese Meals on Wheels are prepared by S.U.C.C.E.S.S. at the Simon K.Y. Lee Seniors Care Home in Vancouver and the Austin Harris Residence in Richmond; meals include either fish, pork, chicken or tofu, Chinese tonic soup, steamed rice, and do not contain MSG.
Phone: 604-733-6615 (service in Chinese or English)
Address: 555 Carall Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 2J8
Free and low-cost meals: Downtown Eastside (DTES)
Retailers, specialty food, food programs, and more: Vancouver-wide
The Food Asset Map is a detailed listing of places where people can grow, prepare, share, buy, receive or learn about food. Due to the COVID-19 situation, some listings will not be current. The map is maintained by Vancouver Coastal Health.
Information on free and low cost food services provided by The City Of Vancouver.