A new South Vancouver Food Hub is being offered from a partnership between South Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Network and Greater Vancouver Food Bank.
The South Vancouver Food Hub will replace the South Vancouver Food Bank, which was formerly held at Faith Fellowship Baptist Church. The South Vancouver Food Bank served an estimate of 160 households each week, including 35% seniors and 8% families with young children.
The new food hub will take place at South Vancouver Neighbourhood House, 6470 Victoria Drive (at 49th Avenue) on Tuesdays from 10am-12pm (excluding the week when provincial Social Assistance cheques are issued).
This move to the South Vancovuer Neighbourhood House enables individuals to connect to programs and services such as settlement support, family programs, language classes, seniors’ services, and other resources.