Tri-Cities Homelessness & Housing Task Group

Home » Services » Food & Meal Programs

Food & Meal Programs

Food Banks

SHARE Family & Community Services Society provides food hampers for individuals and families in need who live in the Tri-Cities.  Food hampers are distributed at three locations every Wednesday:

2615 Clarke St. Port Moody (rear of building)
Wednesday, 11:30 am – 2 pm

2211 Prairie Ave. – Port Coquitlam
Trinity United/.St. Catherine’s Anglican Church
Wednesday, 12 noon – 2 pm

535 Marmont St., Coquitlam
Como Lake United Church
Wednesday, 12 noon – 2:30 pm

Clients may attend once every 2 weeks.
Contact: Jillian Ratcliffe 604-931-2451 or jillian.ratcliffe@sharesociety.ca

Family Food Bank
St. John the Apostle Church/Quest Outreach Society
2208 St. Johns Street St. Port Moody
1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.  Noon – 1:00 PM
Contact 604-936-7762

 

Meal Programs

St. Catherine’s Anglican Church
2211 Prairie Ave., Port Coquitlam
Soup Kitchen – every Wednesday, 12 noon – 2 PM
Provided by the congregations of St Catherine’s Anglican Church and the Buddhist faith community.
For more information:
Monday – Friday daytime: contact church office 604-942-9812
Evenings and Weekends: contact Bernie Poitras 904-941-2408

Friendship Baptist Church
2950 Dewdney Trunk Road, Coquitlam
Supper for homeless persons and those at risk – every Sunday, 4:30 – 6:00 PM
Contact 604-464-8888

A Warm Place for Women
A monthly social evening for women in need, hosted by Soroptimist International of the Tri-Cities in Port Coquitlam.  Women in need are invited to enjoy:

– A hot meal
– Beverages
– Dessert
– Friendly faces
– Clothes
– Shoes/boots
– Care packages
– Assistance (if requested – e.g. referrals for support services, resume writing, etc.)

Time: 6pm to 8pm. Dinner served at 6:15 pm
Children are welcome to attend.
Note: A Warm Place for Women is a drug and alcohol-free event.

Location:
Kinsman Centre, Aggie Park (Shaughnessy and Lougheed) in Port Coquitlam.
1st Thursday of every month.

Contact:
Darlene McCann (Darlene_mccann@telus.net)

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.