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Dress For Success - Vancouver
The Kettle's Homeless Outreach Program
The Homeless Outreach Program (HOP) at The Kettle is a program designed to assist anyone who is homeless or at risk of homelessness by helping them meet their immediate physical and safety needs.
Eligibility: Anyone experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness.
HOP also offers assistance with BC Housing applications and Income Assistance, as well as referrals to Kettle programs and outside services.
The Homeless Outreach Program (HOP) at The Kettle provides essential support and resources to individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Hours of operation:
Monday-Thursday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm (closed from 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
Phone Number: 604-251-5275 Ext. 2
Location: 1725 Venables St., Vancouver
The Distro Disco is a mobile service that provides homeless individuals with:
Donation drives are held on the first Saturday of the month.
All services are free and serve the Vancouver area.
Morning Star Program
The Morning Star Program provides resources and information to individuals in need.
Program Hours: Saturdays, from 7:00 - 9:30 am
Location: 5288 Joyce Street, Vancouver
Avalon Women's Centre
This organization operates resource and drop-in centers for women recovering from addiction.
Miscellany Finds- Women Working With Women Society
The thrift shop is a social venture that sells used items including:
In addition to selling used items, the thrift shop provides employment initiatives that support:
My Sister's Closet
My Sister's Closet is a thrift store that advocates for zero-waste, eco-fashion, and the thrift movement. It strives to provide women, men, and children with access to quality clothing. Revenues from sales go to support Battered Women's Support Services.
The organization also provides opportunities to:
Donations of consignment-quality items are accepted during regular business hours.
Main Street Store:
Working Gear provides free clothing to individuals who are in need of assistance and are entering the workforce in the Lower Mainland. They provide industry-appropriate clothing, from a suit for an interview to construction workwear, so individuals can find paid employment.
Location: #228-475 Main Street, Vancouver
Bette's Boutique provides both material and emotional support to women and their families in the DTES. The organization provides free access to various resources.
Location: 305 Main Street, Vancouver