Helping residents connect and build community

The CVRC provides free programs, services, and information on resources that will help residents make positive changes for themselves, their families and community.

With the exception of the Produce Packs all services and programs are free.

Clothing Room
Our Clothing Room has free new & used womenís, menís and childrenís clothing. The Clothing Room is open on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. We welcome donations of good quality, clean, seasonal clothing.

Fax & Copy Service
The CVRC has a fax and copy machine to assist residents with resumes, pay stubs, tax forms and other important information.This service is for CV residents and there is no charge.

Healthy Start Breakfast

Free Breakfast Drop-in every Monday and Wednesday 9:00-10:00. Join friends and neighbours while having a free healthy breakfast. Kids are welcomed - with parents or caregivers.Registration is needed.

Saint John Family Resource Centre Play Group

Every Thursday morning from 10am-12noon the Family Resource Centre offers a FREE family play group for children aged 0-5 and their parents or caregivers.  Play groups offer snacks, crafts and story time and a chance to meet other families. As a parent or caregiver you can get parenting support and learn new ways to improve your childís development and well-being.  Drop-in, register at first visit. Note: Playgroup does not operate during the summer.

Produce Packs 
Be a part of the Food Security Program at CVRC

Each month get a variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables for only $10, such as potatoes, carrots, oranges, turnip, cherry tomatoes, apples, cauliflower, stew packs, and bananas. Interested? Pay for your order by the second Thursday of the month and pick up the third Thursday; bring a reusable grocery bag when you pay. You donít have to buy an order every month Ė just when you feel you would benefit!  Drop by the CVRC or call us for more information, 693-8513.