In 1901 the Sisters of Compassion began the soup kitchen service in a small house in Buckle Street. Today, we operate from 132 Tory Street, where breakfast and dinner are served six days a week.
The Soup Kitchen, founded by Suzanne Aubert, has been operating in the Te Aro flats area of Wellington for over 110 years.
In New Zealand there are a number of different situations people find themselves in, which can be defined as 'homeless'.
Find answers to some frequently asked questions about the Soup Kitchen.