Even if you have never needed to access foodbank support before, if you are in food crisis, we are here to help.
Here are some useful links to local services
The most important step is to get a foodbank voucher.
In order to provide the most appropriate help for the circumstances of your situation we work with local agencies. If they feel you are struggling to put food on the table, they will issue you with a foodbank voucher. The local agency can also provide long term support if needed to help address some of the issues behind the reasons for your crisis. Agencies we work with include: Citizens Advice, housing support officers, family centres, health visitors, social services and some local charities.
1. Get in touch with us.
If you call or email our foodbank we can talk through your situation and put you in touch with a relevant local agency.
2. Contact the referral agency
They will discuss your situation and supply you with a foodbank voucher or E code where appropriate.
3. Bring your foodbank voucher or E referral code to your nearest foodbank centre.
Please visit https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-help/find-a-foodbank/ to find your nearest foodbank.
You can find a list of our local centres and opening times here.
Due to Covid 19 and social distancing guidelines we have changed the way our ditribution works.
We are now issuing pre-packed parcels to voucher (or E code) holders.
If you have any further questions our FAQ’s page may help, or feel free to give us a call.