News

We are no longer open but we are delivering!

Tomorrow will be the last day our centre will be open for in person sessions. From Monday we will be providing a delivery-only service with our friends Norwood & Brixton Foodbank and Waterloo Foodbank. Together we will be delivering food parcels all across Lambeth, based from our South London warehouse in Streatham Hill. We are very much committed […]

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COVID19 Emergency Appeal

Due to COVID19 we are experiencing a huge increase in demand on our services. The crisis is impacting our services in several ways: 1. We are sadly seeing increased demand across the Vauxhall area and only expect this to get higher in the coming weeks. 2. We are seeing a reduction in donations as peoples shopping habits are changing […]

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Coronavirus and changes to how we’re operating – 19th March 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the UK, our main priority is ensuring the safety of everyone who comes to our food bank whether it’s someone needing help, someone volunteering their time, or someone making a donation.   Things are changing quickly, so we’ll keep this page updated regularly with information about what’s happening at […]

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Christmas 2019 Opening Times

Thank you so much to everyone that has given so generously in the lead up to Christmas! Please note we are now not taking any donations until the new year. Over the Christmas holidays we are open as usual on Saturdays but we are closed on Christmas Day (Weds 25th Dec) and New Years Day (Weds […]

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Christmas 2018 Opening Times!

Thank you so much to everyone that has given so generously in the lead up to Christmas! Our last session this year is  Saturday 22nd December 2018. Our first session of the year is  Wednesday, 2nd January 2019. We are closed on Wednesday, 26th December 2018.  

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6 Unexpected Things Foodbanks Need

A visit to the food bank isn’t exactly a traditional Christmas activity, but one UK charity is asking for a little extra help this month, when demand is at its highest and families are choosing between eating and heating.

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Why Would a Mum Doing a Business Degree Find Herself Begging on the Streets This Winter?

With Christmas approaching, Michele from Brent Foodbank shares how she’s helping to make the festive season special for those struggling. “For the past few days I haven’t been to the street begging for money to buy food for me and my baby…” This was what a mother at Brent Foodbank told us recently. She was […]

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