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UK Foodbanks

The Trussell Trust's UK foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and communities to open foodbanks nationwide. There are over 420 foodbanks in the UK. Last year UK foodbanks fed over 913,138 people in 2013-14. Read more

Quotes

Quotes from people we have helped and the agencies working with the Foodbank

"We are glad to be part of the initiative which has really taken off, thanks to the hard work of yourself and all the volunteers. It has been such a great help to so many children and families with whom Wirral Council is involved,"

"Your service has been a lifeline to so many families."

"The single mum who had been left with no money and no food after her children had been removed from her burst into tears when out worker arrived with the food. She hadn't eaten since the day before."

"The other single mum with the little boy was also overwhelmed and when the worker said it was just a small thing to tide her over, said "no, it is a small thing to you but it s a big thing to me"

 

Wirral Foodbank Office

Our Office is Open as follows:

Mon-Thur: 10:00 - 14:00

 

Food Distribution Centres

Click on link to download a

map and list of Distribution Centres

(Updated 19/05/2016)

Supermarket Collections 2016:

Friday 29th April 2016

Sainsbury's, Upton - 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday 14th May

Asda, Liscard – 10am – 3pm

Saturday 11th June

Asda, Bromborough – 10am – 3pm

Thursday 30th June - Saturday 2nd July 2016

Tesco, Heswall, Bidston & Rock Ferry - 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday 6th August

Asda, Bromborough – 10am – 3pm

Saturday 20th August

Asda, Liscard – 10am – 3pm

Friday 2nd September 2016

Sainsbury's, Upton - 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday 17th September

Asda, Woodchurch – 10am – 3pm

 

Food Donation Points:

- New Brighton Heritage Centre in St James Church, Albion St, New Brighton

- Sainsbury's, Upton

- Tesco, Bidston

- Tesco, Bebington

- Tesco. Heswall

- Morrisons, Birkenhead (opposite Birkenhead Market)

- St Anne's RC Church, Rock Ferry (Any day except Thursdays)

- Wirral Environmental Centre, (Mon, Tue & Fri Mornings)

  Ring 0151 639 2121 to check if they are open at other times.

  Sandon Building, Falkland Road,

  Wallasey CH44 8ER

- Oxton Gateway, Woodchurch Road,Birkenhead (any day except weekends)

- All ONE STOP SHOPS 

- Most Co-op stores

- Wirral Libraries (please check opening times)

 

 

 

Budget recipes by leading chefs

Get some tips from the UK's leading chefs on how to cook tasty food on a budget

We URGENTLY need the following items:

TINNED VEGETABLES

TINNED TOMATOES

TINNED FRUIT

LONG GRAIN RICE

UHT MILK

INSTANT MASH

TINNED POTATOES

RICE PUDDING

 

You can now donate food at any ONE STOP SHOPLibrary or CO-OP Store, alternatively you can deliver food directly to our office Mon - Thu (10am - 2pm) at the following address:

Unit 14
Wirral Business Centre
Dock Road
Birkenhead
CH41 1JW

Thank you for your continuing support.   

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Training

Training

Training is provided by the foodbank:


The following training has been completed – Manual Handling & First Aid for warehouse/office staff and Advice & Guidance for all distribution centre staff. Plus in-house training for all new volunteers.