Mike Branch-Murray, our Warehouse Manager, abseiled down Liverpool Anglican Cathedral to raise money for the Mayor of... Read more

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TESCO NATIONAL 3 DAY COLLECTION 2014 Tesco Heswall  Collected 2170.0Kg TESCO BIDSTON Collected 3474.16kg TESCO... Read more

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

 

 

 

Mark from Riverside Evolve Carrying out PAT Testing on the Foodbank's Electrical Equipment FREE of Charge – Thank You

                                                                                   

Cadets helping collect Food for the Foodbank

  

Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our partners are and how you can become one. Read more

 

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 22/07/2014)

 

Supermarket Collections

For details of our upcoming supermarket collections – click here

(Updated 07/08/2014)

 

Food Donation Points

Christchurch, Beresford Road, Oxton   (Mon - Fri 9am - 1pm)

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

Sainsbury's, Upton

Tesco Bidston

Tesco Bebington

Morrisons Birkenhead (opposite Birkenhead Market)

United Reformed Church, Tranmere

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)

Any ONE STOP SHOPS 

Wirral Libaries

 

Budget recipes by leading chefs

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

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"

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From packets of pasta to tins of tomatoes please give what you can. Could you donate in-date non-perishable food from our shopping list? Read more

 

You can now donate food at ANY ONE STOP SHOP or Library in Wirral

 

 Cheques should be made payable to "Wirral Foodbank" 

Wirral Foodbank

Unit 14
Wirral Business Centre
Dock Road
Birkenhead
CH41 1JW

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.

Video

Video

 

Real stories

Read real stories of lives changed by the foodbank

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