If you need Emergency Food Support – contact Citizens Advice Wirral (freephone) 08082 787848 or Coronavirus Helpline 0151 666 5050 (selecting option 1).

From Monday 29th March 2021: If you need emergency food support, please call Citizens Advice Wirral on freephone 0808 278 7848 or the Coronavirus Helpline on 0151 666 5050, where you will be asked a few questions to assess your situation. If your application is successful, you will be issued with an electronic voucher, which can be exchanged for a 3-day supply of essential food items at one of the following Wirral Foodbank Centres across Wirral Locations | Wirral Foodbank

Requests for emergency financial support for households in financial crisis, who have specialist food needs due to medical, religious or cultural reasons, should be made via the Coronavirus Helpline or online at

People who are self-isolating and unable to leave home, who cannot pay for the food they need,  can request a delivery of an emergency food hamper if they are unable to make alternative arrangements via the Coronavirus Helpline or online at

For out of hours support between 2pm – 5pm Monday – Friday, please contact: 07947 387930.

Emergency out office hours, between 5pm – 9am Monday – Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday, please contact Emergency Social Services 0151 677 6557.



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