‘If you’re struggling to afford food, please go to your local distribution point to ask which organisations can refer you for support – sometimes we all need a little bit of help to tide us over when life has thrown something unavoidable our way.’ They are designed to help people out of crisis – we often […]
UK ‘sleepwalking’ into food insecurity after Brexit, academics say Read more Household food insecurity as it is known as is most among adults with larger families and unemployed. Large families who go without meals (32%), or worry about having enough to eat (29%), or to go a day without eating because of lack of money (11%).Unemployed people are […]
There are a lot of opportunities that the Foodbank can offer other than just a tin of beans. Signposting, a listening ear, help with forms, connecting with specialist help, volunteering, help when you don’t have enough to live on.
Gt Yarmouth Foodbank provides clients with a week’s supply of emergency food and helps to signpost people who may need further help. Since opening in April 2013 the Foodbank has already fed over 4000 people – This means we need your support. You can help us in many ways, by volunteering or by donating food or finances. We […]
Do you know anyone choosing between heating or eating. If you know someone who may be struggling to heat their home during this cold weather, please let them know there are services they can access. https://www.turn2us.org.uk/…/Cold-Weather-Payment/What-is-a…
We want to thank our volunteers. Everyone gives of their own time. They come from as far away as Ranworth to Gorleston. We salute the passion, commitment and total dedication of our foodbank team They do an outstanding job from collecting from churches, schools, local stores to putting the food on shelves to packing food parcels […]
We know that providing emergency food supplies and some additional treats will not make someone’s Christmas, but it will provide them with something to eat, and remind them that they are not alone or forgotten