If you are struggling to afford food, you will probably be eligible for help from the foodbank. Though access to many services and organisations are currently restricted due to the coronavirus pandemic, there are still plenty of places you can access to request a referral to the foodbank. Most ask you to phone or email them, and they will then email us with your foodbank voucher.
(Please note, if you can afford food, but are struggling to get it due to the coronavirus, you need to call the Bristol City Council’s We Are Bristol’s support phone number: 0800 694 0184.)
We are currently preparing for the launch of our New Homebank service which will provide basic household goods for those referred to us in need. we are currently looking for the following donations
Items we can collect:
Fridges & Freezers less than 10 years old.
There is a £10 collection charge as these items are classed as hazardous waste by EU laws. This charge helps towards the cost of collection, safety checks and for potential disposal. Collection is limited to Tuesday morning and to a 10 mile radius.
Items you can drop off at our Social Justice Hub by arrangement: