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Christmas and New Year opening times for Sunderland Foodbank and the Independent Food Banks

If you need foodbank support over Christmas and New Year, please visit Sunderland City Councils Website for details of locations and opening times (click on the area of the city where you live). You will need to ring Sunderland City Council Customer Service Network and ask for a voucher code to use at Sunderland Foodbank. […]

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We have moved

Here are our new addresses :- Sunderland Foodbank Coordinator  (Office only – we do not give out food parcels from this address) The Coop Centre, Whitehouse Road, Hendon, Sunderland, SR2 8AH (Working Hours Monday to Friday 9am – 3pm) Sunderland Food Donation Drop-off Point – Wednesday and Thursday between 10am and 1pm We will have […]

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we are moving

By the end of this week Sunderland foodbank foodstore will have moved to a new premises close to Chester-le-Street. This is an exciting joint venture with Durham foodbank. Our amazing teams of volunteers have helped shift nearly 35 tonnes of food, and an epic amount of shelving, sorting stations, desks and other bits n bobs! […]

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More Than Food – Welfare Benefits and Crisis Money Advice

Sunderland Foodbank has a Welfare Benefits and Crisis Money Advice worker in most of our foodbank sessions. We aim to help people break free from poverty by providing additional support to help people resolve the crises they’re facing.  

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Updated Foodbank Centre Opening Times

Locations

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Bank Holiday Monday Opening Times

Please note that we our Foodbank Centres are not open on the Bank Holiday Monday 31st August. If you require help and support on 31/08/2020, please ring Sunderland City Council 0191 520 5551.

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More information about Scams

Why is it important to talk about scams? Kate, from our Expert Advice team reminds us why reporting and talking about scams is so crucial ⤵️ ?️ Get advice on scams from our service online or at 0808 223 1133 ? Report scams to Action Fraud online or at 0300 123 2040 Find out more […]

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claim for Universal Credit

Do you need help making a claim for Universal Credit?

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Asda’s Fight Hunger Create Change campaign

This week is Asda’s Fight Hunger Create Change campaign. Sunderland Foodbank have collections points at Asda (Grangetown) and Asda Seaham . Please donate if you can We are short of Tinned fruit Tinned carrots Tinned peas Tinned potatoes Chocolate Savoury snacks Thank you

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ShARP infomation

ShARP are one of Sunderland Foodbanks referral agencies. If you are in crisis and live in the Coalfields or Washington area, then please ring them for advice, support and an assessment. Good News our Office Phone is back 0191 3856687 Ring this number for Advice

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