Seasonal Food Donations 2018

Seasonal Food Donations 2018

by Cheryl Watkins

Foodbanks and seasonal boxes are a lifeline to many. Donations of food and basics such as toiletries can go a long way to helping those in desperate need. Find your nearest drop off points and opening times below.

Bexhill Foodbank

There are various locations and opening times for the Bexhill Foodbank, visit the website to find the nearest one, and how you can help. Distribution of food is through a voucher system, contact details below for further information.

Telephone: 07866 570468

info@bexhill.foodbank.org.uk

bexhill.foodbank.org.uk

Crowborough Foodbank

Opening times: Friday, 14:00-16:00

United Church, Croft Road, Crowborough, East Sussex TN6 1HA

Distribution of food is through a voucher system. See website for donation drop off points and times.

Telephone: 07936 515798

info@crowborough.foodbank.org.uk

crowborough.foodbank.org.uk

facebook.com/crowboroughfoodbank

twitter.com/CrowboroughFB

Eastbourne Foodbank

There are various locations and opening times for the Eastbourne Foodbank, visit the website to find the nearest one, and how you can help. Distribution of food is through a voucher system, contact details below for further information.

Telephone: 01323 409925

info@eastbourne.foodbank.org.uk

eastbourne.foodbank.org.uk

Hailsham Foodbank

Opening times: Tuesday & Friday, 14:00-16:00, Thursday 10:00-11:30

Sheriff Place, Market Square, Hailsham BN27 1AG

Distribution of food is through a voucher system. See website for donation drop off points and times. They also offer ‘Turn2Us’ on a Monday and Wednesday morning between 10:00-11:00.

Telephone: 01323 398358

info@hailsham.foodbank.org.uk

hailsham.foodbank.org.uk

Hastings Foodbank

Opening times: Tuesday & Friday, 11:30-13:30

King’s Church Hastings, The Hastings Centre, The Ridge, Hastings TN34 2SA

If you require a Foodbank voucher please approach your health practitioner, school, statutory agency, housing association or the Citizens Advice Bureau.

info@hastings.foodbank.org.uk

hastings.foodbank.org.uk

SeaHaven Foodbank

Opening Times: Monday to Friday, 09:00-12:00 (closed Tuesday)

Info & Advice Hub at 31a High Street, Newhaven BN9 9PD

A member of the team will discuss your circumstances with you and there will also be an opportunity to discuss further services and support should you need them. Donations of non-perishable food are very welcome and can be left at several collection points including Sainsbury’s Peacehaven and Newhaven, Newhaven Town Council Offices, and Denton Island Community Centre.

Telephone: 01273 516032

enquiries.info@sussexcommunity.org.uk

sussexcommunity.org.uk/advice-services/newhaven-food-bank

Uckfield Foodbank

Opening times: Tuesday & Friday, 14:30-16:00

The Source, The Hub, Civic Approach, Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 1AL

Distribution of food is through a voucher system. See website for how to get a voucher to bring to the foodbank to exchange for food.