Welcome to Eat Or Heat

Do You Need Help?

The Food Bank may be able to help you through a difficult patch by providing free food for a limited period.
Talk to someone who you know from among the following professionals who can assess your needs and provide you with a referral to the Food Bank so that we can help.
Social Housing Officer
Health Worker
Midwife or Doctor
LBWF Officer
School Staff
An Officer of any Religious Institution
Citizens Advice
Rehab worker
Probation Officer
Credit Union Officer
Trades Union Officer
Local Political Party Officer
Officer of any other Welfare Institution.

How Do I Refer?

Download the Referral Form October 2018 Word Version Download the Referral Form October 2018 PDF Version Complete the form and email it to referrals@eatorheat.org You can refer a client up to three times. Each referral allows the client to collect on four consecutive weeks. It will take up to 72 hours to process the referral. PLEASE DO NOT SEND YOUR CLIENT DIRECTLY TO US WITH THE REFERRAL. We will text the client once we have processed the referral, letting them know when and where to come to collect. THE CLIENT SHOULD NOT ATEND THE FOOD BANK UNTIL THEY HAVE RECEIVED A TEXT FROM US

If you have any questions, including if you are eligible to refer, please call us on : 0800 772 0212

What to Donate?

Items needed:
Large and Small Boxes of CerealCanned soupCanned spaghettiCanned fishCanned meat
Canned tomatoesCanned potatoes/Instant mashCanned vegetablesCanned fruitCanned dessert
SugarLong Life milk / Milk PowderTeabagsInstant CoffeePasta Sauce
SquashPorridgePulsesKidney BeansChick Peas
Pasta (Currently Not Needed)Rice (Currently Not Needed)CouscousNoodlesCooking Oil
Soap (not currently needed)Shower Gel (not currently needed)Tooth Brush (not currently needed)Tooth Paste (not currently needed)Shampoo
Razors Sanitary Towels (not currently needed)

Tampons (not currently needed)Washing Powder/Tablets