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We work closely with the Pop-Up team in Ellesmere Port which teaches anyone willing to learn how to make cheap nutritious meals.

You can see the recipes they've been using here as well as a number of recipes designed by our warehouse volunteers.

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Food Items We Need

We rely on food donations to provide emergency food for people in crisis. From UHT milk to sponge puddings, please give in-date non-perishable food.

Can you help local people in crisis by donating the items listed below?

What do we need?

Coffee, Sponge Pudding and Cuppa-soup come top of our list at the moment.  Although cuppa-soup may not seem like part of a nutritious meal, for people who are recently homeless or who have no cooking facilities, a hot cup of soup makes all the difference.  We currently have enough Pasta, Beans and Meat Meals to last the year!


Click Here to Download Our Shopping List of the Items that we Collect. Please note that we don't accept Infant Formula. Here's Why.

Public Collection Points

Here is a list of Public Collection Points which are located throughout West Cheshire.

Could You Host a Collection Box in Your Community? - Here Are The Details.

The Trussell Trust was founded by in 1997 by Carol and Paddy Henderson. Paddy started Salisbury foodbank in his garden shed in 2000 and in 2004 the Foodbank Network launched. The Trussell Trust works in partnership with local people to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 425 foodbanks in the network. 

We work with about 50 different agencies across West Cheshire to identify people in crisis. A list of our Partner agencies who assess need and are registered to issue vouchers can be found here.



It’s here that we give our visitors the opportunity to share their stories with you and keep you up to date with the latest news and events at Foodbank. Please take a look if you’d like to know more about us or want to find out more about the difficulties facing so many people in the UK today.





Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our partners are and how you can become one - Read more.