The Foodbank is extremely busy and continues to have a high demand. In 2020 we serviced
our community with 450,000 meals followed by 319,000 meals in 2021.
In order to access the Foodbank, we require a referral where possible. This can be
obtained from any professional body.
To access the Foodbank, please:
In November 2021, Stanwell Foodbank was awarded a 3 year grant from the National
Lottery Community Fund, to enable our charity to continue to grow and support our
This Grant has enabled us to offer various paid positions in the community, and will
enable us to do further training with younger people with a vision of them becoming
our leaders in the future.
Thank you once again to The National Lottery for their support whilst putting the
grant together, taking time to visit , meet our team, and to see what we do, and
a huge thank you for supporting Stanwell Foodbank
As we begin the recovery process from Covid19, and help our community to come together
again safely, we have opened our Community Cafe, based in Long Lane Recreation Ground
Park, Stanwell. Here we can offer all residents in Stanwell and beyond freshly cooked
meals and a place to meet and enjoy the park.
How to Access Stanwell Foodbank
We currently offer a surplus food project open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays,
1pm to -2pm. This is open to all, no referrals required.
On Fridays, Citizens Advice are at the community building from 12pm to 2pm
Our local housing association are on hand most Mondays at 12pm to offer support.
We are extremely proud to be able to open our Growzone area. Here we grow our own
produce and support our Sister Charity Stanwell Events, enabling them to offer a
teaching kitchen and dinner club, where all items are freshly made on site.