News

New Client Centre

We will be open at Ealing Green Church, Ealing Green, W5 5QT at 10am – 12 noon on Tuesday 26th Feb to receive clients who have been referred. We saw an increase of clients needing support of over 77% from 2016/17 to 2017/18 Our thanks go to Ealing Green church for hosting us and to everyone who has […]

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New collection point at Asda!

    Asda Park Royal now have a drop-off point for food donations to Ealing Foodbank.  All donations will be given to those who are referred to the foodbank. They are at 2-20 Western Rd, London NW10 7LW, and open 24 hours. If you would like to receive our regular shopping list of items we need […]

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New Volunteer Opportunities!

We are looking for volunteers to help with IT and data entry. If you are interested in admin or office volunteering, we need people with IT skills to help with data entry – this would be for around 2-3 hrs, once a week.  You will need to provide suitable references.  Training would be given and […]

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Universal Credit

Universal Credit arrives in Ealing on Wednesday 28th March 2018. We have put together some notes to help clients prepare for transition.  Click here for more information

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School Holiday Meals – find out how and where to collect food

If you have received a letter from your child’s school, please click here and scroll down the page for full addresses, maps and opening times of the cafes where you can get food. Don’t forget to bring the school letter with you, as well as a trolley shopping bag if you have one!  

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All our client centres will be open over Christmas and New Year

All of our client centres (the cafes) will be open as usual during the Christmas and New Year period – yes even on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day! The office and warehouse will close on Friday 22nd Dec at 2pm, and re open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 9am. We would like to […]

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Trussell Trust calls for a pause in the roll out of Universal Credit

Mark Ward, Interim CEO said: “Universal Credit has the potential to be transformative: we welcome the intention to simplify a previously complicated system and make work pay. However, in its current form, we fear it is doing more harm than good for some of our country’s most vulnerable people. To read the full article, click […]

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Job Opportunity – Administrative Assistant

We are pleased to advertise that Ealing Foodbank is looking for an Administrative Assistant, 20hrs a week, flexible Mon-Fri. Please click here for the Job Description, here for the application form, and here for our Vision, Mission and Values statement. Closing date Monday 2nd October, 2017, at 9am Please note – NO CV’S

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Report published Thursday 29th June, 2017 into Financial Insecurity, Food Insecurity and disability

A survey carried out over 18 months, commissioned by the Trussell Trust and carried across their network of foodbanks shows new insights into over 400 households characteristics, economic circumstances, food insecurity and health. Click here for the summary to the findings, and here for the full report.

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Supermarket collections at Tesco and Waitrose

Thanks to the efforts of volunteers from Cisco and Crown, and our own volunteers, a massive 2398kgs of food was collected on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd June.  This is truly wonderful as we habitually give away more food per week than we receive.  We average 95 people fed per week, so at around 10kgs […]

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