Help us put food on the table this Christmas

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In 2022 we provided


food parcels to local people in crisis.

Only with donations from the local community could we be there for people struggling to put food on the table.

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What we do


meals provided in 2022.

The food parcels we provide to people referred to our foodbank contain three days' worth of nutrtionally-balanced food.


the year our foodbank opened.

The doors to Widnes Foodbank first opened in December 2012, and our foodbank centre was originally based at The Foundry on Lugsdale Road.


volunteers at Widnes Foodbank.

Our volunteers help us do what we do - listening to people in need, making food parcels, transporting food and much much more.


collection points around town.

Collection points in the community allow for people to drop off their donations of food for our foodbank - and we're incredibly grateful.

What's happening?

Our latest news

Volunteers at the December 2012 collection
2nd November 2023

The Widnes Foodbank Christmas food appeal launches today – here’s how you can help

Volunteers from Widnes Foodbank are launching an appeal for donations of festive food items this Christmas. This year the local...

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25th February 2023

We’re getting ready to relaunch our Newsletter – join today!

Our team of volunteers are working behind the scenes on the first edition of our soon-to-launch newsletter, and it's almost...

Crossing Point
5th December 2022

Changes to our opening times over the Christmas and New Year period

We will be making some adjustments to our opening times over the upcoming festive period. Between 23rd December and 4th...

How to find us

Our locations

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