Foodbank Vouchers

Foodbank voucher

We know that anyone can find themselves at crisis point for a number of different reasons.

In order to provide the most appropriate help for the circumstances of your situation we work with local agencies. If they feel you are struggling to put food on the table, they will issue you with a foodbank voucher. The local agency can also provide long term support if needed to help address some of the issues behind the reasons for your crisis. 

When you visit a referral agency they will take some basic details from you to complete the voucher. This will help them to identify the cause of your crisis and offer practical guidance. It also means we are able to prepare suitable emergency food for the right number of people.

If you think that your organisation could help people by referring them to our foodbank, please get in touch with us to discuss becoming a registered voucher holder.

Who can issue vouchers?

  • Assessment and Home Treatment Team
  • Attendance and Behaviour Service (HBC)
  • Bevan Group Practice
  • Brennan Lodge (Changing Lives)
  • British Red Cross (Care in the Home Service)
  • Change, Grow, Live
  • Cheshire Police
  • Child in Need – Widnes
  • Children in Care – Care Leavers Team
  • Christian Life Centre Church
  • Citizens Advice Halton
  • Clarion Housing
  • Community Bridge Building Team
  • District Nursing Team, Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Early Intervention in Psychosis Team (IAPT)
  • Elemel 2018 CIC
  • Emergency Duty Team Halton and St Helen’s Council
  • Fit Park Medical Centre
  • Foundry Community Church
  • Halton Borough Council Housing Solutions Admin Support
  • Halton Family Nurse Partnership
  • Halton Housing Trust
  • Halton People into Jobs
  • Halton Short Break Service for Children with Disabilities
  • HBC 14-19 Team
  • HBC Social Services (IAT) Initial Assessment Team and Complex Care
  • Households into Work
  • Housing First Service Liverpool City Region CA
  • Kingsway Health Visiting Team
  • Maya Court SHAP Limited
  • Medaille Trust
  • MySpace Housing Solutions
  • Nightstop Communities
  • Outreach Team (Mental Health)
  • Plus Dane Shap Ltd
  • Recovery Team (Mental Health)
  • St Michael with St Thomas Church
  • Talking Therapies Halton
  • The Whitechapel Centre
  • Transform Widnes
  • Transition Team HBC
  • Trinity Safe Space
  • Urgent Care Team (Walk-in)
  • Venus Charity
  • Wellbeing Enterprises
  • Widnes Health Visitors Team
  • Widnes Locality Help Team (Early Help Family Support)

Once you have been issued with a voucher, you can exchange this for a minimum of three days of emergency food at your nearest foodbank centre.