Canterbury food bank vouchers. Find more information on the food programmes in canterbury for families on a low income. The canterbury food bank has volunteers that not only offer advice on money problems but they also provide a free emergency parcel of food. The trussell trust runs the largest network of foodbanks in the uk giving emergency food and support to people in crisis. Thirteen million people live below the poverty line and in the last year we gave 1583668 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis.
We provide a minimum of three days nutritionally balanced tinned and dried food donated by the local community. Canterbury food bank works on a referral system but we can also accept self referrals. 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. Your local food banks work with referral agencies to issue food vouchers to those in need of emergency food in times of crisis.
This will help them to identify the cause of your crisis and offer practical guidance. If you are a referral agency and would like to become a registered voucher holder for our foodbank please contact us to find out more. It also means we are able to prepare suitable emergency food for the right number of people. A food voucher can be obtained from a referral agency that is working to help you.
Whats in a parcel. 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. For more information on self referrals please phone 07718 108875. With a huge range of rugby gear training wear and casual classics canterbury has become the worlds most iconic rugby brand.