We have a small food bank providing emergency food parcels to residents of Linwood and the immediate surrounding areas.
Applying for the first time? Here's what you need to know.
You must provide current proof of address within our service area
We service residents of Linwood and the immediate surrounding areas
Food parcels are provided per household with a limit of 3 per year
How our Food Bank works
Operating Days & Hours
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
9.00am - 11.30am
Our Food Bank is comprised of food that has been kindly donated by a variety of sources.
If you are in need of assistance with food, you're welcome to come see us along with your current proof of address* and we will endeavor to help.
*Even if you have come to see us before, we still require you to bring a valid proof of address with you. This could be a screenshot of a bill, a letter, or anything that has your full name, and address.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I send someone else to pick up my parcel?
A social worker may be able to pick up a parcel on your behalf, but family members, or friends cannot.
Do I need to bring my proof of address every time I collect a parcel?
Yes, even if you have seen us before, we still require proof of address to make sure that you are still within our area
Is there any paperwork that I need to do?
Yes! There is a quick and easy form to fill out, with your personal details and any food requirements. You will also need to bring along a proof of address with you.
How much food will I get?
The maximum amount of food is enough to get you through three days.
Are you able to deliver the parcel to me?