Food Bank

Milnthorpe Area Food Bank – providing emergency food boxes in Milnthorpe and the surrounding area.

The Food Bank provides food boxes for people who are temporarily unable to provide for themselves, due to a crisis situation.

Each food box contains enough nutritional, non-perishable, food for two-to-three days,

The food boxes are a short-term emergency support, distributed in response to referrals from professional agencies.

Please donate

Suitable foods to provide are:

Tins of

  • fish
  • meat
  • meat pie
  • potatoes
  • soup
  • spaghetti
  • baked beans
  • vegetables
  • tomatoes
  • pulses
  • fruit
  • rice pudding
  • sponge pudding
  • evaporated milk
  • custard.

Packets of

  • biscuits
  • snack bars
  • cereal
  • coffee
  • tea
  • pasta
  • noodles
  • rice
  • sugar.

Jars or sachets of

  • sauce.

Cartons of

  • long-life fruit juice
  • long-life milk.

Collection Points

You can bring food to St Peter’s, and St Thomas's Parish Church, Milnthorpe.

Other collection points.

Contact info

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