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Norwich Food Bank is a company incorporated in England and Wales (Co. No. 7051996) with limited liability by guarantee. 
Charity number 1143528 - registered for Gift Aid with HMRC - No XT22368

Office address:
Norwich Foodbank
Henderson Business Centre,
51 Ivy Road, Norwich NR5 8BF
Tel: 01603 251733 E-mail: admin@norwich.foodbank.org.uk
The name Norwich foodbank is used in all its works.
Patrons Rt Revd Graham James, Bishop of Norwich, Delia Smith CBE and Susan Hill CBE.

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Where to get help

Crisis food boxes are available to people who obtain a food voucher from one of our distributor organisations, listed below, across Norwich. You can then exchange the voucher for a food box at one of our distribution centres.

Where to get a voucher

If you already have a local care agency contact please speak to them first.

If you need an emergency food box please contact one of our Voucher Distributors - these include:

FOR GENERAL ADVICE (inc. welfare benefits and debt)

Age UK (for people aged 50 and over)
Jo Willingham (Information and Advice Manager),
Age UK Norwich, 60 London Street, Norwich, NR2 1JX
Tel: 01603 496333
Email: jo.willingham@ageuknorwich.org.uk

Mrs Lin Mathews
Age UK Norfolk, 300 St Faiths Road, Old Catton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR6 7BJ
Tel 01603 785234/787111
Email: advice@ageuknorfolk.org.uk

Citizens Advice Bureau
Norwich and West Norfolk, St Crispins House, St Georges Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD 
Open:     09.30am - 2.00pm
Telephone advice available:     09.30am - 4.00pm
Tel 08444 111 444

North Norfolk CAB, New Road, North Walsham, NR28 9DE
Tel: 01692 408291

Yare Valley and District CAB, 6 Griffin Court, Wymondham, NR18 0GU
Tel: 01953 713610  

Mancroft Advice Project (MAP) - (under 25's)
Chantry Road, Norwich, NR2 1RF
Tel: 01603 766994

Turn2us
Online service for welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help
www.turn2us.org.uk

 


MENTAL HEALTH:
Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team
West Suffolk Hospital, Hardwick Lane, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 2QZ
Tel: 0300 790 0371

DISABLED:
Equal Lives

15 Manor Farm Barns, Framingham Pigot, Norwich,
NR14 7PZ Tel: 01508 491210

DEBT:
Money, Advice and Budgeting Service - 
MABS (small multiple debt)
33 Earlham West Centre, Norwich, NR5 8AD
Tel: 01603 506500

Christians Against Poverty
Surrey Chapel, 2-6 Botolph Street, Norwich, NR3 1DU
Tel: 0800 328 0006

Kings Money Advice
Kings Community Church, The Kings Centre, King Street, Norwich, NR1 1PH
Tel: 0800 970 9875

ADDICTION:
Trust Alcohol and Drugs Service (TADS)

The Weavers Centre, Hellesdon Hospital, Drayton High Road, Norwich, NR6 5BE
Tel: 01603 786786

Norfolk Recovery Partnership
The Weavers Centre, Hellesdon Hospital, Drayton High Road, Norwich, NR6 5BE
Tel: 0800 764 754

HOMELESS:
YMCA (18-25's)

John Drake House, 10 Winalls Yard, Norwich, NR1 3GA
Tel: 01603 877950

St Martin's Housing Trust
35 Bishopgate, Norwich, NR1 4AA
Tel: 01603 667706

FAMILY ISSUES:
Social Services

County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2SQ
Tel: 0844 800 8014

In addition to the above, FREE HOT MEALS are available from:


SOUP RUN (Salvation Army), Haymarket, Norwich - Every Evening at 8pm

POTTERGATE ARC (Salvation Army),
28 Pottergate, Norwich NR2 1DX Monday - Friday: breakfast 8am - 10am; lunch 12.30pm - 1.30pm - £1.20 per person or free with an Arc voucher

ST AUGUSTINE'S (City Saints in Action), Church Hall, St Augustine's Street, Norwich, Monday at 11am - 2pm 

PEOPLE'S PICNIC, Haymarket on Tuesday and Saturday at 8pm

NORFOLK RECOVERY PARTNERSHIP (NRP), at Trinity United Reform Church, Unthank Road on Thursdays 12pm - 2pm

TRINITY United Reform Church, Unthank Rd, Open Table lunch on Fridays 12.30pm - 1.30pm

FOOD CYCLE,
Friends Meeting House, Upper Goat Lane, Norwich on Fridays at 7pm

CITY SAINTS IN ACTION,
at Trinity United Reform Church, Unthank Road on Saturday at 6.30pm


GATEWAY VINEYARD  The Vineyard Centre, Nelson Street, Norwich: Sunday morning breakfast before church at 10am

KINGS CARE, Kings Centre (Community Lounge), King Street, Norwich on Sundays 2pm - 4pm also includes laundry and shower facilities
 

Click here for a list of our Distribution Centres where you can exchange your voucher for a food box

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