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Care professionals identify people in need

Care professionals, welfare agencies and charities identify people in crisis and issue them with a foodbank voucher.

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The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 275 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here

Opening times


Distribution outlets are open at the following times:

Tuesday 12.30-2.30pm St Richards Church, Mill Hill, Deal CT14 9JR

Wednesday 5.00-7.00pm Salvation Army, West Street, Deal CT14 6AZ

Wed & Friday 12.30-2.30pm St. Finbarr Church, Market Street, Aylesham CT13 3EZ

Thursday 1.00-3.00pm  Phoenix Centre, Jubilee Road, Sandwich CT13 0QP

Friday 10.00am-12.00 noon Trinity Church, Union Road, Deal CT14 6E

For enquiries about donations or volunteer opportunities, please contact us by email:

or call 01304 728428



Donate food

We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From pasta to puddings, please give in-date non-perishable food. Click here to download our Harvest Appeal poster

Sometimes we need specific items urgently. Here's the most wanted list for November.

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