South Tyneside food banks: Places offering support and where you can make a donation
We have taken a look at some of the places supporting families across the borough - and some of the places you can also contact if you wish to make a donation.
Some opening hours and services may be subject to change due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, so please contact the centres directly for more information.
South Tyneside Food Bank (Hospitality & Hope): Hampden Street Operations Centre, South Shields.
According to the Trussell Trust, the food bank is currently open from Monday to Friday, providing emergency help.
Collections can be made between 10am and 11am for pre-ordered food parcels. Contact them on 0191 4203336.
Hebburn Helps: South Tyneside Children’s Centre, Campbell Park Road.
The community-run food bank has remained open throughout the pandemic.
For more information on how to make a donation, or if you need their support, contact 0191 4899707 or visit them online here.
Key2Life Food Bank: Boldon Lane
Working in partnership with Churches Together, the team works to get food parcels to families across South Tyneside.
Donations can be made in person or online.
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