Warwick and Leamington foodbank is part of the Trussell Trust’s community project tackling poverty and exclusion here in the UK. St Mary’s Church is one of five Churches around Warwick and Leamington participating in this initiative. Care professionals such as Doctors, Social Workers and Citizens advice Bureau identify people in crisis and issue them with a foodbank voucher. For more information contact the website www.warwickandleamington.foodbank.org.uk
A foodbank session is open every week day which people with a valid voucher can access to get enough food to feed themselves and their families for three days. Below are the locations of each session:
Monday 1pm – 3pm St. Margaret’s Centre, Whitnash Rd, Whitnash CV31 2HB
Tuesday 11am – 1pm Lillington Children’s Centre, Ground floor, Southorn Court, Lillington CV32 7PU
Wednesday 2pm – 4pm St. Mary’s Church, St. Mary’s Road, Leamington Spa CV31 1JW
Thursday 1pm -3pm St. Paul’s Church, Leicester Street, Leamington Spa CV32 4TE
Friday 1pm-3pm Saltisford Church, Albert Street, Warwick CV34 4JX
This runs from 2 – 4pm on Wednesdays in the church centre lower hall. All are welcome.