For anyone needing extra support we have provided a list of local food banks.  We have not been advised that any soup kitchens are running at the present time.

Adventist Food Bank

215 Great Brickkiln Street
WV3 0PN - View location here

Telephone: 07826 240716

Referrals from agencies only (email referrals are not accepted). Phone between 9.00 am and 3.00 pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Deliveries are made on the same day as referral between 1.00 pm and 8.00 pm where possible but while there is high demand, some deliveries may take up to 24 hours of the referral. There is a limit of 3 parcels in a 6-month period for a single person, couple or family.

Ashmore Park Pantry

St Alban’s Church
Griffiths Drive
Ashmore Park
WV11 2LJ - View location here

Telephone: 01902 732317 (c/o St Alban’s Church)
Facebook: @StAlbansAP

Open Tuesday 9.00 – 11.00 a.m. and Friday 4.00 – 6.00 p.m. Food bank focused on Ashmore Park and WV11 postcode area. Anyone short of food can go in person to collect what they need, or a collection can be made on behalf of someone else in need. Local deliveries by arrangement.

Elias Mattu Foundation (EMF)

8 Owen Road
WV3 0HP - View location here

Telephone: Asha Mattu – 07904 310530
Manj Mattu – 07427 173171

Email for referrals:

Referrals are taken by professionals and self-referral depending on circumstances.
Delivery in Wolverhampton City on Saturday’s between 12.00 – 6.00 pm.
WV3 postcode is on collection only.

Please Note:
Christmas and New Year changes to the above.
Last parcels will be delivered/collected on 18th December 2021 prior to Christmas. Re-opening on 8th January 2022.

Every Family Counts

Address: Low Hill Nursery School, Jenks Road, Low Hill, Wolverhampton. WV10 9JN

Telephone: 01902 558124

Open to anyone Wednesday and Thursday.
Call to request between 9.00 – 11.00 a.m.
Deliveries only in the WV postcode.
Deliveries take place between 1.00 – 3.00 p.m. Collection after 1.00 p.m.

Referrals are taken from other agencies on behalf of people or families but will accept self-referrals.

Everyone Prosper SDB Foodbank

Telephone: 07417 591746

Based in the Whitmore Reans area. They deliver food parcels to those in need on a fortnightly basis to all areas of Wolverhampton.

They provide fresh fruit and vegetables, toiletries, baby items such as milk, nappies, wipes and other essential baby equipment.

Collection of non-perishable food is available any evening between 7.00 pm – 8.00 pm.

Call for more information on 07417 591746.

Please Note: Will be open over the Christmas and New Year period for those families in desperate need.

Excel Church Food Bank

Excel Church
Wolverhampton Street
WV14 0LT - View location here

Telephone: 01902 402273

Open Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 12.00 noon – 2.00 pm for anyone to collect food parcels. Support is provided to families and individuals who reside in Bilston WV14 and Ettingshall WV2 areas. Those who require support need to bring in 2 forms of ID and supporting evidence of the reasons they need help, for example letters showing benefit entitlement.

Only official referrals are accepted for deliveries. Deliveries are made on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Individuals and families are unable to self-refer for deliveries.

Christmas and New Year
Closing on 24th December 2021 and will re-open on 4th January 2022.
They will open for emergencies only.

Gloucester Street Church and Community Centre

1-8 Gloucester Street
WV6 0PT - View location here

Telephone: 01902 686068 / 07484 919988 (Janet and Tracy)

Are available to take referrals but then will refer request on to a foodbank and will arrange delivery of the food parcel.

Christmas and New Year
Closed from 24th December 2021 and will re-open on 4th January 2022.

Good Shepherd Ministry

65 Waterloo Road
WV1 4QU - View location here

Telephone: 01902 399955

Family food bags provided on Tuesday or Saturday 9.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. Referral from recognised organisations (eg Social Services, Citizens Advice) needed for food bags.
Individual take-outs and Dining Service available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday,
12.00 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.

Please Note: Will be closed on Monday 27th December 2021.

Harvest Community Food Bank

New Testament Church of God, New Trust Centre
1 Wolverhampton Road (on the corner of Woden Road & Wolverhampton Road)
Heath Town
WV10 0PD - View location here

Telephone: 01902 453190 / 07722 709671

Open Fridays between 3.30 pm and 4.30 pm. Referral is not necessary but proof of address is required.

Christmas and New Year
Closing on 24th December 2021.
A Christmas meal will be provided for those in need on 25th December 2021, 1200 – 2.00 p.m. It would be helpful to register beforehand.

Open on 30th December 2021 @ 11.30 a.m.

The Well

Unit 16, Wulfrun Trading Estate Stafford Road Wolverhampton WV10 6HH - View location here

Telephone: 01902 256523

Referrals by phone through a recognised organisation (eg Social Services, Housing, Citizens Advice, Refugee & Migrant Centre and many others who provide advice & support across the city) Tuesday to Friday between 9.30 - 11.30 a.m. Parcels delivered between 12.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Please Note: Christmas closure – 25th December 2021 – 3rd January 2022, will re-open as normal on 4th January 2022.

Wolverhampton Muslim Forum

The Elms Resource Centre
Manby Close
WV6 0QR - View location here

Telephone: 01902 422922
Wolverhampton Muslim Forum Soup Kitchen runs every Thursday 11.30 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. and 6.30 – 7.30 p.m.
Due to Covid19, they are operating a delivery service. Food parcels are delivered by volunteers.
Referrals are welcome – message via WhatsApp on 01902 422022 or via telephone on the same number where a voicemail can be left.
They cover the Wolverhampton area.