The Trussell Trust runs the largest network of food banks in the UK, giving emergency food and support to people in crisis. Fourteen million people live below the poverty line and in the last year 1,9 million three-day emergency food supplies were distributed to people in crisis.
If you need help from the foodbank the quickest way to reach us is by telephone, call us on the crisis line 0785 686 4251 and we will try to help.
Please leave a clear message so that we can call you back. We can then direct you to the most appropriate agency to give you a foodbank voucher.
Please note, that this telephone line is manned by volunteers, so please do leave a clear message if you are unable to get through, with your number and your name, or send us a text, on the same number, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
If you are unable to contact us by phone, or have any other general enquiries please use the below form to contact us.
Call our local helpline
If you can’t afford food, you can call 0344 477 1171 to speak to Citizens Advice East Grinstead about getting a voucher. They have advisers available from Monday to Friday, 9am – 4.30pm. It can be busy on the phones so if you have access to the internet you could also try us on email and web chat – both available atwww.advicewestsussex.org.uk/contact-us/
Citizens Advice East Grinstead is a referral agency partner of East Grinstead Foodbank.