Get Help

How to get help

If you need help from our foodbank there are a few simple steps to follow.

Need a food parcel?

To get a referral, please contact an organisation that you are in contact with like a school, housing association, Citizens Advice, GP or faith organisation.

For other general support call Community Connections Lewisham 0330 058 3464 (standard call rate) from Monday-Friday 9.30 am – 4 pm. They can:

  • Connect you to groups and communities, and enable access to social opportunities
  • Help with staying active
  • Access befriending and practical assistance
  • Help find new opportunities for employment, training and learning
  • Help with volunteering and participating in local projects

Or you can contact the National Citizens Helpline on 0808 208 2138 (freephone).

All other enquiries should be made to Lewisham Foodbank on 07938 071854.


Need to refer someone?

If you are an organisation wanting to refer someone for support with food, please email us at [email protected]

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