Food Bank

What’s for dinner tonight?NO FOOD – and NO MONEY to buy any?

The Food Bank can help

  • personal crisis
  • sudden job loss
  • illness
  • separation
  • benefit delay

The Food Bank can provide emergency supplies for those living in Aylsham and the surrounding villages.

Coronavirus Update:

If you require a Food bank Voucher, please contact Peter on 01263 733332. Please note the Food bank are running a delivery service for the time being.

How to access the Food Bank:

Collect a voucher

In order to receive a food parcel from the Food Bank you will need to collect a voucher first.  There are a number of agencies where you can obtain a voucher, including coming to see our staff at Jubilee Family Centre, Aylsham.

Collect a food parcel

You can then take the voucher to a distribution centre where you can exchange it for a food parcel.

Food Bank distribution centres in Aylsham are:

  • St Michael’s Parish Church, Mondays, 9.30-11.00am
  • The Pavillion, Aylsham Recreation Ground, Tuesdays, 1.30-3.00pm

The Food Bank provides short term, emergency food to an individual or family.  Normally enough food for 3 days is provided in the food parcel to cover an immediate crisis.  However, please do come and see us if you require further help.  Food is provided in ordinary plastic bags to provide a degree of anonymity.

Other Food Bank distribution centres are available in Cromer, North Walsham, Sheringham, Holt and Stalham.

More information

For more information or to receive a voucher please call Jubilee Family Centre on 01263 734801 or pop in and see us on Norwich Road, Aylsham.

If you experience difficulty call Cromer and District Food Bank on 07826 376343.

No one in this district needs to go to bed hungry tonight.