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Easter Bank Holiday Weekend

Please note that Exeter Foodbank will be CLOSED on bank holidays Good Friday 10th April and Easter Monday 13th April. If you are in financial difficulty, with little or no money to buy food, please take this into account when speaking to the organisation that is referring you and ensure you have enough time to […]

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Community groups for deliveries

Just a reminder that our criteria for a foodbank voucher is someone with ‘little or no money to buy food’ and our delivery service is for these clients only. If you need a delivery of food and do not fall into that category there are other community groups which may be able to help. Find […]

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Beacon Heath sessions suspended

We are really sorry to say we have to suspend our sessions at the Beacon Heath Centre for the foreseeable future.  We ARE STILL OPEN at The Mint.  If you are unable to access the foodbank for any reason please contact your referral agency. We will be back at The Beacon Centre as soon as […]

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Emergency deliveries update

We can now arrange for food to be delivered to those in need of a foodbank parcel who must self-isolate* and should not go to the foodbank themselves. This needs to be arranged through a referral agency (the person who gave you a voucher).  Referrers should email [email protected] for details of how to access this […]

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Coronavirus update

Dear all, We are still open at our normal times, we still have plenty of food. We cant offer our usual level of hospitality but we can still give out 3 days worth of emergency food to people who  have been referred to us and have a voucher or e-voucher code.  For details of how […]

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March list – suggested items

As we start to (maybe?!) see a little bit of sun, we are feeling upbeat here at foodbank. Our food stocks are looking good but we are ever mindful that we are feeding over 150 people in Exeter every week so need to keep replenishing our stocks.  Our new ‘suggested items’ list is hot off […]

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January food suggestions list

After the amazing generosity of all our supporters in December our stocks are looking relatively healthy, thank you! Suggestions for items which we always have a need for are included on our ‘Donate food’ page.

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‘This Can Change’: EFB Newsletter, Winter 2019/20

Over the past 5 years, the number of 3 days’ worth of emergency food provided by Exeter Foodbank to local people in need has increased by around 73%.  This simply isn’t right; no charity can replace the dignity of buying your own food.  In our EFB Winter Newsletter we explore the theme of ‘change’ on an […]

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Christmas opening times 16th December to 3rd January

Mon 16th Dec 1130am-3pm – Tues 17th Dec 1130am-3pm – Weds 18th Dec 1130am-3pm – Thurs 19th Dec 1130am-3pm – Fri 20th Dec 1130am-3pm 10am -12pm Mon 23rd Dec 1130am-3pm – Closed for Christmas Fri 27th Dec CLOSED session cancelled Mon 30th Dec 1130am-2pm – Thur 2nd Jan 1130am-2pm – Fri 3rd Jan 1130am-2pm 10am […]

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December priority list

Hello to all our lovely supporters. The Christmas giving starts early here at foodbank and we have already reached our deadline for seasonal treats.  This is to give us time to process and give them out before the big day.  We do still need our standard donations though and the priority items are shown on […]

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