Local Food Banks - Information and Opening Times

    Please note: information and opening times may have changed due to Covid-19. These are subject to change.

    Stone Community Hub

    Frank Jordan Centre, Lichfield Street, Stone ST15 8NA 

    The Hub’s Food Bank will continue to offer emergency food parcels on each weekday morning (except Thursday) between 10 and 12. Once again this service will be available strictly by appointment basis and only one person at a time will be allowed into the Food Bank. Appointments can be made by telephone.

    Opening Times

    Monday - 10.00am to 1.00pm (12.30pm to 1.30pm cafe)
    Tuesday - 10.00am to 1.00pm
    Wednesday - 10.00am to 1.00pm
    Thursday - Closed
    Friday - 10.00am to 1.00pm
    Saturday and Sunday - Closed

    Type of Food Available:

    Dry / Packaged


    Jo Yendole
    01785 812417 orjo.yendole@stonecommunityhub.or

    House of Bread

    43 Browning Street, Stafford  ST16 3AX

    Opening Times

    The House of Bread food bank is open 24/7 for both members of the public and professionals. Café43 is the charity’s on-site café and has the following opening times

    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 12.00pm - 6.00pm
    Wednesday - 9.30am to 8.30pm
    Thursday - 9.30am to 8.30pm
    Friday - 10.00am to 3.00pm
    Saturday - Closed
    Sunday - Closed

    Type of Food Available

    Dry / Packaged


    01785 243492

    Rising Brook Baptist Church

    Burton Square, Stafford  ST17 9LT

    Opening Times

    Monday - 9.30am - 11.30am
    Tuesday - 9.30am - 11.30am
    Wednesday - 9.30am - 11.30am
    Thursday - 9.30am - 11.30am
    Friday - 9.30am - 11.30am
    Saturday - Closed
    Sunday - Closed

    Types of Food Available

    Dry / Packaged


    01785 214750

    Please come to the Outer Foyer. 

    Anyone who is registered with us who is self isolating please contact 01785 214750

    Community Organisers Food Project

    County Stores Supermarket, 10 Mill Street, Stafford ST16 2AJ

    County Stores Supermarket in Stafford has an onsite Food Bank run by Stafford and Surrounds community food support.

    Opening Times

    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 11.30am - 3.00pm
    Wednesday - 11.30am - 3.00pm
    Thursday - 11.30am - 3.00pm
    Friday - 11.30am - 3.00pm
    Saturday - 11.30am - 3.00pm
    Sunday - Closed


    07738 729 878
    County Stores - eileen.jordan@corganisers.org.uk

    Foodbank - 07542 646476

    During Covid -19 Opening Times

    Monday - Closed
    Tuesday - 12noon - 3.00pm
    Wednesday - 12noon - 3.00pm
    Thursday - 12noon - 3.00pm
    Friday - 12noon - 3.00pm
    Saturday - Closed
    Sunday - Closed

    Christian Food Help

    St. Austin's Catholic Church Community Hall
    82 Wolverhampton Road, Stafford, ST17 4AW

    We provide food directly to established community support organisations and food banks who serve the public.
    We can provide short term support to local individuals and families in need. Please contact St. Austin's Catholic Church or the email below, if you have a need.
    Non-perishable food only.



    Salvation Army

    Faraday Road, Stafford  ST16 3NQ

    By personal appointment only.


    Linda Downward
    01785 257676 or stafford@salvationarmy.org.uk

    The Signpost Centre

    Auden Way, Highfields, Stafford  ST7 9TX

    Opening Times

    The Signpost Centre is currently closed due to Covid-19. Services have combined with Rising Brook Baptist Church. Please see Rising Brook Baptist Church for information.


    Tel: 01785 223860

    What we do not do

    • We do not provide 'free food' collection service
    • We do not supply fresh food

    What we do

    • We only supply non perishable food items
    • We supply food parcels which contain complete selected meals
    • We only supply established professional organizations which are in contact with the needy and have the skill and expertise to address complex individual and family issues
    • We supply and deliver individual and family size food parcels   direct to professional organizations
    • We also supply infant food menus by special request

    Holmcroft Youth and Community Centre

    Newland Avenue, Stafford, ST16 1NL

    In partnership with Harvest Community Church, Holmcroft Youth and Community Centre provide emergency supplies of food to residents in the North End of Stafford.

    Opening Times

    Monday - 10.00am to 11.00am
    Tuesday - Closed
    Wednesday - 10.00am to 11.00am
    Thursday - Closed
    Friday - Closed
    Saturday and Sunday - Closed


    David Lawrence
    01785 664760 or david@holmcroftycc.org

    Elim Hope Food Bank

    Elim Hope Church, The Ark, Sash Street, Stafford ST16 2PS

    We offer emergency parcels in partnership with Local Schools, Charities and Healthcare Services on a short-term referral or discretionary basis.

    We provide non-perishable food items and toiletries. We also have a small selection of essential 'moving-in' items for people who may be new to the area and in need of essential items.

    Opening Times

    Monday – 9.00am – 3.00pm
    Tuesday – 9.00am – 3.00pm
    Wednesday – 9.00am – 3.00pm
    Thursday – 9.00am – 3.00pm
    Friday – 9.00am – 3.00pm


    Debbie or Lauren 
    01785 242373 

    If you would like your details added to the list of Local Food banks or you are aware that the above details have changed please contact the Housing Options Team on housingadvice@staffordbc.gov.uk.

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