Who Can Come?

Anyone who is truly hungry is welcome at Thorne & Moorends Food Bank.


Where are we and when are we open?

The Food Bank is open at The Rugby Clubhouse, Church Balk, Thorne, DN8 5BU. We are open each Wednesday 9am to 12pm. 


Who are we?

We are an independent Food Bank, you do not need to be referred, if you need food we will help you. 


Do I need to bring anything with me?

Please bring photo ID if possible together with proof of address.


Do you provide a free service?

We ask for a £2 donation, if you don't have this we will not turn you away, we are here to help you. 


About your visit:

You will be be asked a few questions about your circumstances in private, all your information is kept confidential, you will be offered a cup of tea/coffee and a biscuit, we give you 3 days of food including a bag of fruit and veg, we ask that you come to us once per month if possible, we don't want you to become reliant on the Food Bank, we are here to help, if you need food more than once a month we would never turn you away. We have our own welfare advisor, who can help with some problems, we also have a drugs and alcohol advisor. We can sign post you to other agencies, please don't feel ashamed or embarrassed, all our friendly volunteers understand and will never be judgemental.