Our foodbank relies on your goodwill and support.
Over 90% of the food distributed by foodbanks in The Trussell Trust network is donated by the public – that’s why your food donations are absolutely vital to our ability to give everyone referred to us a balanced and nutritious three day supply of food.
Our shopping list on the right shows the food items that we need right now.
If you are happy to drop off food donations, please see the table below for our food collection point locations:
|Location of food donation point||Opening hours||Comments|
|Foodbank Warehouse, Units 7/9 First Avenue, Drum Industrial Estate, Chester le Street, DH2 1AG||9.30am – 2.00pm Monday-Friday||Contact Number 0191 303 7434|
|Any of our foodbank distribution points||Varied||See locations|
Asda – Bishop Auckland
Asda – Spennymoor
Asda – Stanley
Asda – Seaham
Lidl – Pity Me, Durham
Lidl – Dragonville, Durham
Lidl – Langley Moor
Sainsburys – Arnison, Durham
Sainsburys – North Road, Durham
Sainsburys – Newcastle Road, Durham
Sainsburys – Sedgefield
Tesco – Auckland St Helens
Tesco – Chester-le-Street
Tesco – Dragonville, Durham
Tesco – Langley Moor
|Only food bought in store to be donated at these collection points|
We always welcome donations and promise to use them to provide help to people in crisis. Occasionally we send food to other nearby foodbanks to support their work particularly if they experience shortages. This ensures your donations go to help people wherever in the UK they are.
Please contact us if you have any questions about donating food.