Donate Food & Household Items

High Needs List

We have a good supply of many food, hygiene and household items, however there are some specific items that we are in need of. Please see our High Needs List below.

Food:

  • Long life milk
  • Savoury crackers
  • Cereal bars
  • Tinned potatoes/instant mash
  • Tinned fish (mackerel/sardines/salmon)
  • Rice pudding

starter pack items:

  • Toilet brush in holder
  • Cooking utensils: slotted spoons, solid spoons or ladles, potato peelers, potato mashers, fish/burger turner
  • Bed sheets: double sized, ideally fitted
  • Quilt covers: double sized, unisex
  • Kitchen scissors

Kitchen and hygiene Items:

  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Ladies deodorant
  • Washing up liquid – small
  • Washing powder/liquid – small
  • Nappies: size 6 and 6+ only
  • Combs/hairbrushes
  • Cleaning sprays – antibacterial
  • 20p bags for life

Please note:

• We can only accept starter pack items which are new or in good quality
• We do not accept furniture
• We will only accept brand new pillows and duvets (double only)
• We currently are not taking any clothes, shoes and accessories

Where TO FIND US

All items can be dropped off at the back of our Foodbank at The Hub, Paradise, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4TF Monday-Friday between 10am and 2pm.

Alternatively, you can drop food items in the Foodbank crates after the checkouts at these supermarkets:

Hemel – Tesco Extra Jarman Park (in-store shoppers only), Sainsbury’s Apsley Mills, Sainsbury’s Woodhall Farm

Berkhamsted – Tesco Metro (in-store shoppers only), Waitrose

Tring – Tesco (in-store shoppers only)

Please note: Tesco collection points are intended for food that has been purchased in-store. Any food that has been purchased in a different store and donated at a Tesco should be sealed and clearly labelled as having been purchased elsewhere.

 

 

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