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.


  • Tinned vegetables
  • Tinned fruit
  • Custard
  • Tinned rice pudding
  • Tinned potatoes
  • Instant mash
  • Sponge puddings
  • Jelly
  • Long life milk
  • Long life juice/squash
  • Jam
  • Tinned ham
  • Savoury crackers
  • Sugar

Kitchen and hygiene Items:

  • 20p carrier bags
  • 2 in 1 shampoo
  • Shower gel
  • Cleaning sprays
  • Deodorants – male/female
  • Toilet roll
  • Washing up liquid (small)
  • Liquid hand soap
  • Baby wipes

Please note:

• We do not accept furniture
• We currently are not taking any clothes, shoes and accessories


Donations can be dropped off at our Foodbank at Dacre House, 19 Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AA – Monday-Friday 10am-1pm (closed on Bank Holidays).

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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