For donations/deliveries - The Hub, Paradise, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4TF - Open 10am -12 noon Mon-Fri
Run in partnership with the Trussell Trust, DENS Foodbank provides emergency food parcels to anyone who is struggling in the community, not just those who are homeless.
Visitors can receive up to three parcels, which are sized to provide three days food for either single people or families. Our volunteers are trained individuals who are ready to offer not just food, but words of advice and encouragement.
Members of the community come to the Foodbank for a number of reasons. These include:
Reduced income due to job loss
Changes in benefit payments
Families unable to feed their children during the summer holidays
Currently homeless or living in temporary in temporary accommodation
if you would like to donate food to our FoodBank, you can leave items at the designated collection points in local supermarkets. You are also welcome to donate to our Foodbank directly (open Mon-Fri , view our current High Needs List and the Food Donations page for more information.
Accessing the Foodbank
If you are looking to benefit from the DENS Foodbank, you will need to contact a referral service where vouchers can be obtained from a distribution centre.