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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Many services will be experiencing disruption at this time. Please contact them directly for further information.

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St Thomas Community Larder

The St Thomas Community Larder is an Emergency Relief Project providing packages of food and essential items for local people experiencing financial crisis during the Coronavirus Pandemic. We are committed to helping individuals and families who have little or no money to buy essential items or food.

Individuals or families experiencing financial hardship and requiring support should contact their closest partner agency as a means of referral who will submit a request on their behalf.

The Community Larder is located at St Thomas Methodist Church and will be open for collection of essential items of food packages on Wednesday, Friday between 10 am and 12 Midday. In exceptional circumstances, we are able to deliver packages of food and essential items to those who are unable to collect from the resource centre

Requests received by 3pm will be processed and arrangements made to collect from the resource centre or delivery will be made the following day.

If you would like to make a donation; We are currently collecting the following food items;

Cereal, Beans/Spaghetti, Soup, Tinned Tomatoes, Tinned potatoes, Dried potatoes (Smash), Tinned Vegetables, Tinned Fish, Tinned Meat / Meat pies, Tinned Fruit, Custard or Rice Pudding, Biscuits & Savoury crackers, Sugar, Pasta / Rice, Tea, Coffee, Fruit squash, Long life Milk, Sauces (pasta, carbonara), Sauces (curry, sweet & sour), Treats / choc bars, Toilet Rolls, Toothbrushes, Shower gel/deodorant, Washing Powder, Tooth Paste, Shampoo, Feminine Hygiene Products, nappies.

Please drop off any items at St Thomas Methodist Church between 10 am and 12 Midday on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.  Financial contributions can be made to; Cheques payable to St Thomas Methodist Church

Referring agencies can make a referral on the appropriate form to (Email address) or call the St Thomas Community Larder for more information.


Contact Name
Aran Richardson
Contact Position
Team Leader
01392 210146
St Thomas Community Larder
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St Thomas Methodist Church
Cowick Street
St Thomas
Parking accessible for people with disabilities
Wheelchair accessible

Further information

Display Date/Time
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10am - 12 Midday
Referral required?
Waiting list?
DBS check?
(formerly CRB)
Last updated: 09/11/2020
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