Where to access food parcels and meals during the holiday period 18th December 2020

Here is a list of places providing food parcels and meals around London during the holiday period:

Next Meal

All clients advised to check https://nextmeal.co.uk which shows a list of local food nearby but advised to call before visiting.

North London Action for the Homeless

Hot food, showers, laundry and live music! Food parcels available on Mondays.

Location: St Paul’s Church Hall, Stoke Newington Road, N16 7UE.

Opening Times: Mondays, 12 – 1.30pm & Wednesdays, 6 – 7.30pm.

Contact: 07421 032553, nlah_uk@nlah.org.uk

Ealing Soup Kitchen

Location: Salvation Army Hall, 8 Leeland Rd, W13 9HH

Opening Times: Open Mon 6-8.30pm

Location: St John’s Church, Broomfield Place, W13 9LA

Opening Times: Saturdays & Sundays 3.30-5pm. Including 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th Dec, 2nd Jan.

Contact: 07790 941343

Brixton Soup Kitchen

Location: 297-299 Coldharbour Lane, London, SW9 8RP,

Opening Times: Tues  22nd 1-4pm, Wed 23rd, 1-4pm Thurs 24th  1-4pm. Xmas day, Fri 25th 1-8pm. Closed week 28th Dec – 10th Jan

Contact: brixtonsoupkitchen@gmail.com 07538 419514

Whitechapel mission (street homeless only)

Offer breakfast and take away – 7am until 10am. Also shower services and advice services available at 9am.

Location: 212 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BJ

No xmas closing.

Food Cycle – Finsbury Park (cook and collect)

Location: Finsbury Park Community Hub, Corker Walk, London, N7 7RY.

Collection Time: Saturday Collection between 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Please note that FoodCycle Finsbury Park will be closed on Saturday 2nd January. Closed 2nd January. 

Kilburn (cook and collect):

Location: St Cuthbert’s Church, Fordwych Rd, West Hampstead, London, NW2 3TN

Collection Time: Saturdays 1:30-2:30pm. Open Christmas Day (25th) closed Boxing Day (26th) Open 19th Dec, 25th Dec, 2nd January.

Islington (cook and collect)

Location: Lewisham Irish Community Centre, 2A Davenport Road, London, SE6 2AZ

Collection Time: Saturdays 2:00-3:00pm. Open Christmas Day (25th) closed Boxing Day (26th). Open 19th Dec, 25th Dec, 2nd January.

Lewisham (cook and collect)

Location: Lewisham Irish Community Centre, 2A Davenport Road, London, SE6 2AZ

Collection Time: Saturdays 2:00-3:00pm. Open Christmas Day (25th) closed Boxing Day (26th). Open 19th Dec, 25th Dec, 2nd January.

Marylebone (delivery)

Location: St Paul’s Church, 5 Rossmore Rd, London, NW1 6NJ

Collection Time: Wednesday deliveries.

Will be delivering on 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd December and we’ll reopen on 6th January 2021.

Peckham (cook and collect)

Location: All Saints Church Hall, Blenheim Grove, Peckham, London, SE15 4QS

Collection Time: Saturday 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Bow Road (cook and collect)

Location: The Methodist Church Tower Hamlets, 1 Merchant Street, London, E3 4LY

Collection Time: Friday Collection between 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

Please note that FoodCycle Bow Road will be closed on Friday 25th December and Friday 1st JanuaryWe will be open on 4th, 11th and 18th December and we’ll reopen on 8th January.

East Acton/White City (Food parcel collection)

Food Parcel Collection

Location: The Presbytery (Side entrance), Our Lady of Fatima Parish Centre, Commonwealth Avenue, W12 7QR

Opening Times: Sundays 2pm – 3pm.

Please note that FoodCycle East Acton will be closed on Sunday 27th December and Sunday 3rd January. We will be open on 6th, 13th and 20th December and we’ll reopen on 10th January 2021.

Divine Rescue Charity

Location: Divine Rescue Manor Place, 183 Manor Place, Arches, SE17 3BB

Opening Times: Every Monday – From 1:30-2:30 pm. Every Wednesday 2 pm – 4 pm. Monday 23rd Dec 3 pm – 4.30, Wednesday 23rd 2 pm-3.30, then closed until 4th Jan.

Divine Rescue

Ready-made meals – veggie. Also maybe veggie and fruit.

Location: 37 Great Russel Street, WC1B 3PP

Opening Times: Every Mon-Thurs 10:00-2:00pm. Monday – Friday from 11am-2pm. Christmas 21st, 23rd, 24th (Mon, Wed, Thursday) then closed until 4th January.

The Manna Centre

Meat and veggie food. All to take away at the moment.

Location: 12 Melior Street, London, SE1 3QP

Opening Times: Every day – 10am – 1pm. No closing over xmas period.

The Christmas Present

For care leavers

Location: South London

Contact: SLXD@thechristmasdinner.org.uk

The Christ Apostolic Church

Location: 217/223 Kingsland Road, Hackney. E2 8AN

Opening Times: Only Sat 19th (hot meal) – from 2pm-3pm.

Contact: 0207 729 4375