In the last week the Chorlton and Didsbury Foodbank (CDF) has taken on at least 40 referrals from Manchester City Council, as well as its usual clients, and this number is likely to increase as the new home delivery system comes into operation on 4th May.
Food donations may be made at any of the 3 CO OP branches in Chorlton:
Barlow Moor Road / Hardy Lane
and also at Tesco's, Parrswood
What is most needed ?
Long-life fruit juice
Long-Life UHT milkTinned Fruit
This list will be updated regularly; for the current list visit this link
How to get assistance with food
if you are a Southway Housing tenant, phone 0161 448 4200
if you have previously received vouchers from Barlow Moor Community Association, phone 0161 446 4805
otherwise, phone Manchester City Council Community Response Line 0800 234 6123
(a range of other advice and support can also be accessed via this number)
new page 1 May 2020