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  1. 1. Community development
  2. 2. Food clubs
  3. 3. Volunteer opportunities
  4. 4. You are here: Food banks

4. Food banks

Food banks provide free food and essential items for people in short-term need.

Visiting a food bank

You need to be referred to a food bank by a local agency. The Borough Council cannot make a referral for you unless you are receiving support from one of our services, for example Money Support. Contact the food bank operating in your area to obtain information on referral agencies and to find out more about how each food bank works:

Horley (Horley food bank)

Merstham, Reigate and Woodhatch (Loveworks)

Redhill (St Matthews food bank)

Epsom and Ewell (The Good Company)

Donating to a food bank

Food banks rely on donations to provide food and essential items to people referred by local agencies. If you’d like to donate they update their websites regularly with items that are in demand and details about how to donate: