8 May 18
Project Manager Lorraine Kirkwood was recently interviewed about the work of Uckfield Foodbank by Uckfield FM’s Jon Royle. Click here to listen to the interview.
8 May 18
In this report people who have been referred to a Trussell Trust foodbank share their experiences of gaining access to Universal Credit. They felt that Universal Credit let them down. The report lists the key findings of peoples difficulties and goes on to make recommendations on how the system could be improved. Click here to […]
31 Jan 18
The newspaper Metro recently had a great report on how foodbanks work. You can read it here. If you are finding it financially difficult to buy food for yourself or your family please visit Uckfield Citizens advice and ask them for a foodbank voucher: Citizens Advice The Hub Civic Approach Uckfield TN22 1AL (The hut […]
6 Dec 17
We received the largest amount of food ever from a Tesco Food Collection weekend. From 30th November to 2 December, 2017, Tesco customers generously donated 1,556Kg of food, the equivalent to 120 produce boxes. Our Chair of Trustees, Peter Roe, said “We cannot thank the community of Uckfield enough for their massive generosity not only […]
17 Oct 17
Uckfield Foodbank would like to thank everyone who has so generously supported us this harvest time. Our local schools, churches and the general public have been absolutely wonderful in giving us donations over the past couple of months. Thank you!
28 Apr 17
StepChange Debt Charity is proud to be working with the Trussell Trust to provide free debt advice and managed debt solutions to those struggling financially. Free advice is offered on all available debt solutions. The website offers information to help people budget, tackle their debts, manage their finances and understand what debt solutions are available. […]