Food Banks in Kensington and Chelsea

KCSC is calling local food banks and other organisations which provide food-related support in Kensington and Chelsea, to obtain regular updates on provision in the borough. Calls are made every two weeks.

Please note the information on this page was accurate at the time entered and is subject to change. If you have more up-to-date information, please let us know as soon as possible by calling KCSC on 020 7243 9800 or sending it to info@kcsc.org.uk.

 

All Saints Notting Hill
Operating a foodbank. No referral needed.
Hours: Fridays (10.00am to 11.00am)
Address: Clydesdale Road, Notting Hill, London, W11 1JE
Phone: 020 7727 5919
Website: www.allsaintsnottinghill.org.uk/
Other: Facebook

*Last reviewed: 22 February 2021

Bay20
Community kitchen: Providing hot takeaway meals on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays (2.00pm to 5.00pm).
Street kitchen: Providing hot takeaway meals and food parcels on Thursdays (2.00pm to 4.00pm).
Partnership with NK Hearts and Minds and Unity Grove.

Address: 71 St Marks Road, London, W10 6JG
Phone: 020 3579 0384
Email: info@bay20.org
Website: https://www.bay20.org/
Other: Twitter

*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021

Chelsea Methodist Church
Providing hot takeaway lunch and care packages on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1.30pm; and evening takeaway meals every weekday from 7.30pm (in partnership with Glass Door).
Address: 155A King's Rd, Chelsea, London SW3 5TX
Phone: 020 7352 9305
Email: info@chelseamethodist.org.uk
Website: https://www.chelseafulhammethodist.org/covid-19 and https://www.glassdoor.org.uk/DINNER-SERVICE
Other: Twitter

*Last
reviewed: 22 February 2021

Dad's House
Open for single dads and families. Food parcels can be picked up from the food bank, or delivered to the most vulnerable (those unable to get out throughout the borough).
Hours: Monday to Friday (10.00am to 3.00pm)
Address: 22 Lillie Road, SW6 1TS
Phone: 07765 183 504
Email: info@dadshouse.org.uk or Foodbank manager: luke.tydeman@dadshouse.org.uk
Website: https://www.dadshouse.org.uk/
Other: Twitter

*Last reviewed: 22 February 2021

Dalgarno Trust Foodbank
Foodbank operating every Thursday. Registration is required and can be done online or in person (between 10.00am and 1.00pm). Food bags then collected from entrance between 2.00pm and 3.00pm. Community Kitchen also operating on Thursdays serving hot meals from 1.00pm.
Address: 1 Webb Close, Dalgarno Way, London, W10 5QB
Phone: 020 8969 6300
Email: pam@dalgarnotrust.org.uk
Website: www.dalgarnotrust.org.uk/our-programmes/foodbank/

*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021

North Paddington Foodbank
Foodbank operating a collection service for those who are able to come in, and a delivery service for those who are self-isolating, have a disability, or are unable to go in person.
A referral is required, and lasts for 3 weeks. More information on how to get a referral can be found at the website below.

Hours: Tuesday to Friday (9.00am to 5.00pm)
Address: Selbourne House, WECH Community Centre, Ground Fl, 36A Elgin Avenue, London W9 3AZ

Phone: 07932 623443

Email: info@npfoodbank.org.uk
Website: https://www.npfoodbank.org.uk/ 

Other: Twitter
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

Notting Hill Methodist Church (Kensington and Chelsea Foodbank)
You will need a voucher from a support agency such as Citizens Advice. Once you receive this, you can exchange it for three days of emergency food.
Hours: Tuesdays (11.00am to 1.00pm) and Fridays (1.00pm to 3.00pm)
Address: 240 Lancaster Road, Notting Hill, London W11 4AH
P
hone: 020 3728 9003
Email: susannah@nottinghillmc.org.uk
Website: https://kensingtonchelsea.foodbank.org.uk/get-help/
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

SMART Centre
Provide food parcels with basic items (perishable and non-perishable), as well pre-cooked meals. Advance registration via telephone or email is essential.
Hours: Wednesdays and Fridays (assigned slots)

Address: 15 Gertrude St, Chelsea, London SW10 0JN
Phone: 073 4156 0625
Email: sarah.wilson@smartlondon.org.uk
Website: https://www.smartlondon.org.uk/
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

St Columba’s Church 
ReStart Lives offering a combination of sit-in-meals (for rough sleepers and homeless) and takeaway meals (for guests that are in accommodation/housing) on Fridays from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Glass Door providing evening meals on Saturdays and Sundays from 7.30pm.
Address: St Columba's Church, Pont Street, Knightsbridge, SW1X 0BD

Phone: 07387 727139
Website: https://restartlives.org/services-during-covid-19/ and 
https://www.glassdoor.org.uk/DINNER-SERVICE
*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021

St Cuthbert's Centre (Refettorio Felix)
Produce take away lunches for vulnerable adults.
Hours: Monday to Friday (12.00pm to 1.00pm)
Address: 51 Philbeach Gardens, Kensington, London SW5 9EB
Phone: 020 7835 1389
Website: https://www.refettoriofelix.com/
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

St Luke's Mutual Aid Food Bank Club
Provide access to healthy fresh fruits and vegetables for an optional donation of £5/visit. Register on the website or via email.
Hours: Tuesdays (12:00pm - 2:00pm)
Address: St Luke's & Christ Church, Sydney Street, The Vestry, London, SW3 6NH
Email: kcma.referrals@gmail.com
Website: https://www.mutualaidkc.com/foodbank-club
Other: Twitter
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

The Tent, Portobello Green
Soup kitchen on Mondays (4.00pm to 7.00pm) offering soup, snacks, tea and coffee.
Partnership with Unity Grove and NK Hearts and Minds.
Address: Under the Canopy, Portobello Road, London, W10 5TD
Other: Twitter

*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021

Venture Centre (Notting Hill Adventure Playground)
Operating a foodbank on Wednesdays and Saturdays (2.30pm to 5.00pm). On Wednesdays, registration opens at 11.30am. On Saturdays, registration opens at 12.00pm. People are encouraged to bring a bag or trolley to carry items.
On Fridays, 'grab-and-go' food parcels are distributed to families with school aged children who live in or attend schools in the borough.
Address: Venture Centre, Faraday House, 103a Wornington Rd, London W10 5YB
Phone: 020 8960 3234
Email: pattrina@venturecentre.org or anthony@venturecentre.org.uk 
Website: https://www.venturecentre.org.uk/
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

WAND UK
Operating a foodbank at the Venture Centre on Wednesdays between 2.00pm and 4.30pm.
Registration is required in advance and can be done at the centre starting 11.00am.

Address: Venture Centre, Faraday House, 103a Wornington Rd, London W10 5YB
Phone: 020 8962 4132 or 078 1348 5607
Email: info@wanduk.org
Website: http://www.wanduk.org/
*Last
reviewed: 25 February 2021

Wiltshire Close Adventure Playground
'Grab-and-go' food parcels distributed to families with school aged children who live in or attend schools in the borough. Led by the Venture Centre.
Hours: Fridays (1.00pm to 3.00pm)
Address: Wiltshire Close, London, SW3 3NS
Other: Facebook

*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021

World's End Estate (Flashpoint Centre Play)
'Grab-and-go' food parcels distributed to families with school aged children who live in or attend schools in the borough. Led by the Venture Centre in partnership with Chelsea Methodist Church.
Hours: Fridays (1.00pm to 3.00pm)
Address: Worlds End Estate, Blantyre Street, London, SW10 0DS
Other: Facebook

*Last reviewed: 25 February 2021