Food Bank is open on THURSDAYS (11.00am-1.00pm) and only for collection outside the Mottram Hall building - with minimal contact (New Lodge venue is closed).
Gateway Food Bank
- helping those in crisis
ANYONE NEEDING FOOD PARCELS PLEASE BOOK IN AND ORDER FROM THIS EMAIL ADDRESS ONLY:
Please send the following details in the email: full home address, telephone no. and the number of people needing food in the family.
Clients will require a voucher, available through a local agency in Barnsley including:
Age UK Barnsley
Barnsley Citizens Advice
Barnsley Housing & Local Welfare-Civic Barnsley
Clients receive 3 days worth of nutrionally balanced food. Therefore, any donations of dried, packet or tinned food (in date) will be gratefully received for distribution.
Please can you help replenish our stock. These are the items (see below) we particularly need. You can either drop them off on Sunday at 3.30pm, or any Thursday between 10.30am and 12noon. Please purchase Supermarket's value brands (more value for your money)
On 21st Feb 2013 Gateway Food Bank opened at Mottram Hall, the first in Barnsley, feeding 2058. On 1st Oct 2015 Gateway opened a second Food Bank at The Outreach Centre, New Lodge.
Gateway Food Bank is into its 8th year of of providing food parcels to the people of Barnsley who are in need. Over the last 7 years, Gateway has been able to feed approx. 13,265 people with enough food for 3 days (updated March 2020).
Only 3 vouchers allowed per year.
Gateway meetings (in person) have resumed every Sunday. See home page for more details.
Food Bank 11am-1pm only @ Mottram Hall -every Thurs.
Contact Steph on 07955 655585. Click here for further info.