News

NEW SERVICES: Debt Support

We are now offering free debt support services at the Foodbank. If you would like more information, please contact us.

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NEW VOLUNTEER ROLE: Advice Centre Caseworker Volunteer

We have a new voluntary position available, which is to be an advice centre caseworker. The purpose of this role is to deliver benefits, debt and other advice services at the Foodbank If you are interested, please click here for more details on the description of the role and how to apply.

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Zoom Meeting: Friday 17th July

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (17th July) will be on reflection and thanksgiving in light of the move to our new […]

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Zoom Meeting: Friday 10th July

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (10th July) will be on managing stress. If you wish to attend the meeting, please follow […]

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Thank You Upminster Methodist Church!

Members of Upminster Methodist Church, a regular donator to The Trussell Trust, have been a huge help throughout the pandemic, helping to deliver the congregation’s donations to the Foodbank while many other members have been self-isolating/shielding. Joanna Skillett, a member of the church who has been involved with this volunteering, has written the following article […]

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Important Information Regarding the Clothes Bank

For the time being, we are not accepting any clothes bank donations due to moving premises in the very near future. We are in the process of bagging all the previously received donations ready for the new building, so we are not currently in the position to accept any new items until further notice. We […]

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Zoom Meeting: Friday 3rd July

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (3rd July) will be on managing anxiety. If you wish to attend the meeting, please follow […]

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Zoom Meeting: Friday 26th June

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (26th June) will be ‘making today count for you’, and the presentation will be led by […]

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Zoom Meeting: 19th June

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (19th June) will be ‘working through the COVID-19 outbreak and recovery strategy’. This will highlight and […]

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Zoom Meeting: Friday 12th June

We are holding regular meetings using the Zoom platform on Fridays at 7pm. There are different topics each week, so please revisit the News section of the website for updates on what we will be discussing. This week’s topic (12th June) will be on the power of expectations. If you wish to attend the meeting, […]

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