Birmingham Foodbanks over Christmas

If you need food over the Christmas period see a list below of Birmingham, Solihull and Sandwell’s foodbanks and their opening times.

For most of the foodbanks you will need a voucher, for information on how to get one please contact the following organisations:

    • The Active Wellbeing Society: 0121 728 7030
      • Opening times:
      • Thursday 24th December: 08:00 to 16:00
        Friday 25th December: 10:00 to 14:30
        Saturday 26th December: 10:00 to 12:30
        Sunday 27th December: Closed
        Monday 28th December: 10:00 to 15:00
        Tuesday 29th December: 10:00 to 15:00
        Wednesday 30th December: 10:00 to 15:00
        Thursday 31st December: 10:00 to 15:00
        1st January: Closed
        2nd January: 10:00 to 15:00
        3rd January: Closed
    • The Trussell Trust : 01722 580 180
      • For more information about contacting The Trussle Trust over the festive period follow this link.

Birmingham:

Selly Oak:

B30 Foodbank

(Voucher needed)

Open Friday 1st January (Closed Friday 25th December and Tuesday 29th December) Cotteridge Quaker/Friends Meeting House

23a Watford Rd, Cotteridge B30 1JB

The Life house Closed 21st December -4th January

 

Ladywood:

Aston and Nechells

(Voucher needed)

The Elim Church Wednesday 30th December 13.00-15.00, The Elim Church St Margaret’s Rd, Ward End B8 2BA
The Salvation Army Centre Friday 1st January 12.30 – 14.30. The Salvation Army Centre, Gladstone St, Aston B6 7NY

Edgbaston:

Quinton and Oldbury Foodbank

(Voucher Required)

Closed 24th December – 6th January St Boniface Church
Quinton Road West
Quinton,
B32 2QDThe Coffee Shop
151 Castle Road West
Oldbury, Sandwell
B68 0EL
Smethwick Foodbank

 

(Voucher needed)

Tuesday 22nd December 12-2pm

Thursday 24th December 12-2pm

Tuesday 29th December 12-2pm

Thursday 31st December 12-2pm

Church Hill Street
Smethwick
West Midlands
B67 7AH
Central Birmingham Foodbanks

 

(Voucher needed)

Tuesday 29th December, 9.30 – 11.30 am

Tuesdays 5th January, 9.30 – 11.30 am

Friday 8th January, 10 – 1.30 pm

Birmingham City Church
Parade
Birmingham
B1 3QQ
(car park on Helena Street, B1 2AW)
St. Germains Thursday 24th December: 12-2.30pm Food Parcels only

25th December 12-1pm Take away Christmas Dinner

Wednesday 30th December 12-2.30pm

Monday 4th January 12-2.30pm

Friday 11th January 12-2.30pm

(Closed 28th December, 1st January)

180 Portland Road B16 9TD

 

Hall Green:

Highfield Hall Food Bank Open everyday except bank holidays (25th December, 28th December and 1st January) Please call in advance of visiting to request a food parcel

Telephone: 0121 439 2690

Email: info@highfieldhall.org.uk

Food parcels at Daar-ul-Jannah Advice Centre Closed 24th-28th December. Telephone: 0121 792 5442

Mobile: 07847661022 861

Address: Stratford Road, B28 8BH.

Incredible Surplus food parcels

(No voucher required, pay as you feel)

Balsall Heath Farm

 

Tues, Weds, Thurs 12–1.30pm Address: Malvern Rd, B128NN
Kings Heath Community Centre Mon & Fri 12pm-2pm

(Except bank holidays 25 December, 28th December and 1st January)

Address: 8 Heathfield Rd
Sparkhill food bank

(Voucher needed)

Sparkhill & Hall Green Wednesday 23rd 14.30-17.30

Wednesday 30th 14.30-17.30

Tel: 0121 708 1398

 

Website: https://sparkhill.foodbank.org.uk/

Balsall Heath Church Centre Thursday 24th 11-1pm

Thursday 31st 11-1pm

Smethwick

Holy Trinity Church

 

(Voucher needed)

Tuesday and Thursdays 12.00-14.00 Church Hill Street

Smethwick

West Midlands

B67 7AH

Erdington

George Road

(Voucher needed)

Tuesday 12.00-14.00 George Road Baptist Church, George Road, B23 7RZ
Six Ways Baptist Church

(Voucher needed)

Thursday 12.00-2.00 Six Ways Baptist Church, Wood End Road, B24 8AD

Solihull

Kingfisher Foodbank

(Voucher needed)

Shard End Wellbeing Centre Closed 24th December and 31st December

 

(Usual opening times are Thursday 12.30-2.30)

Shard End Wellbeing Centre

(the old Community Centre)

170 Packington Avenue

Shard End

Birmingham

B34 7RD

Smiths Wood Closed 25th December and 1st January

 

(Usual opening times are Fridays and Tuesdays 12.30-2.30pm)

Auckland Hall

Sunbeam Close

Smiths Wood

Birmingham

​B36 9JR

Sandwell

For information on Foodbanks in Sandwell and how to access vouchers go to https://www.blackcountryfoodbank.org.uk/locations/.