Local places to get a free meal

 

Monday

  • The Margins Project (food, showers, advice)
    Union Chapel, Compton Terrace N1 2UN. 1100 – 14.00

Tuesday

  • St Mark’s Church, Colvestone Crescent, Dalston E8 2NL. 12.00 – 13.30
  • The Crypt, St Peter’s Church, De Beauvoir N1 4DA. 12.00 – 14.00
  • Shoreditch Community Project, Acorn House, 116-18 Shoreditch High St. E1 6JN. 1300 – 15.00
  • The Manna, St Stephen’s Church, 17 Canonbury Road NI 2DF
    (food, showers, laundry). 1900 – 21.00

Wednesday

  • St Anne’s Hoxton, Hemsworth Street N1 5LF
    (free sandwiches, pastries, tea and coffee). 10.00-12.00
  • St Paul’s Church, Stoke Newington Road N16 7UE. 19.00 – 20.30
  • Shoreditch Community Project, Acorn House, 116-18 Shoreditch High St. E1 6JN. 1200 – 12.00
  • The Manna, St Stephen’s Church, 17 Canonbury Road NI 2DF
    food, showers, laundry. 1300 – 15.00
  • Lighthouse Food, St Luke’s Church, Homerton Terrace E9 6RT. 1200 – 15.00
  • The Margins Project (food, showers, advice). Union Chapel, Compton Terrace N1 2UN. 1100 – 14.00

Thursday

  • Foodcycle, New Kingshold Community Centre, 49 Ainsworth Road E9 7JE. 1230
  • Hackney Streets Kitchen, outside Hackney Central Library, 25-27 Hackney Grove, London E8 3NR. 8.00pm

Friday

  • St Anne’s Hoxton Hemsworth Street N1 5LF. 10.00-12.00 (free sandwiches, pastries, tea and coffee)
  • The Crypt, St Peter’s Church, De Beauvoir N1 4DA. 12.00 – 14.00

 Saturday

  • Foodcycle, Finsbury Park Community Hub, Corker Walk N7 7RY. 1230.
  • St Anne’s Hoxton, Hemsworth Street, N1 5LF. 10.00-12.00 (sandwiches, pastries, tea and coffee)
  • Dalston Streets Kitchen, opposite Dalston Kingsland tube, E8 2PA. 8.00pm

 Sunday

  • Akwaaba, Princess May School, Barrett’s Grove N16 8AJ. (For migrants; also offers advice etc.). 14.00 – 18.00
  • Urban Table, Round Chapel, 2 Powerscroft Road E5 0PU. 1430 – 1600

Everyday

  • Whitechapel Mission, 212 Whitechapel Road E1 1BJ
    00 – 10.00am breakfast Monday – Sunday
    (men’s showers Mon-Fri 7.30 – 9.30; women’s showers Mon – Fri 6.00 – 11.00)
  • Talk-to-me Outreach, 150 Homerton High St E9 6JA
    00 – 12.30 Monday-Friday; 12.30 Sundays

Next Meal website

Next Meal website lists places that you can get free and cheap food. You put in your postcode and it tells you your nearest places and their available services (and whether food is free).
Next Meal is not run or officially associated with Hackney Foodbank or the Trussell Trust.
https://nextmeal.co.uk

NHS Healthy Start

If you are pregnant or have children under the age of 4 and you are on benefits or under the age of 18, you could qualify for free vouchers to spend on milk, fruit and vegetables. Ask your midwife, doctor or health visitor for more information or ring the Healthy Start helpline 0345 607 6823