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Join our dedicated team as a part-time van driver

We’re seeking a reliable part time driver (10-16 hours per week, three days a week- Mondays. Wednesdays and Fridays) who is confident behind the wheel to deliver food parcels to households across Hulme, Moss Side, Whalley Range and Old Trafford. Local knowledge of the area would be an advantage to support our home delivery model. […]

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Food bank COVID-19 service update

Due to COVID-19 we are currently operating a delivery-only food bank service supporting people in Hulme, Whalley Range, Moss Side and Old Trafford. We are operating on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. If you need support please contact your referral agency to arrange a delivery. You can also contact the Manchester City Council Response Hub on […]

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Appeal for donations: 22nd June 2020

  We’re in need of donations. Can you help us? We’re looking for: Meals in a tin (especially vegetarian meals!) such as chilli, curry, bolognese etc. Halal tinned meat Tinned potatoes Tinned vegetables Tinned fruit Sugar Toothpaste Toilet roll Donations can be dropped off at the Wesley Centre, Hulme on Monday, Wednesday or Friday between […]

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Appeal for donations: 7th May 2020

Please support our food bank at this busy time. Items needed We’re currently in need of the following items: – Tinned potatoes – Tinned carrots – Tinned peas – Meal in a tin (e.g. shepherd’s pie/ chilli etc.) – Long life milk – Veggie tinned food (lentils, veggie sausages, soup etc.) Donating to our food […]

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Support available if home is unsafe

1 in 3 women and 1 in 6 men experience some form of domestic abuse. If you feel at unsafe at home, you can still access support during the the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are in danger and you are unable to speak aloud, you can: Call 999 Listen to the questions from the 999 […]

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Urgent appeal for donations

We are in urgent need of donations to help us meet demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Items needed: Tinned potatoes Tinned tomatoes Tinned vegetables Tinned soup UHT milk Cordial Snacks/ treats Nappies (large) Rice Tinned fruit Tinned meat Donations can be dropped off at the Wesley Centre, Old York Street in Hulme on Mondays or […]

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COVID-19 Food bank service update: 6th April 2020

We are currently extremely busy responding to enquiries and will respond to enquiries as quickly as we can. Changes to our services All of our centres are temporarily closed to members of the public. We want to reinforce the STAY AT HOME message in order to help reduce transmissions of the virus. We are implementing social distancing measures to […]

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COVID-19: Changes to food bank services 31st March 2020

To ensure the safety of our volunteers and food bank clients, until further notice we are NO LONGER running our usual public food bank sessions at the Wesley Centre and St Edmund’s. We will still be providing emergency food relief via the usual referral agencies. Please speak to your referral agency as usual and they […]

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COVID-19: Food bank service update 17th March 2020

Please note that our services across our centres are currently undergoing changes. As an organisation we have a duty of care to those that access our services, the wider community, our volunteers and staff members. Therefore, we are implementing social distancing measures to reduce interaction between people in order to assist in reducing the likelihood […]

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Join our team as a Project Manager

Do you want to help fight poverty in Manchester? Are you an outstanding problem solver with experience in project management? We’re currently recruiting a Project Manager to tackle a challenging and rewarding role as part of our team. The role will be based across the Hulme, Moss Side, Whalley Range and Old Trafford areas of the city. About […]

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