Real Stories

"Without the foodbank I don't know what I would have done." Your support is helping us to change lives.

 

Holly - "The people at the foodbank were wonderful, they understood and saved us"

Holly’s Story

When her daughter was suddenly hospitalised, Holly was forced to stop working, leaving them with no income to support them, but luckily the foodbank was able to help.

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Richard - "Without the foodbank, I don't think I would be here today".

Richard’s Story

Richard was grateful that the foodbank was available to support him, following a deterioration in his health and domestic life.

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Babs - "My life fell apart and ended with me having to get help from a foodbank".

Babs’ Story

When Babs’ health took a turn for the worse and she was advised to stop working for the first time in her life, she found herself visiting a foodbank for help.

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Marcella - "The foodbank gave me faith that there are people who understand and you can trust".

Marcella’s Story

Marcella never expected to find herself needing a foodbank, but when her health benefit payment was delayed, she was glad it was there to support her.

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 Suzanne - "The foodbank saved our lives"

Suzanne’s Story

With a baby on the way, the foodbank was a life safer to Suzanne and her family when she and her husband were both forced out of work due to redundancy and illness.

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 Charlotte - "Foodbanks make an impact in every way possible".

Charlotte’s Story

Suffering from malnutrition and with no one to turn to, the foodbank helped 21-year-old Charlotte get her life back on track.

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