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Food Support

Food support is offered by a range of organisations across the borough and support is based on where you live.

Food Banks

Guisborough Bridge: Food Stop

The Guisborough Bridge Association was setup by Churches Together Guisborough.

Food Stop is a Guisborough Bridge food bank project; their response to the increasingly challenging financial situation facing individuals in our community.

You can access food parcels via a referral from GP surgery social prescriber/health visitor; social worker; CAB; Headteacher; Beyond Housing; Probation.

Access is Tuesday & Thursdays 10am – 12 midday, at GMC. Thursday’s coincides with their Soup and Roll event.

LocationsOpening Hours
Guisborough Methodist Church, Westgate, 67-69 Guisborough, TS14 6AFTuesday, 10am to 12am
Thursday, 12pm to 4pm

Find out more by visiting their website:

Redcar Area Food Bank

The Redcar Area Food Bank was seeded by the Trussell Trust and has nine locations across the borough, open on a wide range of days and times. In order to access the service you need to apply for a food voucher from a qualifying local agency. To apply for a voucher please contact Redcar Citizens Advice by calling them on 01642 030 000.

LocationsOpening Hours
All Saints Church, South Avenue, Dormanstown, TS10 5LLFriday, 11am to 1:30pm
Brotton Methodist Church, High Street, Brotton, TS12 2PA Thursday, 1pm to 2:30pm
Emmanuel Church, Windsor Road, Saltburn, TS12 1LETuesday, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Newcomen Methodist Church, Mersey Road, Redcar, TS10 1NHMonday, 11:30am to 1pm
Redcar Baptist Church, Park Avenue, Redcar, TS10 3LJWednesday, 11am to 1pm
South Bank Baptist Church, Redcar Road East, South Bank, TS6 6PYWednesday, 10:30am to 12:30pm
St George’s Church, Spencer Road, Normanby, TS6 9BHFriday, 9:30am to 1pm
St Hilda’s of Whitby Church, Grangetown, Clynes Road, TS6 7LYMonday, 11am to 1pm
St Peter’s Church, Lord Street, Redcar, TS10 3JLThursday, 11am to 1pm

Find out more by visiting their website:

Saltburn Solidarity Food Bank

Saltburn Solidarity Food Bank was setup and is run by residents of Saltburn. To access the foodbank either contact them by messaging them on their Facebook page or just turn up, there is no need for a food voucher or to be referred by a qualifying local agency.

LocationsOpening Hours
2 Windsor Road, Saltburn, TS10 1BHMonday, 10am to 4pm
Wednesday, 12pm to 4pm
Friday, 12pm to 4pm

Find out more by visiting their Facebook page:

East Cleveland Good Neighbours Food Bank

From the start of the COVID-19 pandemic Tees Valley Rural Action has been parenting East Cleveland Good Neighbours, a group of likeminded community members who began to support their local community during the crisis and beyond.

The East Cleveland Good Neighbours Food Bank offer emergency food parcels to rural areas across East Cleveland with a phone line open Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm and aim to deliver food parcels on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.

Don’t be shy, take that brave step and give them a ring or drop a text or inbox at 07395934265!

LocationsOpening Hours
Boosbeck, Brotton, Carlin How, Charltons, Dunsdale, Easington Lingdale, Liverton, Liverton Mines, Loftus, Margrove Park, Skelton and Skinningrove.Monday, 9am to 6pm
Tuesday, 9am to 6pm
Wednesday, 9am to 6pm
Thursday, 9am to 6pm
Friday, 9am to 6pm

Community Groceries

Redcar Community Grocery

Redcar Community Grocery is open for the people of Redcar helping to keep families fed and give members access to support too. It is run in partnership by The Message Trust and Redcar Baptist Church.

LocationsOpening Hours
Redcar Baptist Church, Park Avenue, Redcar, TS10 3LJMonday, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Tuesday, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Wednesday, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Thursday, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Friday, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Find out more by visiting their website:

Guisborough Bridge: Community Shop

At Guisborough Bridge’s Community Shop they have plenty of fresh fresh fruit & vegetable produce offered for free and after paying £3 customers leave with around 10 non-perishable items.

The Community Shop is open on Tuesdays or Wednesdays 12am to 2pm. Anyone can become a member in the TS14 postcode and surrounding villages.

LocationsOpening Hours
Guisborough Methodist Church, Westgate, 67-69 Guisborough, TS14 6AFTuesday, 12am to 2pm
Wednesday, 12am to 2pm

Find out more by visiting their website:

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