CORONAVIRUS Coventry Council Helpline 08085 834 333

25th March 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the UK, our main priority is ensuring the safety of everyone who comes to our food bank – whether it’s someone needing help, someone volunteering their time, or someone making a donation.

Things are changing quickly, so we’ll keep this page updated regularly with information about what’s happening at Coventry Foodbank and how people can access support and help us be there for people in crisis.



We’re still supporting people with emergency food but we’re running a reduced service due to measures put in place to slow the spread of infection. Please click onto Locations for up to date opening times. If anything changes, we’ll let you know immediately. Your support is vital at this time, so if you’re considering donating, we’re particularly in need of:

  • Tinned Meat, Tinned Fish
  • Tinned Vegetables, Tinned Fruit, Tinned Tomatoes, Tinned Potatoes
  • Packets of Mashed Potato, Packets of Noodles, Rice in 500g or 1kg bags
  • Squash (dilute), Long life Fruit Juice, UHT Long Life Milk
  • Toiletries: – Shampoo, Toilet Rolls, Soap, Baby wipes, Nappies,

You can donate food into our collection points in all the major supermarkets or online via or make a financial donation by clicking here.

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