UK foodbank use still at record levels as hunger remains major concern for low income families

The Trussell Trust welcomes the Government's decision not to implement cuts to working tax credits. Last week, The Trussell Trust warned that cuts to tax credits could cause serious problems for low income families and a substantial rise in foodbank use. The recent decision to avoid tax credit cuts altogether is a victory for the parliamentarians, public sector workers, charities and members of the public who stood up for low income working families. 

Liskeard & Looe Foodbank provided emergency food to almost 2,000 local people in 2014. 1,975 people in Liskeard... Read more

This Harvest we are grateful to so many people for their generosity. 18 primary schools and 46 churches and chapels... Read more

The Joint Public Issues Team has launched ‘Faith in Foodbanks?’ – a resource for churches to... Read more

Local organisations, churches, Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our donor and distributor partners are and how you can become one. Read more



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We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From pasta to puddings, please give in-date non-perishable food. Click here to download our shopping list .

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What effect does a Foodbank have?

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The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here

Liskeard & Looe Foodbank

The Foodbank Centre is open

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 

09.30 - 12.30

Unit One, Barras Place, Liskeard. PL14 6AY

For help at other times, please telephone
07512 011452
Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
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