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How to get help

If you need help from our foodbank, you will need to contact one of the approved agencies.

Once your e-referral is live you can collect from Lydney, Coleford or Cinderford distribution centres in person.

Our Distribution Centres are open


Tuesday 1 pm – 3 pm


Regents Hall, Bath Place, Lydney


Wednesday 10 am – 12 noon


The Salvation Army, Broadwell


Thursday 1 pm pm


The Forest & Wye Community Church, Parragate Road, Cinderford

You will require an e-referral from one of the following agencies:

St James Church, Bream – Claire Phillips 01594 562985, open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9am to 1pm.  Friday 9am to 3pm.

Katrina Cracknell, Forest & Wye Community Church, Cinderford.  Mobile number – 07944591112

CCP (Green Square) Gloucestershire Community Based Support – Cinderford, Coleford and Lydney Debt, Housing, Budgeting 0300 365 2002

FODCAB – North and West Gloucestershire Citizens Advice Low Income 0300 330 9006

Salvation Army Low Income, Social Care, Debt 01594 839106

FoD Families Children’s Assessment Teams Social Care 01452 426565

Age UK Community & Social Care, Legal, Housing, Financial & Social Isolation 01452 422660

Help through hardship – Low income support – 0808 208 2138

Change, grow, live – Drug & Alcohol Dependency Support – 01452 223014 (

GDASS – Supporting victims of domestic abuse Designed to reduce the level of domestic abuse and improve the safety of victims and their families. 01452 726570
Email: [email protected]

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