Food and shopping

If you cannot go out and do your food shopping, need free food, or to use a food bank, these are the people who can help you in Brighton & Hove. You can also contact these services for a neighbour, family or a friend who needs support.

Free food and food banks

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Brighton & Hove City Council

If you need free food or a food bank, get in touch with the council using the link, phone number or email below.

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Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Food Partnership

Brighton & Hove Food Partnership has lots of information on their website, including food vouchers and places to get free or cheap meals.

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Across the city

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Brighton Cooking Club

If you don’t have enough to eat, you can’t cook for yourself or you’re struggling to get out and shop, get in touch with Brighton Cooking Club. They’ll try and pair you up with someone who lives nearby and can drop off a home cooked meal for you.

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Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Food Partnership

Brighton & Hove Food Partnership has a list of places where you can order food to be delivered or to collect.

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Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Community Transport

If you can’t get out, Brighton & Hove Community Transport has a website and phone line where you can order food and essentials to be delivered to your door.

Phone:

Ellis: 07548 226452 Daniel: 07739 953600

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

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East Brighton Food Co-op

East Brighton Food Co-op is delivering free or low-cost hot meals and food parcels in east Brighton.

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East Brighton

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The Bevy

If you can’t leave your home because of coronavirus and live in Moulsecoomb or Bevendean, The Bevy can deliver a hot meal to you.

Area:

Moulsecoomb and Bevendean

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Brighton Quarantine Delivery

Brighton Quarantine Delivery has a long list of local shops and restaurants delivering food and supplies.

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Across the city

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Food and Friendship

If you or someone you know lives in Hove and is isolated and needs food, contact Food and Friendship to see if they can deliver a meal.

Area:

Hove

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Very Local Food Hubs – Moulsecoomb & Bevendean

Affordable weekly food boxes to collect in Moulsecoomb and Bevendean. Delivery is available if you can’t go out to collect.

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Moulsecoomb and Bevendean

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Together Co

If you need to stay at home, Together Co’s volunteers can collect food, medicine and essential supplies for you if you can’t go out.

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Across the city

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Ageing Well

If you’re over 50, Ageing Well can collect food and supplies for you if you can’t go out.

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Across the city

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

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ACORN

ACORN’s volunteers can collect food, medicine and essential supplies for you if you can’t go out.

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Across the city

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Age UK Brighton & Hove

Age UK can help with delivering food, essentials and things to do. They can also provide health advice or just a chat if you’re lonely.

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Across the city

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Brighton & Hove Mutual Aid

If you need food right away, your local mutual aid group might help. Mutual aid groups are neighbours who help each other out on WhatsApp or Facebook. Join the Brighton and Hove mutual aid Facebook group, or the one for your area and ask for help.

Area:

Across the city

Opening hours:

Emergency phone number available 9am to 9pm

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NHS Volunteer Responders

NHS Volunteer Responders can help you by picking up shopping and other essentials, or calling you for a friendly chat. Just call to ask for help.

Area:

Across the city

Opening hours:

8am to 8pm

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Pop To The Shop

Pop To The Shop is a website where you can ask for help getting shopping for yourself or someone else. You add your shopping list, pay online, and a volunteer will collect and deliver it for you. It costs £1, to cover the cost of running the site and handling payment.

Area:

Across the city