To ensure our friends and volunteers stay safe The People’s Kitchen has changed the way we deliver food to a Takeaway service. The Alison centre building will not be open to friends/the public to ensure our small team of volunteers can operate safely
To ensure we comply with regulations and ensure the safety of each other and our volunteers we would ask our friends:
- Arrive when we open (not before) so a queue does not form
- Sanitise your hands with one of the many hand sanitisers on the outside of our building
- Wear a face covering or mask when collecting food. These will be provided if you don't already have one and will help keep everyone safe
- Stay 2m apart from volunteers and friends, we must ensure we all social distance and stay safe
Sorry but at this time we cannot accept or distribute clothes or sleeping bags, however if you would like to help us in any other way please follow the Donate tab above.
- We provide...
- Food & Friendship
- Hot Meals
- Clothing & Shoes
- Signposts to Support
- Local Partnerships
Open for Takeaway Service from Monday to Friday from 7pm - 8:15pm also Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 11:15am.
What we do
It’s important for us to provide fresh and healthy meals for our Friends. You can help.Volunteer
The People’s Kitchen relies solely on volunteers. Any support makes a huge difference.How you can help
Be a volunteer
Volunteers provide 35,000 hours of help each year.
Over 20 local businesses get involved annually.
Charities & Trusts
Charities and trusts provide a vital lifeline.
200 volunteers give us their time every year.
Schools & Churches
Over 300 churches and 250 schools support our work.
10 professional services work with us in the kitchen.
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