We are holding an auction to raise funds at Caedmon Hall, Gateshead Library on November 21st. More details to follow... Read more

The next supermarket food collection Tesco, Trinity Square, Gateshead, 3rd, 4th and 5th December You can also... Read more

Food can be donated at the following locations. (Opening times do vary.)   Blaydon Co-Op.  20 The... Read more


We are open in central Gateshead 

Tuesday afternoons 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Friday mornings 9.30am - 12.30pm 

Also in central Blaydon

Friday afternoons 1.30pm - 3.30pm

If you require Emergency Food please speak to the professional agency you normally deal with.

Friends of Gateshead Foodbank

In a crisis everyone needs a friend. For a minimum annual donation of just £10 you could be a Friend of Gateshead Foodbank and support our work with local people in crisis. The application form, including information about the different ways to donate is available here.

Donate food

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

Gateshead Foodbank Newsletter

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