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Food, Clothing, Toiletries and Furniture

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If you need support with food, clothing, toiletries or furniture,  there are organisations in Derby that can help.


Food support

Derby Food 4 Thought Alliance

Food 4 Thought supports people in Derby who are experiencing food poverty, through food provision, signposting, education and advice. If you need assistance, call 01332 346266 or email df4ta@communityactionderby.org.uk and they can provide you with a range of support including an emergency food package.

For more information visit: https://www.communityactionderby.org.uk/df4ta/


Food waste tips

Household food and drink waste costs the average family with children around £700 a year, or up to £60 a month. There’s a huge opportunity for us to cut what we spend by saving more of the food we buy.

For more information visit: https://www.derby.gov.uk/environment-and-planning/recycling-waste/reducing-waste/food-waste/

 

Clothing, furniture and toiletries

TOGS Clothes Bank

TOGS is a children's clothes bank offering clothing and toys for children aged 0-16 years. Based at 119 Osmaston Road, DE1 2GD, it is open on Tuesdays 1-3pm and Fridays 10.30am-12.30pm.

You can contact TOGS by calling Anthea on 07989 117929 or emailing anthealpeters@gmail.com


The Hope Store Derby

Hope Store provides good quality donated clothing, toiletries, and kitchen equipment to those in need.

Access is via referral only – call 01332 341189.


Hope City Furniture

Hope City Furniture provides good quality furniture and household items free of charge to those who have been rehoused due to experiencing a sudden or unexpected crisis. You can contact them by calling 07340 244416 or emailing: info@hopecityfurniture.org.uk.

For more information visit: https://www.hopecityfurniture.org.uk/