Finding (and donating) good food this Christmas

With the help of Lambeth Larder, we’ve put together a list of places to find food in Lambeth this Christmas. Some places provide a hot meal, others are food banks. If you’re able to donate food, then take a look here for the centres, or donate at the food banks during their opening times:

Ace of Clubs, St Alphonsus Road, Clapham, open to people sleeping rough, open 12-3pm  weekdays

Brixton Seventh Day Adventist Church, Santley St, Thurs 6-8pm

Brixton Food Bank, St Paul’s Church, Ferndale Rd, Tues and Sat 10-1pm

Brixton Soup Kitchen, 297 Coldharbour Lane, open 10-3pm weekdays

Clapham Park Food Bank, Bonneville Centre, Poynders Rd, Tues and Fri 11-2pm

Compliments of the House, Coldharbour Lane, open 7-9pm weekdays

The People’s Fridge, found within Pop Brixton – food donated to fridge, anyone welcome to take what they need

The Platform (aka Loughborough Farm Community Cafe), Loughborough Junction, Wed-Fri 12.30-3.30pm

Refugee Community Kitchen, SW2 1JG, free food for anyone in need Sundays 6.30-8.30pm

Ruach City Church, Vida Walsh Centre, Saltoun Rd, Tues 7-8pm

Stockwell Park Community Centre, Aytoun Place, free community meal, Friday 7-8pm

Streatham Food Bank, Barcombe Ave, Wed 7-8.30pm

Teen Challenge, nr Black Cultural Archive, Brixton Wed 9-11pm

Vauxhall Food Bank, Tyers St, Wed and Sat 11.30-1.30pm

Waterloo Food Bank, Oasis Centre, Kennington Rd, Tues 1-2.30pm, Fri, Sat 10-12pm

Waterloo Food Bank, St John’s Waterloo, Wed 3-5pm

Webber Street Day Centre, Webber St, Waterloo, every day except Fri and Sun 9-12pm

West Norwood Community Shop, Vale St, Mon-Fri 10-5pm. Become a member and access low cost, high quality surplus food.

For more information on sourcing emergency food, Lambeth Larder Community Food Resource