913,138 people received three days’ emergency food from Trussell Trust foodbanks in 2013-14 compared... Read more

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Trussell Trust foodbanks

The Trussell Trust foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and organisations to bring foodbanks to communities across the UK. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the network. Find out about our national network here


Charitable trusts and business supporters help make what we do possible. Find out who our partners are and how you can become one. Read more


Callington foodbank is open:

Mon 2.00 to 4.00 pm

Wed 2.00 to 4.00 pm

Fri 2.00 to 4.00 pm

For enquiries, please contact:



 Find us at:

1 Launceston Road



PL17 7BS

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

As of April 2013, we particularly need these items: sugar 500g, tinned tomatoes, tinned sponge puddings, instant mash, tinned fish, porridge, jam, tinned veg, fruit juice-long life, biscuits and snack bars.

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