Emergency help (incl. food)

St Albans Outmeal Service

by St Albans Community Association

Daily luncheon club that provides a choice of three freshly cooked hot homemade meals, delivered to your door.
  • St Albans Road
    West Midlands
    B67 7NL
  • 0121 558 0018

Brushstrokes Community Project

by Brushstrokes

Brushstrokes helps the most vulnerable people as well as newcomer families and individuals in Sandwell, West Birmingham and Dudley
  • 253 High Street
    B66 3NJ
  • 0121 565 2234

West Bromwich Food Bank

by West Bromwich Food Bank

The Food Bank collects and stores food ready to give out to clients in crisis. We work with partner agencies who refer their clients to us. Following a referral from a partner agency we will provide enough food for three days for up to three visits per crisis. If the crisis continues, we will extend our support after talking with the referral agency. The food bank is open to all who find themselves in a crisis situation and unable to feed either themselves or their families.
  • West Bromwich Community Church Victoria Street
    West Bromwich
    B70 8EX
  • 0121 580 0068

Foodbank : Holy Trinity Church, Smethwick

by Smethwick CAN (Church Action Network)

Supporting local people who are referred in crisis. Smethwick Foodbank is part of a nationwide network of foodbanks, supported by The Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK.
  • Holy Trinity Community Office, Church Street,
    B67 7AH
  • 0121 517 0141



Phone service

HOPELINEUK is a confidential helpline, staffed by trained professionals who give non-judgmental support.
  • c/o PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide Head Office, Unit 1, Lineva House, 28-32 Milner Street, Warrington
    WA5 1AD
  • 0800 068 41 41

St Bernards Church and Centre

by St Bernards Church (Great Barr Foodbank)

A Friendly and Welcoming Church, with many activities, including a foodbank. Halls are available for additional activities.
  • Broome Avenue
    Great Barr
    B43 5AL
  • 0121 358 4973

Black Country Foodbank

by Black Country Food bank

Black Country Foodbank (BCFB) helps vulnerable individuals and families in crisis through the provision of 3 days emergency food supplies while a longer-term solution is developed. The services we provide have an enormous impact on the people who use them, giving them an important breathing space at a time of great need.
  • The Warehouse,
    Albion Street
    DY5 3EE
  • 01384 671 250

Breaking Bread Food Bank

by Breaking Bread Foodbank

Providing food in case of crisis.
  • 93-94 Walsall Street
    WS10 9BY
  • 07936 744 177

Smethwick CAN Community Cafe

by Smethwick CAN (Church Action Network)

A hot freshly cooked meal served for Take Away on a first come first served basis. Social distancing rules observed.
  • Raglan Road Christian Church, Raglan Road, Smethwick,
    B66 3ND
  • 07786 074 977

Your Local Pantry - Brasshouse

by North Smethwick Development Trust

We are pleased to welcome the Brasshouse Pantry, where members can do a weekly shop for a small fee of £4. The service is designed to take the pressure of a weekly shop. We want to help families and individuals to stretch already limited budgets so they can afford to make ends meet, pay bills and for other essential items. Our aim is for this service is to bring affordable food and support to the people and households who need it most.
  • Brasshouse Community Centre Brasshouse Lane
    B66 1BA
  • 0121 555 5672