A belated Happy New Year to all our friends and supporters. Yesterday was Alex Yarlett's last working day as our... Read more

Truro Foodbank.s 2015 AGM will be held on 3rd February at 7.30pm at Sambell's Cafe, which is in the lobby of Truro... Read more

Tesco Collection November 2014 We were part of the three-day national collection of food from Tesco stores organised in... Read more

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 feeding about 4000 every week. Find out about our national network here

Charitable trusts award us grants often for specific projects. Click here for a list of our sponsors

In 2012 we launched our Corporate Sponsorship Programme. Read more


Monday and Thursday

  10.00am - 1.00pm at Truro Methodist Church (near Library).


  10.00am - 12.00 noon at All Saints Church Highertown (nr Old Richard Lander School)

  10.00am - 11.30am at St Michaels Church Perranporth

Telephone Advice Service

  Weekdays 9.00am - 5.00pm

call: 07721 711669

Donate food

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

We are always in need of the following food items: UHT Fruit Juice, puddings, pasta sauces, sugar (500g), coffee & instant/tinned potato and toiletries such as soap, toothpaste and toilet paper.

Please donate through your usual collection point. Tescos and Sainsburys stores in Truro have our bins beyond the tills into which food can be placed. Donations can be also be delivered to All Saints Church Highertown (near Old Richard Lander School which is now the Pen an Dre housing estate) on Tuesdays between 10am - 12noon. Thank you

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