DCF News Special Edition

If you have been down the High Street in Wellingborough you will not have failed to notice the scaffolding around Queens Hall. We rent the building from the Borough Council and it has a grade 2 listing. The council in conjunction with the Heritage Lottery fund have commenced a schedule of works to preserve the […]

Restricted Access to Car Park

Important Notice The building work has started on Queens Hall. For the next two days access is restricted to our car park. The centre and the food bank are open normal hours. Donations can be dropped off to either the front door on the high street or to the food bank at the rear of […]

DCF News Spring 2018

  DCF NewsSpring 2018 Welcome to our latest newsletter. As you can see it is in a new format and we hope that you like it. Day Centre & Client Support Services Monday to Thursday 10:30 am to 1:30 pm (ex Bank Holidays)Foodbank : Monday to Friday 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm for collections. (ex Bank […]

Winter Newsletter 2017

Our latest Newsletter can be read or downloaded from 2017-12 Winter Newsletter Thank you for all your amazing support through out the year.  

Whose responsibility is it anyway? Responding to Homelessness

Homelessness is on the increase both nationally and on a local level. Increasingly we are seeing more people sleeping on the streets, but there are so many more hidden away. “How many people sleep rough each night? According to the latest figures, collected in the autumn of 2016 and published in January 2017, 4,134 people are estimated […]

Spring Newsletter 2017

Hi here is our latest Newsletter, if you would like to be added to our mailing list please drop us a line using the contact form 2017-02 – Spring Newsletter

We don’t want to be a party pooper………but

The guests have gone, time to put you feet up, catch up on that new book, put in the DVD, what will I do choices, choices. I’ll just pop in the kitchen and get myself a drink. The fridge is  full, what am I going to do with that left over food…. Quite often at […]

This was the only thing that I could give him last Christmas

Often we don’t hear of the difference we make But this is one lady’s story who contributed to the Foodbank last week “This time last year I came to the Foodbank in a desperate situation, I had been housed in temporary accommodation with my son and had very little. As well as the food parcel […]

Foodbank: Pot Noodles and Cup a Soup. Really?

There are many reasons that someone would ask for support from a Foodbank, and many people are only one or two significant life events away. In the Wellingborough & District Foodbank we provide an emergency supply of 3 days food, but there are a variety of packs required. Each pack is made up to accommodate […]