Community food services

Find local food services, emergency support, affordable food, warm spaces, food growing initiatives and events to take part in

Weekly food support and activities

Click the image below for PDF version

food support leaflet. Text version available. Link is on the page
further info on affordable food in islington, see text version for full details

Use our specially created map to search by postcode for local food services.

Map of Islington Food Banks

You can also find Islington Council’s Directory of local food services and support online

Emergency Support

 

If you are an Islington resident looking to find community food services or support

Please ring the Manor Gardens Welfare Trust Assistance line on:

07538 562128

or email us

Lines are open Monday – Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Alternatively, you can ring We Are Islington on:

020 7527 8222
or minicom on 020 7527 1900.

Lines are open every day, including weekends, from 9am to 5pm.

Food growing

 

Find out more about Octopus Communities’ urban food growing project at https://www.octopuscommunities.org.uk/our-programmes/urban-growing/

Events

 

Islington Food Partnership meetup

Islington Food Partnership meetup

Join us for a chance to look back at the past year, discuss challenges, successes and set our priorities (+ share some food!)

Black Urban Gardener Program

Black Urban Gardener Program

Do you want to learn how to grow Afro-Caribbean food? Interested in being part of a local growing group? Come along for an info session 12th March

Campaigns Workshop

Campaigns Workshop

Want to take action on the cost of living, food insecurity, or the climate emergency?

Join us for a free introductory workshop on campaigning and a chance to meet like-minded people!
Friday 1st December 11:30 – 1:30 (+lunch served after)
Elizabeth House Community Centre

If you are an Islington resident looking to find community food services or support

Please ring the Manor Gardens Welfare Trust Assistance line on:

07538 562128

or email us

Lines are open Monday – Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Anything else? Get in touch!

In case you have any questions or want to join the partnership please don't hesitate to get in touch with us

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