With Christmas right around the corner, the season of giving is almost upon us - so why not look into donating to your local food bank? Here is what food banks urgently need this winter.
Prior to donating, you should check with your local food bank to see if there are any specific items they they’re in need of. You can find your nearest food bank using this locator on the Trussell Trust website.
Tea, coffee and fruit juice are all listed as items that would be found in a typical food parcel Photo: Drinks
Deodorant, toilet paper, shower gel, shaving gel, shampoo, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste and hand wipes are welcomed supplies Photo: Toiletries
7. Household items
Such as laundry liquid detergent, laundry powder and washing up liquid Photo: Household items
8. Period products
Including sanitary towels and tampons Photo: Period products