Hope in the Community
Unit 19, Riverside 1 Sir Thomas Longley Rd, Medway City Estate, Rochester, ME2 4DP
ince launching in Dec 2011, Medway Foodbank has seen 2053 vouchers redeemed by needy clients, which represents 4027 Medway people being fed, 1372 of those being children. These households include low wage earners as well as those receiving or awaiting welfare benefits. Agencies who issue the vouchers, such as Citizen Advice Bureau, Social Service teams, Healthcare professionals, Childrens Centres and Schools, regularly report how relieved their clients are to receive food help while they deal with the underlying difficulties.