Winchester Basics Bank is now closed for the Christmas period and will re-open on Friday 30th December between 10:00 and 12:00. We will not be open on Monday 2nd January 2017. Normal opening times will recommence on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.
Winchester Basics Bank provides emergency food and clothes to individuals and families in need and aims to make appropriate resources available to the maximum number of people at their point of greatest need.
Winchester Basics Bank is a Christian project supported by local churches, caring organisations and Winchester City Council. We provide individuals and families in need with emergency food parcels of enough tinned and dried food for 5 days and good quality second hand clothes (men’s and women’s).
Statistics for period Jan – Dec 2016
clients used our service
local families helped
people received clothes
We are always grateful for donations. Currently we are low on the following items Tinned Fruit Spaghetti/spaghetti bolognese Ravioli Meat (Stew, casserole) Rice pudding/Custard Jars Jam Pasta sauce (Meat or Veg) Coffee (small jars) Bottles Fruit squash Cartons Fruit juice (long life) Milk (long life) full fat and semi-skimmed Toiletries etc Toilet roll Shampoo Shower […]