Food Banks

Prepare Pacific Resources Food Banks
Auckland Wide

Auckland Council
Aucklanders unable to afford groceries or in self–isolation with no access to other support networks can call 0800 22 22 96 between 7am and 7pm, seven days a week. Callers must meet government criteria for assistance.

Salvation Army
0800 53 00 00
Text your name and postcode to 4114 and a rep. will contact you within 48 hours.

Presbyterian Support Northern
09 309 2054
Collections between 11am – 12pm, Monday to Friday from 8 Madeira Lane, Grafton. No walk-ins.

Auckland City Mission
09 303 9200 | Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 3.00pm

West Auckland

Generation Ignite
[email protected]
Drive-through foodbank at 1pm on Fridays at the New Lynn Community Centre, 45 Totara Ave.
Operating until 3pm or until parcels run out.

Hope Centre Foodbank
021 080 48436 | [email protected] | 44H, Unit 4 Portage Road, New Lynn

Care Waitākere (Te Atatū only)
[email protected] | (09) 834 6480 | 021 113 3355
Pickup food parcels on Thursdays
Available for those in need who are ineligible for WINZ food grants

Village Community Trust
021 259 8276
Delivering food parcels Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Central Auckland

Ōrākei Foodbank
Call 09 521 5712 and leave message on voicemail with details of how many in family etc. Parcels are only delivered on Tuesdays and Fridays to Ōrākei, Kohimārama and Mission Bay.

Hills Church
[email protected]
Hillsborough Rd

St Vincent De Paul
Call 09 815 6122 or email [email protected] and they can deliver a food parcel.

South Auckland

Auckland Council
Aucklanders unable to afford groceries or in self–isolation with no access to other support networks can call 0800 22 22 96 between 7am and 7pm, seven days a week. Callers must meet government criteria for assistance.

Salvation Army Manukau
Collections only. Mon - Fri 10 - 12pm & 1 - 3pm, 16b Bakerfield Place, Manukau, 2104, Ph 09 262 2332 or [email protected]. Contact: Andrew & Maree O’Brien or 0800 53 00 00.

Otara Health – CRT (COVID Response Team)
Click here to fill out our form Open Mon–Fri, 10am–2pm. Otara families unable to afford groceries or in self–isolation with no access to other support networks and have no transport to get food supplies. Or if you’re a family that just needs help.

Message Otara Health Facebook page or email:
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
or call ph 09 274 8355

CBNZ Covid-19 Response Team (The Community Builders NZ Trust)
Complete our form if you are needing assistance: https://form.jotform.com/201027853369053

* Providing support to Otara & Hills Road Senior court residents unable to afford groceries or in self–isolation with no access to other support networks and have no transport to get food supplies. We may be able to support other seniors requiring support in Otara so please get in touch to check.

* If you live on any of the following streets and require urgent support with a food care package please contact your dedicated street leader. Alternatively send a PM via thecommunitybuildersnz or email: [email protected] to get connected to your neighbour lead. Streets include:

  • Aldo Place
  • Clayton Ave
  • Cooper Cres
  • Cordoba Court
  • Eileen Lane
  • Gaye Cres
  • Garrett Place
  • Parker Cres
  • Upper Flat Bush Road
  • Velvet Cres
  • Vilma Place
  • Waipapa Cres

Contact www.patakai.co.nz or [email protected]

Message The Community Builders NZ Trust
Website: https://www.communitybuildersnz.org/
FB: www.facebook.com/thecommunitybuildersnz
Email: [email protected]

Papakura Marae
Open Mon–Fri 10am–2.30pm, 09 297 2036. Please phone to request a food parcel, someone will ring you back to do a phone interview, then food will be delivered. Only deliveries to Papakura and Manurewa areas currently.

United We Stand, Waka of Caring Drop-in Centre
2 Mcannelly Street, Manurewa

Rawiri Community House
09 263 8202 | [email protected]
Rawiri Community House Also providing housing support.

The Pride Project Aotearoa HQ (Manurewa only)
Ph 027 237 8756 Are you a single parent, elderly, have underlying health conditions or experience financial hardship? If yes, complete the form: https://form.jotform.com/200917231388859.

Age Concern (Elderly only)
Food parcels and assistance with shopping. Counties Manukau – 09 279 4331

Ngā Whare Waatea Marae, Favona
Open Mon–Fri, 10am–2pm. Head to the Marae at 31 Calthorp Close, Māngere with ID. Wait in car and staff will get to each person one at a time, asking relevant questions as needed. Ph: 0800 866 862.

South Auckland Christian Foodbank, Papatoetoe

Contact Ian 0508 CHANGE LIVES / (0508 242 643) / 027 477 1092 / [email protected]

Takanini Sikh Gurudwara
Collections only. Mon–Fri, 4pm–6pm. 70 Takanini School Rd, Takanini. All people welcome. Drive in entry Gate 1 and open your boot. Do not leave your car. Drive out through exit gate 2 once boot has been loaded. No need to phone just show up at the time above follow guides by volunteers.

Foodbank.co.nz
HOW TO APPLY FOR FOOD ASSISTANCE:
If you are in need of a food parcel please visit our DIRECTORY to contact a local foodbank in your area. CALL them to make an application for emergency food assistance. DO NOT just turn up at the foodbank. This puts everyone at RISK!