News

Harvest is coming!!

Each year we are truly blessed with generosity of many schools and churches and organisations around Watford. In this Harvest season our storehouse gathers in a lot of food stocks and we are always grateful for the provisions. If you are one of these donators can we ask that you look through the list below to […]

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Underwear for over there…

The Watford and Three Rivers Refugee Partnership and other local agencies are joining with ‘Together 100’ to help Syrian refugees put out an appeal. And it’s pants. We mean, it’s for socks and pants! New ones! Please spread the word – it would make a serious difference to provide much-needed new underwear for those who have […]

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the downside of less carrier bags from supermarkets

In our eco friendly world we are all asked to recycle our plastic bags. the first question any cashier asks is” do you have your own bags?” I am certainly getting better at taking my own bags and not  caught with the extra cost of plastic bags… however there is a downside to this trend. […]

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There is always a first time…

Since first opening our doors in 2012 we have always been very well supplied with food from regular supporters. Every week commited donators give both their time and their money to finding out what food we are short of and then go out and buy those items to bring in to the warehouse. Local businesses and […]

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Tesco Collection

Thank you to everyone that volunteered at our Tesco collection last weekend. We had a fantastic response form the shoppers and the warehouse is now well stocked again. The total collection over just three days was 3500kg. Thank you to the very generous local community for your continued support of our work to provide emergency […]

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New central watford distribution centre opens

Collections of food parcels are now available from Wellspring Church Centre near the museum in the Lower High Street.  Our volunteers are there every weekday afternoon from 2pm to 4pm and can now offer tea and coffee in a relaxed environment while you wait for your food parcel. There is no food collections at the […]

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New distribution centre for Watford

! Attention ! Our Central distribution point is moving From 2nd May 2017 food will no longer be available from WCHT offices on Clarendon Road. WCHT Tenants will still need to collect their voucher from WCHT before coming down to the new distribution point for their food. New location will be Wellspring Church Centre, Wellspring […]

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stocks are low

Update from the warehouse. We are in urgent need of Tinned meat, mash potato. Other items we could do with as always,  are Long life Milk and juice, sugar, tinned fruit and puddings. We still have enough biscuits so for now no more are needed. Please don’t hesitate to ring the warehouse any morning if […]

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What fantastically generous people live in Watford

Christmas is a time for giving and the people of Watford have certainly been very generous with their donations to the food bank. Our Warehouse is now full from all your donations from local Churches, Schools, individuals, coffee groups, Tesco and Sainsburys collections and drop off points and local business’. We have been overwhelmed by your continued support […]

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Christmas opening hours

Warehouse and Distribution points will be open as usual except for the bank holidays over Christmas and New Year. Empire Way Warehouse will be closed Monday 26th Dec 2016 Tuesday 27th Dec 2016 and Monday 2nd Jan 2017   Watford Community Housing Trust  Clarendon Road Distribution point will be closed Monday 26th Dec 2016 Tuesday 27th […]

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