Our work

Foodbanks, Community Cafes and Childhood Hunger

The alliance currently supports the work of a number of Foodbanks, Community Cafés, School Holiday Clubs, Breakfast and After-School Clubs across Derbyshire.

Find a foodbank near you

Funding opportunities for Food Projects during COVID-19

Pathways out of Poverty

Derbyshire is also piloting the Feeding Britain 'Pathways out of Poverty project'.

Pathways out of Poverty

The Feeding Derbyshire Food Poverty Forum

The Food Poverty Forum provides an opportunity for those delivering food projects across the county to network, share experiences, gather information and receive valuable training. For details of the next meeting please follow the link below:

Food Poverty Forum January 2020

The Feeding Derbyshire Newsletter

We have recently relaunched the Feeding Derbyshire newsletter. 

Newsletter July 2020

Newsletter February 2020

Newsletter October 2019

The Feeding Derbyshire Symposium

In June 2019 we held the first Feeding Derbyshire Symposium to address the question 'Are we doing enough to address food insecurity in Derbyshire?'  To read the Feeding Derbyshire Symposium Report, please follow the link below.

Feeding Derbyshire Symposium Report

The Feeding Derbyshire Plan

We are currently reviewing the ‘Feeding Derbyshire Plan’ for 2020-2022.  The draft of the plan will be going out to consultation very soon, but we intend to focus on the following policy issues:

  • Childhood and holiday hunger
  • Hunger& isolation among older and more vulnerable people
  • Welfare reform
  • Access to affordable of food
  • Food surplus redistribution