We are pleased to announce that as part of our Covid19 Community Response we have partnered with Lochaber Foodbank. Sunart Helping Hands is now authorised to distribute food parcels to those in need across our peninsulas i.e. Strontian , Morvern, Ardgour, West Ardnamurchan and Acharacle.
This means that the Morvern Support Service (for those unable to collect) can also organise onward delivery from Strontian to Morvern.
For anyone in need please note in order to have your request for helped logged (we cannot deliver without this.) please call either
- Duty Social Work Number 01397 709873
- the Citizens Advice Bureau 01397 705 311
Once the foodbank receives their call Sunart Helping Hands will organise and if necessary coordinate a delivery as soon as possible.
Each box is mainly long life or tinned products, and biscuits and is for one person for about a few days.
Food Donations to Lochaber foodbank can be taken to the store.
opens Monday Wednesday and Friday 12-2pm, unit 4 Gigh street Fort William
Food donations need to be long life items such as tins, uht milk etc they also accept pet food and toiletries.
Online Donations cannot currently be accepted.
Donations made to the Trussell Trust which is a national foodbank organisation are not directed to Lochaber, but to the wider network of Foodbanks nationally.