The Lalley Centre currently hosts a COVID safe weekly food pantry on a Wednesday, to access our pantry you need to book a time slot, please contact us on 0161 205 2754 to book a slot.
Your first visit is free, if you’re on benefits or low income it cost £1 for every week you attend. If you’re waiting for your Universal Credit, have been sanctioned or have No Recourse to Public funds there is no charge.
After your initial attendance at our food pantry, to continue to use our food pantry, you need to complete the membership form. Membership signups are on Fridays between 10am and 11.30, during COVID all sign ups must be by appointment only.
What we need to see to complete your membership:
Proof of how many adults and children are in the household
Proof of income or No Recourse to public funds
A letter from school worker or social services will count as proof if this information is covered
Wellbeing We offer wellbeing session via the allotment – please see our allotment page
“The Lalley Centre is my base, I know when life is hard, the support from the Lalley Centre will keep me stable.”
“I would just like to express my/our gratitude to all your staff at the Lalley Centre who have gone above and beyond over the last few months, I have been using the Lalley Centre for many years for our most vulnerable clients in North Manchester. But during the recent very testing times the Lalley Centre has gone above and beyond always happy to help at short notice and not have the barriers that other services may have when looking for assistance “
The Lalley Centre is looking for volunteers to help with everyday tasks. Volunteers can assist with administrative tasks and with the running of the food bank. For volunteering opportunities and information please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 0161 817 2250
The Caritas Lalley Centre
St Malachy’s school basement
0161 205 2754
Lalley openning times:
10am – 4pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Last appointment will be made at 3pm
*During COVID appointments need to be booked in advance to ensure that social distancing is adhered to.