Emergency food

If you (or someone elderly/vulnerable you know) are self-isolating and have no means of getting food, we can deliver an emergency food parcel to you.

To request a delivery call 0300 30 30 125 and leave your name and telephone number only. One of the team will call you back.

Due to the Corona virus outbreak and lock-down, please note that our face to face services are now closed. Click here for up to date service information.

You can call our Adviceline on 0300 330 9037

Email us at [email protected]


Covid-19 and loan sharks

Coronavirus will mean financial pressure for many people. Don't be tempted to borrow from loan sharks.


Author: Sharon Graham

Covid-19. Cherwell local response

We had a fantastic response to our appeal for volunteer drivers to help deliver food parcels locally. Over 210 people signed up.


Author: Sharon Graham

What to do if you are a victim of hate crime

No place for hate


Author: Sharon Graham

Our Impact


people helped in 2019/20 


separate Cherwell & South Northants cases we advised on in 2019/20


separate issues Cherwell & South Northants people had in 2019/20



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    A recent survey by Citizens Advice in Banbury showed that finding suitable private rental properties locally is a challenge for many people, especially those on benefits who struggle to find property that they can afford. Even more disturbing was the finding that many are now refused private rental because they are on Universal Credit even if they are in work and can afford the rent. Read more