Local, Social and Cost of Living
Please see the cost of living poster for details of how to get support around cost of living concerns for those living in Sutton.
Money, Benefits & Debt
Sutton Foodbank – to get an emergency food parcel you will need a food voucher from an agency (see contact details for Welfare benefits advice team and Citizens Advice Sutton)
Information about food bank locations and opening times can be found at www.sutton.foodbank.org.uk/locations
The Community Foodshop in the St Nicholas Centre, Sutton, can help with getting 15-20 items of food for just £3 pw. Register at www.suttoncommunityworks.org/community-foodshop/foodshop-registration
The Community Foodshop is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00-12:00 (ground floor between Sean Hanna and Deichmann).
The can also be contacted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Parents & Families
Family information service – information, advice and guidance on childcare, early education, activities and services for children and young people 0-19 (or 25 with additional needs)
For school uniform enquiries visit www.sutton.gov.uk/support > parents and families > clothes > school uniform bank > please submit request link
For free school meals – to check eligibility or apply visit www.sutton.gov.uk/-/apply-for-free-school-meals
Together for Sutton
If you need help or support with multiple issues we advise you to contact as detailed below
Call: 020 8254 2616 (Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00)
Thinking Works – help with crisis fuel vouchers, free home energy assessment, funds and grants, emergency repairs – call 0800 118 2327 or online at www.thinkingworks.co.uk or by email to email@example.com
Encompass – can help with homelessness prevention and support
Find your Warm Spaces in Wallington this winter. See the poster below for more information.