Ormskirk & Skelmersdale Foodbanks

Food banks provide three days of nutritionally balanced emergency food and support to people in crisis in West Lancashire who are referred to them.

They are part of a nationwide network of food banks, supported by the Trussell Trust, working to combat poverty and hunger across the UK.

If you would like to support the food banks, donations are gratefully accepted at the Ministry Centre. Recommendations include:

Long Life milk, biscuits, instant mash potatoes, small bags of coffee, tea bags, rice pudding, custard, sponge puddings, tinned items including fish, carrots, fruit, meat and meatballs. Toiletries, feminine hygiene and baby nappies. Thank you in advance for your generosity.

Please call the church office on 01695 424530 before arriving.

For more information on how you can help, or be helped:

West Lancashire Debt Advice (WLDA)

Members of our church are part of WLDA, which offers free, confidential face-to-face advice to anyone seeking help to manage debt.

For more information about how you can help or be helped, email: or 07731 482120.

Mission Partners

We are engaged in active support and engagement with mission partners, within and beyond the diocese, including Pam Sephton and Andrew Gordon working at Asian Hope International School, Cambodia and supporting building improvements at the Children’s Village and School in Uganda.