Help with food

 Our Community

If you are ill, struggling or self-isolating, unable to get out and need food, meals, support or prescriptions, see below:

In addition to local takeaways, some local businesses are offering delivery or collection services and many have now reopened with social distancing measures in place. See the Latest Updates page for an up to date list of local businesses and their current opening hours.

These arrangements may change at short notice. They will tell you how to pay. These are only some of those available – share details of others you know about with friends or family.

 Food and meal deliveries: 

  • Ugly Duckling – delivery of cold roast plus pudding Mon/Wed/Fri £10 inc delivery – 01626 437343
  • Mei Lai – online and phone orders only. Delivery and collection. For collection must wait in car and food will be put on bonnet or roof 01626 862226
  • Strand Community Centre – Meal delivery for elderly and vulnerable Tel: 01626 889038
  • Geralds – free local delivery to elderly and in need 01626 862090
  • Poppadums Health Food – free deliveries – 01626 863128 or 07468 478974
  • Ryder’s Bakery – order online https://rydersbakery.co.uk/01626 889395
  • Jens Sweet Shop – Free delivery during lockdown 01626 259239 www.thepuzzledsweetshop.co.uk
  • Methodist Church Wednesday and Sunday – takeaway meals/home delivery – 07770 882 047
  • Lloyd Maunder butchers – local delivery or call and collect 01626 863150

If you are in crisis and a genuine financial need for food:

  • ROC Dawlish in conjunction with HITS are operating a temporary foodbank – call 07729 998334
    Deliveries will be arranged without any personal contact. 

If you are ill, struggling or self-isolating and need small emergency food supplies (milk, bread, soup)

  • with no other friends or family or neighbours able to help you or there are no other options for a delivery service then call: 01626 867386 or 07584 052 306. A volunteer may be able to do a doorstep delivery.

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Ring Dawlish Town Council on: 01626 863388 (10am to 1pm Mon-Fri) who can take payments over the phone.