Peterborough charity supporting rough sleepers appeals for food support

A charity in Peterborough which is supporting the city’s rough sleepers has made an appeal for food donations after stating that its supplies are “under intense pressure”.

Thursday, 6th May 2021, 4:58 am

The Garden House in the Cathedral Precincts, which offers support and shelter for homeless people in Peterborough, and has played a leading role during the coronavirus pandemic, posted on Facebook: “Once again our food cupboards are under intense pressure.

“If you would like to help fill our shelves please telephone the Garden House on 01733-560031 and James can tell you what we most need.

“But for starters; biscuits, cereal bars, crisps, pot noodles, milk and sugar are all in very short supply.

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The Garden House in the Cathedral Precincts

“This is street food that can be given to a Rough Sleeper coming to see us for help where there are no cooking facilities available to them.”