Local Support Groups

Local Charities

Hale Community Centre including Hale Community Fridge and Cupboard - No referrals needed, no questions asked just come and help yourself this will help reduce food waste, open 10 until 12 Monday to Friday - halecommunitycentre@gmail.com

Farnham Foodbank – can help with food, www.farnham.foodbank.org.uk or 07901 581539

Wrap up Farnham – Need a winter coat they can help - www.farnhammaltings.com/artsandhealth/wrap-up-farnham

Contact via the maltings 01252 745444

Farnham Frontline Money Advise – if you are in financial crisis they can help 01252 560 752, or you can call 0808 2082138 for free (open Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm) and via www.farnhammoneyadvice.org

Farnham Coronavirus Support Fund – can provided up to £300 to Farnham residents to assist with urgent essentials -


or The Farnham Coronavirus Support Fund, c/o Farnham Town Council, South Street, Farnham, GU9 7RN

Samaritans – call free on 116 123 (24 hours a day 365 days a year)

The Dempster Trust – one off grants for people living in Farnham www.thedempstertrust.org.uk

or 07768 148039

Bishop Sumner Educational Foundation - Grants are available to young people aged under 24 for items and activities such as textbooks, musical instruments or lessons, educational visits and sport https://badshotleaandhale.org/?s=bishop+sumner

Hale Cottage Trust - assists residents of the Parish of Badshot Lea and Hale with medical prescriptions, fuel and necessities - https://badshotleaandhale.org/?s=hale+cottage

Farnham Job Bank - help and guidance on job hunting and CVs - 07815 925563 or email alanwyle@gmail.com

Hygiene bank - www. thbfarnham@gmail.com

Farnham Assist - Organises social activities for older people such as Knit ‘n’ Natter, Pie and Pint pub lunches and coffee mornings. www.farnham-assist.org.uk

Care Farnham - A voluntary organisation which drives people in transport need to their medical appointments.


or 01252 71 66 55 (7 days a week from 9.30am to 3.00pm)

Brightwells Community Meal Service - Supporting those who need help to ensure that they regularly have a fresh, nutritionally balanced, cooked meal, delivered hot and ready to eat. Dietary requirements catered for and no referrals needed.

https://www.brightwellsgostrey.org/community-meal-service or 01252 727280.

Hale Community Garden Club - Drop in garden Sessions at the Hale Community Centre Tuesday afternoon between 1pm and 3pm - For more info: Tel 01252 722362 (please leave a message on the answer phone and we will get back to you)

Hale Youth Centre next door to Hale Community Centre - 130 Upper Hale Road -

  • Wednesday 7 - 9 pm Youth Club for 11 - 19 year olds - free including events and food

  • Friday 3:30 - 5:30pm Youth Club for 11 - 14 year olds - free including events and food

  • Friday 3:30 - 5:30pm boys Night in for boys 14 - 19 year olds - free including events and food

Stay and Play Toddler Group at the Family Centre in Hale - Wednesday's 10am to 11L30am Term time only - free of charge

Hedgehogs – helping local people in need -


Farnham Lions – helping the local community - www.farnhamlions.org.uk

Farnham Round Table – helping the raise funds for local charities - www.farnhamroundtable.org.uk