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Somer Valley Foodbank – Data August 2018

5th September 2018

Vouchers Report

Vouchers

Number of vouchers fulfilled 89 (July 68 )
Adults fed 144 (July 109)
Children fed 171 (July 107)
Total fed 315 (July 216)

 

(Since 01 January 2018 the Foodbank has fulfilled 439 vouchers and fed 710 Adults and 664 Children – Total of 1374 Fed)

 

Vouchers by Ward

Top 4 Vouchers Adults Children Total
Radstock 15 20 31 51
Westfield 14 21 22 43
Midsomer Norton Redfield 11 22 27 49
Paulton 11 19 10 29

 

(Since 01 January 2018 the following are the top 6 wards for vouchers fulfilled – Radstock, MSN Redfield, Paulton, Peasedown St John, Westfield and MSN North)

 

Crisis Type

The following are the reasons for the crises shown on vouchers during August 2018

 

Crisis Total People Affected
Child Holiday Meals 125
Low Income 90
Benefit Delay 23
Other 21

 

(Since 01 January 2018 the main reason for the issue of vouchers and the amount of people affected are Low Income 437, Benefit Delays 222, Child Holiday Meals 168, Debt 159, Benefit Change 136 and Other 120)

 

Referral Agencies Report

Referral Agencies Statistics

The following agencies have issued the most vouchers during August 2018

 

DHL Online 15
Welfare Support Team – Banes 15
Longvernal Primary School 7
Paulton Infants School 7
Bath Probation Services 6

 

(Since 01 January 2018 the Agencies who have issued the most vouchers are DHL Online, Welfare Support Team Banes, Bath Probation Service, CAB, Somer Valley West Team – Health Visitors, and Radstock Children’s Centre)

 

Stock Donors and Stock in Report

Food Donation

We have received a total of 1029 kilos of food during August 2018

Normal 440.8KG

Supermarkets

Tesco – 505.1KG

Sainsbury’s – 48.6KG

Radco Co-op– 34.5KG

 

588.2KG

 

A total of 23 churches/individuals/organisations have donated food to the Food bank during August 2018.

 

(Since the Food bank started to collect food in our Warehouse a total of 70,619.01 kilos of food has been collected)

 

Current Warehouse Stock  3007.56 kgs

 

Stock Distributions Report

Distribution Centres

The following shows the quantity of food distributed during August 2018.

 

Distributor Weight Kg
Peasedown St John Methodist 732.0
Radstock St Nicholas Tea Rooms 645.4
Midsomer Norton Salvation Army 487.7
Paulton Methodist 206.2
Damaged/Out of Date 27.4
Total 2098.7

 

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