The Feeding Birkenhead organisation are also involved in Number 7, a not for profit Citizens Supermarket, Cafe & Advice Hub.
Its aim is to help low-income people whose circumstances may be pushing them towards food poverty. The citizens supermarket is stocked with surplus stock from bigger retailers we aim to be at least a third cheaper and in most case’s even more and is membership based only.
Membership gains you access to the supermarket and 50% off in the cafe before 11:30am every day. To gain membership the following criteria needs to be met:
- Single person household to have an income of less than £1066 per month
- Couples / family household to have an income of less than £1666 per month.
If you meet the criteria please come along to our membership day on Saturday each week, with:
- Proof of ID (passport, driving license, birth certificate, bank card & bus passes excepted)
- Proof of all income for the household (wage slips, benefit entitlement letters, bank statements etc)
On the day, membership will be completed in full as long as all evidence is provided, and a membership card will be issued.