Statistics show 2,559 people visited Eastbourne Foodbank in September 2022.

1,643 adults

916 children

This is a 116% increase on the same period in the previous year (September 2021)

Eastbourne Foodbank says: “Each statistic is a life and someone living in poverty.

We believe large-scale foodbanks should not need to exist and everyone should be able to afford essentials, such as food and toiletries.”