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About us

Sufra NW London addresses both the causes and consequences of extreme poverty, homelessness and social isolation in the community. Our emergency interventions and innovative courses provide a life-line to people in crisis – empowering them to improve their wellbeing, learn new skills, find work and become financially stable.

Refugee Support


Welfare Advice Service


Food Bank


St. Raphael’s Edible Garden

St. Raphael’s



Our Food Bank, Community Kitchen and other services are only possible thanks to the generous donations we receive from individuals, local organisations and businesses. With your support, we can ensure that no one in our community goes hungry.

Our Guests


From the moment our guests access the Food Book and speak with our volunteers, our aim is to provide them with all the support they need to transition from crisis and desperation to independence, wellbeing and re-integration in the community.

Get help


Can’t afford to buy food? We can provide you and your family with emergency food and toiletries, as well as ongoing support and advice.

Directory of Local Services


We have put together a comprehensive Directory of Local Services that provide specialist assistance for people struggling with a wide range of issues.


Food Bank is open Tuesdays and Thursdays (11am – 3pm).

Get involved

If you are passionate about helping people overcome poverty and isolation, there are many ways you can support our work – such as by volunteering, donating essential supplies, referring clients, fundraising or even connecting with us on social media.



Food Donations


Corporate Partnerships




News and Events

St. Raphael’s Edible Garden Impact Report 2021: An Oasis of Social Inclusion, Organic Food and Environmental Sustainability

As detailed in this comprehensive impact report by Sufra NW London, St. Raphael’s Edible Garden is a flagship

Christmas Advent Giving Calendar 

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Summer Sufra Style: A Look Back at Our 2021 Summer Activities

As always everyone in the Sufra family has been working hard to support our community this summer. We

Remembering Farah Lungay: A Life of Joy and Compassion

Farah Lungay, Deputy Director, 1981-2021 It is with great sadness that we make this announcement. On Friday 20th

Guest Photo Essay: St Raph’s Edible Garden Brent’s Allotment  

One grey afternoon during our summer break, I was invited to see the work and produce of St

Structural Inequalities and Food Aid – Report

In May 2021, the Independent Food Aid Network (IFAN), Feeding Britain, the University of York, and the Living

Stop the Cut to Universal Credit – Act Now! 

During the Pandemic, the universal credit uplift of £20 a week provided a lifeline to countless people who

Food Justice for Brent: Sign the Petition  

Get Up, Stand Up… Stand Up for Your Rights!  Of all the Human Rights that governments across the world have