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Food Havens & Warm Spaces - City of London

Food Havens

St Luke’s Community Centre 

If you need help with food costs, are on a low income or struggling with money and are a resident of Golden Lane Estate or the area around this estate you can make use of St Luke’s Community Centre food programmes. Includes a Food Hub and Food Co-op, providing food top-ups and other essentials. You need to be a member of St.Luke's Community Centre. Check map for membership eligibility.

City Advice

If you live in the City of London and are struggling with food costs, contact City Advice for practical help and support, or call 020 7392 2919.

London Borough of Hackney

For other residents of City of London, there is food support available in neighbouring Hackney.


Warm Spaces


City of London community lending libraries provide a warm welcome to all.

You can read a book, paper, or magazine, and look at their exhibitions. You will find all sorts of information and computer terminals for public use and Wifi, as well as support with form filling and basic IT skills.

For library opening times and location details click on these links:

Barbican Library

Artizan Street Library and Community Centre

Shoe Lane Library