It is a sad fact that many people in the UK increasingly find themselves relying on food banks. Aberdeen, despite its wealth and status as the Oil Capital of Europe, is no exception.
Instant Neighbour has provided emergency food parcels to individuals in serious need for over twenty years. Whenever someone requests a food parcel, they carry out a brief, informal assessment of their needs – what has brought them to Instant Neighbour; why do they need a parcel? – and provide a food parcel containing tinned and non-perishable food to last several meals.