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Community Food

Free Food


Foothills Community Care Inc.

Community Meals

A delicious home-cooked main meal is served along with a fresh dessert. We also have fresh produce available to give away courtesy of our friends at Second Bite.

Monday Night

Upwey Baptist Community Church: Cnr Darling Ave & Burwood Hwy, Upwey

Wed Night

Ferntree Gully Girl Guides Hall: Underwood Road, Ferntree Gully (next to train station)

Dandenong Ranges Emergency Relief Service (DRERS)


DRERS provide emergency relief to people in need of support in the south-west of the Yarra Ranges Council. You do not need to be on Centrelink benefits to receive their assistance. The service is confidential and non-judgemental. DRESR offer help to all people, regardless of race, religion or belief. We are supported by various local churches, linked in to the Foodbank and accept donations from kind ♥ individuals.



Belgrave Community Hub

1616-1624 Burwood Hwy

Belgrave  VIC  3160
(03) 9754 7777

DRERS is a non-profit Christian charitable organisation

Mi Place

At Mi Place we provide free support and friendship to individuals and families in the Hills and beyond. Feel free to drop in and have a quiet seat on our couch, or connect up with others, have a cup of tea, coffee or chocolate, or join us for puzzles and games.There is a hot shower with towels provided.

You can find Mi Place at the Tin Shed in front of the Belgrave Library

1623 Burwood Highway
Belgrave  VIC 3160


Food is Free Tecoma

The FIFT Coolgardie Safe is well used on a daily basis by the community. Leave what you can, take what you need, with love.

FIFT Coolgardie Safe is open 24/7

Chruch verandah

Tecoma Uniting Church
1566 Burwood Hwy
Tecoma  VIC  3160

Food is Free Tecoma (FIFT) is an ongoing project that The Hills Food Frontier maintain in partnership with Tecoma Uniting Church.





Connecting local people in Upwey through free soup.

Friday 3pm – early evening, weather permitting

Main Street (next to Bendigo Bank)
Upwey  VIC  3158

Hope on Fridays

We offer free bread, fresh fruit, vegetables, grocery items, breakfast and a cuppa.

Friday mornings 8.30 – 9.30am all year round.

Hope in the Hills

3 Clifford Grove

Tecoma VIC  3160

ph 9754 6809

Hope on Fridays is run by Hope in the Hills Christian Church.

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