Food and clothes donations from the Red Cross

Call 28 36 70

The Faroe Islands Red Cross offers clothes and food items to families and individuals with financial difficulties, for example, single-parent households, low-income households, students, families or individuals impacted by job-loss, illness or social issues.  The service is completely free of charge and anonymous.

The clothes donations service, in Faroese Klædnahjálpin, started in 2013. It offers quality second-hand clothes and shoes from our sorting facilities. The items are clean and in good condition.

In 2020, food donations, in Faroese Mathjálpin, were added to the clothes service. The food consists mainly of frozen meat and fish, and dry food items like pasta and cereal.

Everyone in need of clothes or food donations are welcome to contact the Food and Clothes service by calling or texting 28 36 70. Alternatively, contact the Red Cross main office at