Behind the scenes – online shop!

Have you ever wondered what it takes to keep our online shop running? Set up in March 2021 to keep up with changing consumer trends, the online shop is open 24/7 giving you the opportunity to shop from the comfort of your sofa. Here’s a look behind the scenes. Seen … Read more

Home Comforts Online Shop

New Collection January 2022 All change! Out are the Christmas roomsets and in is the New Year 2022 collection. Shop the online collection now. By shopping online with Instant Neighbour you are; Supporting us as a local charity enabling us to help the community here in Aberdeen through our food … Read more

Supporting the Local Community – AB24

Happy New Year from all of us at Instant Neighbour! We hope that you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year and managed to stay safe and healthy. We opened our doors for 2022 at our St Machar Drive HQ on the 5th of January and are full of … Read more

Festive Opening Hours – Instant Neighbour

Instant Neighbour has confirmed its festive opening hours for its shops and food bank. The online shop can be accessed 24/7 for click and collection on the 29th of December and deliveries recommencing on the 5th of January.

Advent Calendar 2021

“And now for something completely different…” This year not content with launching our online shop, we thought we’d produce an Advent Calendar to help our customers get themselves ready for Christmas. With gatherings currently allowed, we know that people might be looking for last-minute beds, or a new larger dining … Read more

NHV Helicopter Base in Aberdeen is supporting ‘The Giving Tree’ Christmas Campaign run by Instant Neighbour for the second year running. Instant Neighbour believes that no child should be without a gift at Christmas and ‘The Giving Tree’ appeal continues to be supported by many local businesses as well as … Read more

Fundraise for Instant Neighbour this Christmas

This guide will offer you some suggestions on activities that you can do whether you are young or not so young, by yourself or with family, friends or colleagues. Your donations will support our food bank by supplying food parcels to those most in need, as well as our Christmas Giving Tree making sure no child goes without a gift this festive period.

Aberdeen charity awarded £154,620 through multi-year funding programme

Aberdeen charity Instant Neighbour has received a grant award of £154,620 from Bank of Scotland Foundation’s multi-year Invest programme, which will support the salary of its full-time Community Connector for five years. They are one of eleven Scottish charities to share £1,446,155 over a period of 3-5 years. Due to the … Read more

Food bank volunteers

Community Champion

So nice to be able to welcome Community Champion Jan from Asda Middleton Park . Due to the pandemic, it has been a while since Jan has been able to pop in to see us and we were delighted to receive a donation of much needed breakfast cereals!Thank you so much !!!

Food bank - bags of food

A big thank you!

Huge thanks once again to the staff ,children and parents at Milltimber Primary School ! Yesterday we were very fortunate indeed to be able to collect a whopping 292kg of items for our Foodbank! We hope that you all enjoy your summer holidays.

Milk donation

Thanks to Face Donate

For a long time we have been trying to provide milk with each food parcel. Having access to milk, UHT or fresh, adds a little extra to a parcel and offers beneficiaries the chance to have a bowl of cereal, a nourishing drink or even just a nice relaxing cuppa. … Read more