Refugee Community Kitchen

Where is it?

Calais, Dunkirk

Nearest airport

Calais and Dunkirk can be best reached by coach to the respective locations.

About the project

Refugee Community Kitchen serves hot, nourishing meals to displaced people in the UK & abroad. Entirely volunteer-run and donation-based, they are committed to serving wholesome food with dignity and respect to people in need.

What will I be doing?

You will help preparing between 1500 and 2500 hot and healthy meals every day.

What impact would I have?

You will be making a big difference to the health and wellbeing of thousands of displaced and homeless people around Calais and Dunkirk.

Who would I be working with?

Other volunteers from all over the world.

Minimum Age

At RCK you can volunteer from 16 years onwards with a responsible adult/ guardian and you will not be able to join distributions until you’re 18 years of age.

Minimum time

No minimum time.


Initially ( 1st month ) you will need to be self-sufficient and find your own accommodation. If you are deciding to stay longer they will look at accommodating you if they have the space.

Extra Costs

No extra costs.