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  • Food provisions/warm spaces across Glenrothes during winter 2022/23

    Created: 08/12/2022, Updated: 11/01/2023


    Carea Community Hub (50th Woodside scout hall, Balbirnie Road, Glenrothes, KY7 5ED)

    Low-Cost Hot Meals every Saturday 12:00 - 14:00. School holidays: Monday Tuesday 12:00 - 14:00. Pantry items available.

    The Hub is offering FREE winter coats - come along to the Hub to collect one.

    Colly Café (Collydean Community Centre, 89th North Glen Scout Group, Torphins Ave, Glenrothes, KY7 6UL)

    School Holiday food and lunches

    Opening hours: Monday to Friday

    Collydean Community Centre, 89th North Glen Scout Group (Torphins Ave, Glenrothes, KY7 6UL)

    Food Parcels/breakfast club. Emergency food parcels, referrals to the Glenrothes Food bank, phone top ups and small welfare payments to people with the North Glenrothes area. Family breakfast club Wednesdays and Fridays 08:00 - 08:45, with a view to running this every week day if we have enough interest. There is no cost and the whole family are invited. Only children Primary 5 and up can attend alone.

    Opening hours: 09:00 - 15:00, Monday – Friday, Saturday 10:00 - 12:00

    Donation if it can be afforded.

    Glenrothes Area Residents Federation (GARF) (4 Marchmont Gate, Kingdom Centre, Glenrothes, KY7 5NB)

    GARF run a food pantry and provide hot coffee, tea, and soup.

    Opening hours: Open weekdays 10:00 - 13:00, often open longer hours to accommodate the public.


    Glenrothes Community Sports & Health Hub (Glenrothes Cricket Club, Pitcoudie Ave, Glenrothes, KY7 6RB)

    Surplus food and pop-up community larder.

    Opening hours: 14:00 - 16:00 on Wednesdays and 17:00 - 18:00 on Fridays

    Glenrothes Food Bank (Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, KY6 2AQ)

    Glenrothes foodbank provides 3-day and 7-day food parcels, fuel vouchers, clothes homeware items and café. We work on a referral service.

    Opening hours: Monday, and Friday 12:00 - 15:00, Tuesday 11:00 - 13:00, & Wednesday 13:00 - 17:00
    E: [email protected]
    T: 01592 631088

    Glenrothes Foodbank at Auchmuty (107 Alexander Road, Glenrothes, KY7 4DZ)

    Auchmuty Foodbank offers 7 days of food on a referral basis.

    Opening hours: Saturday 10:00 - 12:00
    E: [email protected]
    T: 01592 631088

    Leslie Baptist Church (48 North St, Leslie, Glenrothes, KY6 3DJ)
     School Holiday Food
    Leslie Baptist Church provides lunch bags each Monday of the school holidays with food items for families to make their own lunches. These will be delivered between 11:00 and 12:00 on Monday mornings. We have emergency food bags from Glenrothes Foodbank which are available on Sundays between 10:00 and 11:00. We will also signpost families to other support agencies where appropriate.

    Opening hours: Mondays during school holidays

    E: [email protected]

    Leslie Community Pantry (Quarry Park Pavilion, Back Braes, Leslie, KY6 3EZ) 

    Food resilience to families in need.  There is no referral required to attend the pantry - anyone within Leslie and surrounding area are able to utilise the service but it is asked that it is not used more than once a week.

    Opening hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00 - 15:00, Friday 10:00 - 13:00
    E: [email protected]
    T: 07730 789255

    Peace N Jam (St. Luke's Scottish Episcopal Church, Glenrothes, KY7 4BL)

    Community Fridge/Larder/Pantry
    Opening hours: 12:00 - 14:30 on Tuesdays and 10:00 - 13:30 on Thursdays. Festive opening times.

    E:[email protected]
    T: 01592 754206


    Fife-Wide food provisions:

    Café Inc is a free lunch club for children, young people and families durin the school holidays. It provides a free, sit-in meal for all at various venues across Fife. No need to book just drop in and enjoy a free lunch.

    More information will appear on the Fife Council website in advance of The holiday period when Café Inc will be running.

    Warm spaces: 

    You can now view an interactive map showing the locations of the grant-awarded Warm Spaces across Fife, as well as information about other Warm Spaces that have been set up in addition.

    If you need help getting to any of the Warm Spaces, you can find more information about support with transport costs

    For those not online, support is available through the Community Support line on 0800 952 0330.

    St Columba's Haven Cafe - warm spaces across Glenrothes and Markinch

    Visit an ON Fife library near you

     Visit Glenrothes Our Fife Local Support webpage

    Visit Fife Council's Cost of living support interactive map

     Visit Help with the Cost of Living in Fife Facebook page

    For further support, please visit the Help with the Cost of Living in Fife webpage.




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