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

    Created: 08/12/2022, Updated: 22/12/2022

    Festive Opening Times in the City of Dunfermline 2022/23

    Baldridgeburn Pantry (Baldridgeburn Community Centre, Dunfermline, KY12 9EH)

    Food parcels, a bag of mixed fresh and store cupboard food,


    Opening hours: Tuesday 13:00 to 15:00. Donation of £2 or what can be afforded
     

    T: 07525742175 OR 07730751885

    Dunfermline Food Bank (Liberty Centre, Pitreavie Business Park, Dunfermline, KY11 8QS)


    Referral needed for food parcels. Your local food banks work with referral agencies to issue food vouchers to those in need of emergency food in times of crisis. We provide a minimum of three days' nutritionally balanced, tinned and dried food donated by the local community.


    Opening hours: Mon, Wed & Fri 16:00 - 18:00 - Festive opening hours found in this newletter.

    E: [email protected]

    Dunfermline Salvation Army (Community Flat No. 45, Broomhead Drive, Dunfermline)

    Food items offered throughout the week eg. Bread, tinned food, frozen meal portion.


    Opening hours: Every Thursday and Friday. Donation.


    E: [email protected]
    T: 01383 723 161

    Food For Your Future Pantry (Touch Community Centre, 30 Mercer Pl, Dunfermline, KY11 4UG)

    Free Pantry bag for residents in the Dunfermline area. Store cupboard essentials, chilled/frozen food, fruit &veg, bakery products and sanitary products
    Opening hours: Call 07730 809 375 on a Wednesday to register. Between 10:00 - 13:00. You will be given a time slot to collect your bag From Touch Community Centre on Thursdays.

    E: [email protected]
    T: 07730 809375

    Gillespie Memorial Church (Gillespie Centre, Chapel Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7AW)

    Soup & roll available for free or donation basis. Other food and beverages are available at low cost.


    Opening hours: Mon & Thurs 10:00 - 13:00
     
    T: 01383 621253

    Liberty Church (Liberty Centre, Pitreavie Way, Pitreavie Business Park, Dunfermline, KY11 8QS)
     

    A friendship group for anyone of retirement age with optional activities available. Tea, coffee and home baking.


    Opening hours: 1st & 3rd Thurs of the month, 14:00 - 15:30
     
    E: [email protected]
    T: 01383 733970

    Liberty Church (Liberty Centre, Pitreavie Way, Pitreavie Business Park, Dunfermline, KY11 8QS)
     
    Gathering With God. An alternative style worship service aimed at all ages and suitable for different learning styles. This starts with a simple meal. Everyone welcome.


    Opening hours: Wednesdays 18:00 - 19:15

    E: [email protected]
    T: 01383 733970

    Revive Wellbeing Hub @ The Vine (131 Garvock Hill, Dunfermline, KY11 7HZ)


    Sit-down hot meal and refreshments.


    Opening hours: Wednesday 17:00 - 20:30

    S.H.I.E.L.D


    Surplus Food Waste is a community group that works with supermarkets and retailers to provide much-needed surplus food waste to those who need it most. We do this by organising surplus pop-ups in public community areas.


    Opening hours: information on pop-up locations with dates and times available on Facebook page.

    Viewfield Baptist Church (Viewfield Centre, Dunfermline, KY12 7HZ)
     
    Oasis' is a friendly space, offering a place to sit and enjoy soup/sandwiches, tea/coffee and biscuits.  Free, donations welcome.


    Opening hours: Tuesday 12:00 - 15:00

    E: [email protected]

    Dunfermline Churches Winter Cafes - full list

    Warm and Well Community Evening with the Vine Church (Vine Church, 131 Garvock Hill, Dunfermline, KY11 4JU)

    Come along to meet others and relax in our large, warm and comfortable cafe and enjoy a free hot meal and refreshments.

    Opening hours: 17:00 - 20:30 on 14, 21, and 28 December, as well as dates in January - March 2023.

    Community Cafe with the Link Church (39 Priory Ln, Dunfermline KY12 7DU)

    Soup and teas.

    Opening hours: Mondays 11:30 - 14:00. 

    Fife-Wide food provisions:

    Café Inc is a free lunch club for children, young people and families during 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.

    Visit an ON Fife library near you

    Visit the City of Dunfermline 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

    Advocacy Partners, Advocates and Partnerships can pop into Dunfermline Advocacy for a warm space and a cuppa 

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




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