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  • Food provisions/warm spaces across South West Fife during winter 2022/23

    Created: 09/12/2022, Updated: 22/12/2022
    News/Events Category: General News

    Ballast Bank Community Pantry (Inverkeithing Trust) (Preston Crescent, Inverkeithing, KY11 1DS)

    Surplus food purchased from FareShare Scotland and collected from local supermarkets. Open to all - fresh, frozen, tinned and dried food available. £3.00 per bag or donation.

    Opening hours: Thursday 10:00 - 12:00

    Blairhall Community Centre Pantry (0-12 Wilson St, Blairhall, Dunfermline, KY12 9PS)
    £4 per bag of fresh fruit/veg and £2 per bag food products for blairhall residents. outwith blairhall bags cost £6.

    Opening hours: Thursday 11:30 - 14:00

     £3.00 per bag surplus food and £3.00 per bag fruit and veg.

    Canary Canteen (Valleyfield Community Club, Kinloss Court, Valleyfield, KY12 8RT)
    Low cost 3 course meals, home baking, tea and coffee. Available to everyone.Donation towards costs if in position to do so (pay what you can afford system) (weekly menu up on Facebook page). Donation.

    Opening hours: Open Thursdays 12:00 - 14:00

    EATS Rosyth Community Hub (8 Aberlour Street, Rosyth, KY11 2RD)
    Free/Donation/Affordable meals. Offering affordable food on a donation (pay as you feel) basis. Friday Night Takeaway (soup and a main) £2 donation, children eat free.

    Opening hours: Monday - Wednesday 10:00 - 15:00; Friday 10:00 - 16:30 with Friday takeaway served at 17:00. Closed: Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Donation.

    E: [email protected]
    T: 07782 848705

    Inverkeithing Food Bank (The Friary (next to the Civic Centre), Queen Street, Inverkeithing, KY11 1LS)
    (Referral only) We offer 3 days of food, 3 meals per day per person on the referral voucher.  We also give toiletries, nappies, pet food etc. Free.

    Opening hours: Tues Thurs 16:00 - 18:00

    E: [email protected]

    Kincardine Café Connect (Community Centre, Anderson Lane, FK10 4SF)
    Low-cost meals.

    Opening hours: Mon 11:30 - 14:00, Tues 11.30 - 14:00, Wed 09:30 - 14:00, Thur 11.30 - 14:00, Fri 11:30 - 14:00; affordable lunch deals.

    Rosyth Food Bank (Parish Church, Queensferry Road, Rosyth, KY11 2PQ)
    (Referral only)We offer 3 days of food, 3 meals per day per person on the referral voucher.  We also give toiletries, nappies, pet food etc.  Free.

    Opening hours: Mon Wed Fri 16:00 - 18:00

    E:[email protected]


    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 of pop-up locations with dates and times available on Facebook page. Donation.

    Tower Pantry (Oakley Community Centre, Station Road, Oakley, Dunfermline, KY12 9QF)
    Fresh fruit and veg, tins and other everyday foods made up in bags and a minimum of £3 donation is asked for. These are then handed out at the centre door.

    Opening hours: Thursday from 12:00 - 14:00, but, finishes when food is gone. It goes quickly.

    Valleyfield Community Club Pantry (Kinloss Court, Valleyfield, KY12 8RT)

    Community Fridge/Larder/Pantry.  £2.00 per bag surplus food.

    Opening hours: Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00

    That Place in the Bay SCIO (10-20 Ridge Way, Dunfermline KY11 9JN)

    Free lunch every Monday, Wednesday and Friday throughout winter.

    Opening hours: 11:30 onwards (until food runs out)

    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 South West Fife 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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