Did you know St Andrews has a food bank and community fridge at the St David's centre? Did you know there were official 'warm banks' in St Andrews library and East Sands leisure centre too? Or a community jobs club, where you get access to a PC to work on your CV and do some job searches, with advisers on hand?
More info below and using this link:
St Andrews, Community Fridge @ North East Fife Community Hub
St David’s Centre, St Andrews KY16 8BP
Located within the NEF Community Hub café, short shelf life, or surplus to requirements food is available for anyone to help themselves. This helps to reduce food waste.
Opening hours: Opening Hours: Mon-Fri 10am – 4.30pm; Sat 10am-3pm
Storehouse Food Bank
St David's Center, 23 Albany Park, St Andrews, KY16 8BP
The amount a client can take away with them is largely dependent on what their need is. As a rough guide though, we offer 2 bags per adult, 1 bag per child per visit.
Opening hours: Tuesdays 11am-1pm, 5:30-6:30pm and Thursdays 11am-1pm
East Sands Leisure Centre (warm bank)
Mary Street, St Andrews, KY16 8LH
Opening hours • Thursday: 2.30pm - 4.30pm
What's on offer: Free tea/coffee;Free/low cost food;Free activities;
We know many people are struggling with rising energy bills this winter, and that’s why we are holding these free sessions to give you extra support during the cold months. Enjoy a hot drink and biscuit, and meet other participants while enjoying optional, informal, social activities like table tennis, indoor curling, board games and short exercise activities.
St Andrews Library (warm bank)
Church Square, St Andrews, KY16 9NN
Opening hours • Monday: 10am-12:30 and 1:30pm-5pm • Thursday: 10am-12:30 and 1:30pm-6pm • Friday: 10am-12:30 and 1:30pm-5pm • Saturday: 10am-12:30 and 1:30pm-3pm
What's on offer: Free tea/coffee;Free activities;
You’re welcome to read, surf, and have a blether as well as enjoy board games, or just relax and enjoy a free cuppa.
Cosmos Centre - community job club
Abbey Walk, St Andrews KY16 9LB