Community Food Organisations in Argyll and Bute

Helensburgh and Lomond

NameContactEmailComments

Helensburgh Foodbank

116 East Princes St
(British Red Cross Hall)

 

Mary McGinley
General Enquiries

Find us on Facebook

helensburghfoodbank@gmail.com

Provision of food parcels

Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day

Rosneath Peninsula Foodbank

Howie Memorial Pavilion

 

Mary McGinley
General Enquiries

helensburghfoodbank@gmail.com

They receive food from Helensburgh Foodbank

Arrochar GP Surgery

Kirkfield Place
Arrochar
G83 7AE

 

0844 477 2520

helensburghfoodbank@gmail.com

They receive food from Helensburgh Foodbank

BASIC & Corner House Creche

13 East King Street
Helensburgh
G84 7QQ

 

01436 679666

manager.basic@yahoo.co.uk

 

Jean’s Bothy

102 East King Street
Helensburgh
G84 7RG

 

 

Katrina Sayer

01436 679218
07542226390

katrina.sayer@enable.org.uk

They receive food directly from Fareshare on a regular basis as they run a café Mon-Fri.

Closed Christmas Day, Mon 28th Dec, Ist January and 4th January

Mid Argyll, Kintyre and the Islands

NameContactEmailComments

Kintyre Foodbank

Town Hall
Main Street
Campbeltown

Mary Ann Stewart/Richard Thomas
General Enquiries

07936034600

enquiries@kintyrefoodbank.org.uk

Provision of food parcels to anyone facing food poverty. Tuesday and Fridays 10am – 12 noon.

 Tarbert (Loch Fyne)

Tarbert Pantry/Soup Group

1 Kintyre Place,
Tarbert

Heather Bellshaw

07391582359

Charity No SCO44978 (The Pantry)

 

 Emergency food supplies helping the most vulnerable in Tarbert area

 

**Councillor Horn holds a small amount supplied by Kintyre Foodbank for beneficiaries

Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day.

Mo-Ma (Moving On-Mid Argyll)

Ardrishaig/Lochgilphead

Sandy Taylor

Rev David Carruthers

07767 337355
01546 603269

emailsandy@btinternet.com

Emergency food parcels/starter pack

 

Islay Foodbank

 

Andrew

 

minister@islaybaptistchurch.org.uk

 Open as normal. Calls will be dealt with as normal over the Christmas and New year by volunteers

Bute and Cowal

NameContactEmailComments

Hub Grub/Recovery Café
Dunoon

Ann Clark

07776 015956

hubgrubhub@gmail.com

 

 Café takeaway Christmas and New years Eve 4-6.30pm. Christmas day dinner (must be booked). New Years day closed

Bute Oasis Foodbank

6 Argyll Street
Rothesay

Angela Callahan

01700 502272

angelacallaghan1414@gmail.com

 Christmas closes on 23rd December and open again on 6th January. Emergency number available on facebook and poster

Bute Advice Centre

22/26 Bishop Street
Rothesay
PA20 9DG

Julie Semple

01700 502784

juliesemple@buteadvice.org.uk

 

Maxie Richards

The King’s Court
Tighnabruaich
PA21 2BH

Patrick White

01700 811137

kingscourt@maxierichards.org.uk

Prepares food in-house

Oban Lorn and the Isles

NameContactEmailComments

Hope Kitchen

2 Argyll Street Oban PA34 5SG

Beth Campbell

01631 565730

obanhopekitchen@gmail.com 

 

Provides food parcels relying on donations

25th December Lunch drop in 12-3pm. New Year: closed 1st and 4th January

Mull and Iona Community Trust

MICT
An Roth Community Enterprise Centre
Craignure
Isle of Mull
PA65 6AY


Moray Finch

01680 812900

mfinch@mict.co.uk

 

SOLAR: Tiree Food Project 

 

07375929350

 solartiree@gmail.com Solar are offering a free, discreet and confidential service, in order that no one on Tiree needs to go without food or household essentials.  In addition a food sharing space is also being set up in the phone box at Scaranish. For information please call or email.