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Donations are welcomed - details on how to donate are listed in the information about each food bank below.

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Food banks

Opening times and access information for food banks in Swansea.

Birchgrove Foodbank

Blaenymaes Drop-in

Bonymaen (Eastside Foodbank)

Clase Foodbank

Clydach (Swansea Foodbank)

Cockett Foodbank

Dyfatty (Swansea Foodbank)

Gorseinon and Llwchwr Food hub

Mayhill Foodbank

Morriston (Salvation Army)

Mumbles (Swansea Foodbank)

Penlan Foodbank

Pontarddulais Foodbank

Sketty Park (HOP Foodbank)

St Thomas (Swansea Foodbank)

Swansea Mosque Foodbank

Swansea Community Fridge

Townhill (Phoenix Centre Foodbank)

Uplands (Swansea Foodbank)

 


Swansea Foodbank, Mumbles

Address: Red Cafe, 646 Mumbles Road, Mumbles SA3 4EA

Open as usual: Mondays 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Information:

Voucher referral system.

Contact 07815 534095 or email:  info@swansea.foodbank.org.uk for more information on where to get a voucher.

Unfortunately, currently we can't invite people in for a cuppa and cake while they wait for their food to be packed. Food will be handed over at the door. 

Website:  www.swansea.foodbank.org.uk

Donations: https://swansea.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/


Swansea Foodbank, Clydach

Address: Ty Croeso, 97 High Street, Clydach SA6 5LN

Open as usual: Tuesdays 10.00am - 12noon.

Information:

Voucher referral system.

Contact 07815 534095 or email info@swansea.foodbank.org.uk for more information on where to get a voucher.

Unfortunately, currently we can't invite people in for a cuppa and cake while they wait for their food to be packed. Food will be handed over at the door. 

Website:  www.swansea.foodbank.org.uk

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations on Tuesdays 9.30am - 12noon by prior arrangement only.

See also: https://swansea.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/


St Thomas Foodbank and Swansea Foodbank St Thomas

Update: the foodbank has moved from St Stephen's Church to, Parish Hall, Lewis Street, St Thomas, Swansea, SA1 8BP

Open as usual: 

Mondays 8.00am - 12noon,

Tuesdays 8.00am - 3.00pm, Swansea Foodbank 2.30pm - 4.00pm,

Wednesdays 8.00am - 3.00pm, 

Thursdays 8.00am - 12noon, 

Fridays 8.00am - 12noon.

Information:

We understand vouchers may not be available at this time.  We can issue vouchers direct from the church. 

Contact: 01792 455671

Donations: Members of the public can donate Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays 8.00am - 12noon and Tuesdays 8.00am - 3.00pm.


Swansea Foodbank, Dyfatty

Address: City Church, Dyfatty Street, Swansea, SA1 1QQ

Open as usual: Wednesdays 10.00am - 12noon.

Information:

Voucher referral system.

Contact 07815 534095 or email info@swansea.foodbank.org.uk for more information on where to get a voucher.

Unfortunately, currently we can't invite people in for a cuppa and cake while they wait for their food to be packed. Food will be handed over at the door.

Website: www.swansea.foodbank.org.uk

Donations: https://swansea.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/


Swansea Foodbank, Uplands

Address: Life Point Church, Fynone Road, Swansea, SA1 6BT

Open as usual: Fridays 11.00am - 1.00pm

Information:

Voucher referral system.

Contact 01792 472828 or email info@swansea.foodbank.org.uk for more information on where to get a voucher.

Unfortunately, currently we can't invite people in for a cuppa and cake while they wait for their food to be packed. Food will be handed over at the door. 

Website: www.swansea.foodbank.org.uk

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations off Mondays to Thursdays.

See also: https://swansea.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/


Birchgrove Foodbank

Address: Lon Gwesyn, Birchgrove Community Centre, SA7 9LD

Open as usual: Monday / Wednesday and Friday 12noon - 2.00pm

Information:

Referral system - vouchers available form social workers, teachers, Local area coordinators, Councillors and community partners.

In light of the current Covid 19 pandemic we will provide additional hours Mon -Fri for emergency situations by arrangement.

Contact person: Juliet Rees 07936 035419

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations off at the centre on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 12noon - 2.00pm.


Salvation Army Foodbank

Address: Salvation Army Morriston, 28 Morfydd Street, Morriston SA6 8BN

Open as usual: Wednesdays by appointment.

Information:

Due to coronavirus restrictions now in place, our drop in will be closed as from 18 March.

In order to receive support, you will need to phone 07586 570635 on a Tuesday between 10.00am and 6.00pm. You will then be given a time slot to collect a food parcel on the Wednesday from the foyer of our church.

ID will be required when you collect the parcel.

For organisations needing to refer a person to us, please email: neville.andrews@salvationarmy.org.uk for a copy of our referral form.

Donations: Members of the public can donate on Tuesdays 10.00am - 4.00pm or by phoning 01792 798790.


Eastside Foodbank

Address: Mount Zion Baptist Church, 94 Mansel Road, Bonymaen, SA1 7JR

From week beginning Monday 20 April

Opening as below by prior arrangement only:

(emailed referral from support worker needed in advance)

Open Wednesday and Friday 11.00am - 1.00pm (if referrals have been received in advance. A time for collection of packages will be given).

Queries should be directed via email -  eastsidefoodbank@gmail.com rather than phone if possible.

No capacity at present to operate outside these times but alternatives can be suggested.

Please note: We cannot deliver packages nor make any arrangements to deliver packages.

Donations: Members of the public can email to arrange donations.


Swansea Mosque Foodbank

Address: Swansea Mosque, 159a St Helen's Road,SA1 4DG

As from Saturday 9 May 2020: Swansea Mosque Foodbank will be open on Saturdays 2.00pm - 4.00pm.

(Swansea Mosque Foodbank is open as usual during Eid-Ul-Fitr 2020 (Eid may fall on Saturday 23 May). However, our delivery service will be very minimal due to lack of volunteers).

Information:

Foodbank service is open usually every Saturday and is accessible through a Voucher Referral System. We are ensuring all precautionary measures for safety and wellbeing is maintained and adhered to.

We understand that clients may not be able to access our vouchers physically during this time of crisis (covid-19). We would therefore accept emails from our referring partners stating clients information and confirming they are happy for the foodbank to receive their personal details. We request our referring partners to email us on foodbank@swanseamosque.org with the clients name, address, contact number, how many people in the household and any special dietary requirements. Tel: 01792 654532

Donations: We are only providing dry food at the moment. Please visit our website www.swanseamosque.org/foodbank for a full list of food we provide.

Those who want to donate can contact foodbank@swanseamosque.org and arrange day of food drop off or donate on Saturday 2.00pm - 4.00pm at Swansea Mosque.


HOP Foodbank

Address: Sketty Park Community Centre, Heather Crescent, SA2 8HE

Open as usual: Wednesday 11.00am - 1.00pm

Information:

Voucher referral system. Contact 07790 972407 or e mail hopfoodbank@gmail.com for further information.

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations during opening hours and there is collection basket in CK's in Sketty Park .


Pontarddulais Foodbank

Address: 28 Dulais Road, Pontarddulais, Swansea

Open as usual: Wednesday 12noon - 4.00pm (and for one hour each day for emergency situations for as long as possible - not including weekends).

However if an emergency does arise our landline will be diverted to our mobile which will be manned throughout the day (and weekend).

Information:

Tel: 01792 885532

Voucher referral system (vouchers available at GP surgery, Job Centre Plus, social workers, local area coordinator, and community partners).

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and many public service buildings being closed, we will accept a benefit letter or proof of address to access the food bank. From 18/03/2020 we will operate a 3 in 3 months basis regardless of previous visits.

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations off at the centre.


Clase Foodbank

Address: Clase Community Centre, Longview Road, Clase, SA6 7HH 

Open as usual: Wednesday 10.00am - 11.00am

Information:

We will we need to see proof of hardship or referral.

For further information contact:  treez-r@hotmail.com

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations off at the centre.


Cockett Foodbank

Address: Waunarlwydd Community Centre, Victoria Road, Waunarlwydd, Swansea,  SA5 4SY

Open as usual: Monday to Friday 10.00am - 12noon

Information:

Referrals: Please email referrals to: cockettfoodbank@gmail.com

Delivery: Referrals requiring delivery need to be received before 12.30pm the previous day.

For further information please contact Councillor Wendy Lewis on 07866 271605.

Donations: All donations will be gratefully received, please drop off at the centre during opening hours.


Phoenix Centre Foodbank

Address: The Phoenix Centre, Powys Avenue, Townhill, Swansea, SA1 6PH

Information:

Contact Leanne Dower on 01792 479800 for details.

Residents don't need any referral they will just need to supply their name and address. Boxes will be made up in readiness for collection so we can avoid any gatherings.


Mayhill Foodbank

Address: Mayhill Community Centre, Mayhill Road, Swansea, SA1 6TA

Open as usual: Thursday 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Information: 

Contact Nicky or Mike Sutton-Smith

Office: 01792 472828

Email: office@lifepoint.org.uk


Covid-19 Gorseinon and Llwchwr Food hub

Delivery only.

Parcels are delivered Tuesday and Thursday.

Information:

For further information call one of the following between the hours of 10.00am -5.00pm:

Ronan Ruddy: 07471 145353

Cllr Kelly Roberts: 07791 832172

Cllr Christine Richards: 01792 896069

Cllr Jan Curtice: 01792 417563

Cllr Andrew Stevens: 01792 417407

Donations: donations can be dropped to contact 40 Princess Street, Gorseinon, Wednesday and Thursday, 11.00am - 1.00pm.


Blaenymaes Drop-in

Address: Temporary change of address - Pobl building, 104 Broughton Avenue, Blaenymaes, Swansea SA5 5LN (which is across the road on the right of the Blaenymaes drop in centre).

Open as usual: Monday - Friday 11.00am - 1.00pm

Information:

Karen Hughes 07954 586084

Email: blaenymaesdic@yahoo.co.uk

Donations: Members of the public can drop donations off at the centre during opening times.


Penlan Foodbank

Address: Penlan Social Club, Heol Gwyrosydd, Penlan, SA5 7BT.

Open: every Friday 10.00am - 12.00noon

Information:

Social distancing rules apply.

Volunteers ready and willing to help.

Please contact Dominic Nutt if you have any questions on 07813 355615

Or Email: Dominic.Nutt@swansea.gov.uk


Swansea Community Fridge

Address: The Customs House, Cambrian Place, SA1 1RG

Open: Wednesday 1.00pm - 2.30pm

Information:

Social distancing rules apply.

Food available pre-packed by collection only.

Please contact Patrick Fleming if you have any further questions on 07720 740097

or Email: patrick.fleming@caerlas.org

We also have a Twitter page that we keep up to date with all the latest information: https://twitter.com/FridgeSwansea

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