With the winter months coming along more people will be seeking help from foodbanks , so Healthwatch Torbay have provided a local list – and their opening times.
Paignton Community Larder, Christ Church, 102 Torquay Road, Paignton, TQ3 2AA. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 12noon – 2pm. Tel 01803 551 866 or 07895 925872
Riviera Life Church, 527 Babbacombe Road Torquay (Thurs, 10.00 – 14.00)
Torquay Community Larder, Salvation Army, 29 Market Street, Torquay (Monday and Friday, 10.00 – 14.00)
PATH, Central Church, 5 Tor Hill Road, Torquay (Daily, 14.00 – 20.00)
Community Fridge @ The Pad, 89 Torquay Road, Paignton (Mon – Fri, 09.00 – 16.45). Mainly fresh chilled fruit, veg, bread, yoghurts. No referral, anyone can access; first come, first served. Also offer nutrition and budgeting skills courses
Brixham Foodbank, Torbay Room, rear of Brixham Library (Mon, Wed & Fri, 14.00 – 16.00). Call 07873 164 211 – during opening times only
Food Bank at the Edge, Bolton Street, Brixham (Mon – Fri, 11.00 – 17.00)
Feed a Child Torbay (Hot meals during school holidays). Call: 01803 394 261
Also make sure you are getting all the financial help you are entitled to by contacting Torbay Citizens Advice Bureau or for those aged 50+, the FAIR project.
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