Levenmouth Area

Cost of living support

Levenmouth Area

To help with the rising cost of living there's a range of support in the local area.

Foodbanks and community cafés

Below is a list of locations and organisations supporting the people of Fife by providing short term access to emergency food and support for people experiencing a crisis.

  • Levenmouth Food Bank

    Methil Evangelical Church, Bowling Green Street, Methil, KY8 3DH
    Food Bank
    We offer 3 days food, 3 meals per day per person on the referral voucher, We also give toiletries, nappies, pet food etc.
    Opening hours: Food parcels are fulfilled by referral only, with appointments offered for pick up on Monday and Friday from 3.30pm.
    Free
    levenmouth.foodbank.org.uk/
    info@levenmouth.foodbank.org.uk
    01333 439202
  • Opendoor foodbank

    Smart hall, St Kenneths church, Cupar Rd, Kennoway , Fife.
    Food Bank
    We are open 5.30-6 pm every Wednesday and everyone is welcome . No assessment or form filling. Under 16 ‘s must be accompanied by a parent.
    Free/donation
  • Safe Haven Café

    Buckhaven Baptist Church, College Street, Buckhaven
    Community Café
    Our Safe Haven Cafe offers tea, coffee, cereals and a choice of filled rolls from 10am - 12pm every Friday, with a home-made lunch served from 12pm - 1pm. There is a soup session every Wednesday from 11.30am - 1.30pm. Everyone is welcome and there is no charge. A donation box is available but not obligatory. We also give out Food Bags every Friday 9am - 10am from the side entrance to the Church, situated on Erskine Street
    Free/donation
  • The Open Door

    St Kenneths Church, Church Hall, Cupar Road, Kennoway
    Low Cost Hot meals
    We offer hot meals and food packs.
    Opening hours: Wednesday 5pm to 7pm
    Free or donation
    Amos Smith 07715506712

Warm Spaces/ Community Assistance

Warm spaces will be established in various venues and settings across the area which are designed to offer safe, warm places for people in our communities to spend time, participate in activities and access support.

  • BRAG’s Levenmouth Together Hub

    45 High St, Leven KY8 4NE
    Opening hours • Wednesday: 3-7pm • Thursday: 3-7pm • Sunday: 1-5pm (dogs welcome on Sundays)
    What's on offer: Free activities;Welfare support advice;Free tea/coffee;
    BRAG’s Levenmouth Together Hub will begin ‘Feeling Warm Inside and Out’ provision on 9th November where anyone in the community can book into sessions providing a safe, warm space to participate in activities and have lunch plus refreshments.
    https://brag.co.uk/supporting-your-community/together-levenmouth/
  • Buckhaven Community Centre

    Kinnear St, Buckhaven, Leven KY8 1BH
    Opening hours • Thursday: 10am-11:30am
    What's on offer: Free tea/coffee;Free activities;Welfare support advice;
    The Community Learning and Development Team will offer weekly Chit Chat sessions in a number of our venues. These sessions are free, open to all and will provide hot drinks and various activities.
  • Buckhaven Library

    3 College Street, Buckhaven, KY8 1LD
    Opening hours • Monday: 10am-2pm • Tuesday: 12pm-5pm • Thursday: 2pm-7pm • Saturday: 10am-1pm
    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.
    https://www.onfife.com/libraries-archives/warm-spaces/
  • Leven Library

    16 Durie Street Leven KY8 4HE
    Opening hours • Monday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Tuesday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Wednesday: 10am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Thursday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Friday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm
    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.
    https://www.onfife.com/venues/leven-library/
  • Levenmouth Swimming Pool & Sports Centre

    Promenade, Leven KY8 4PA
    Opening hours • Tuesday: 1.30pm - 3.30pm
    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.
    https://fifeleisure.org.uk/locations/leven/
  • Methil Community Centre

    Bowling Green St, Methil, Leven KY8 3DH
    Opening hours • Tuesday: 11am-12:30pm
    What's on offer: Free tea/coffee;Free activities;Welfare support advice;
    The Community Learning and Development Team will offer weekly Chit Chat sessions in a number of our venues. These sessions are free, open to all and will provide hot drinks and various activities.
  • Methil Library

    Wellesley Road Methil KY8 3QR
    Opening hours • Monday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Tuesday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Wednesday: 10am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Thursday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm • Friday: 9am-12pm and 1pm-5pm
    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.
    https://www.onfife.com/venues/methil-library/

Community Job Clubs

Community job clubs provide a space where people can get access to a PC to undertake job searches, create and develop CVs and apply for jobs. Our staff will be able to offer advice on most aspects of searching and applying for work.

LocationDayTimeCommentsContact number
The Centre LevenMonday (Alternative Mondays)9:15am to 11amAppointment only01334 659350
Buckhaven Community CentreMonday (Alternative Mondays)1:15pm to 4pmAppointment only01334 659350
Savoy Sports PavillionMonday2:15pm to 4pmAppointment only01334 659350
The Centre LevenTuesday2:15pm to 4pmAppointment only01334 659350
Methil Community CentreWednesday2:15pm to 4pmAppointment only01334 659350
Sandybrae Community CentreThursday2:15pm to 4pmAppointment only01334 659350
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