This provides information and contact details to help:
If you’re pregnant or have a child under 4, you could get Healthy Start vouchers to help buy some basic foods and vitamins. This means tested scheme provides vouchers to spend with local retailers. Click here to visit the healthy start website (opens in a new tab).
Since Monday 14th September all free school meals have returned to usual local arrangements and are provided on site in the school settings. Free school meals will also be provided through the school holidays until Spring 2021 according to local arrangements.
Families are being encouraged to apply for free school meals if they have had a change in circumstances e.g. household income. More information including how to apply can be found on their County Council's website.
Phone: 01437 775250 or
Phone: 01545 570881
Phone: 01267 234567 or Email: FreeSchoolMeals@carmarthenshire.gov.uk
Period poverty affects 1 in 10 young women. Free sanitary products funded by the Welsh Government Period Dignity grant are available in Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion, as well as in Carmarthenshire as part of the #PeriodPovertySirGâr project. Contact your county council or local food banks to access.
The Community Co-ordination Hub, set up by Pembrokeshire County Council, PAVS and Delta Wellbeing, offer advice and assistance to access help in the local community. The Hub has responded to over 5,300 calls helping with many things including shopping, a friendly chat, grocery delivery, or cooked meal delivery.
Phone: 01437 776301 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, 10am-1pm Saturday & Sunday)
Offer food, toiletries, sanitary products and cleaning products to those that are in financial crisis and cannot afford them (not those that can’t access). People need a referral, to refer contact:
Phone: 01646 699275 (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am – 2pm) or 07775571431 ( Monday–Thursday 9am-4pm & Friday 9am-12 pm)
Food banks in: Haverfordwest, Neyland, Narberth, Fishguard, and Pembroke Dock. For opening days click here (opens in a new tab).
Phone: 07913 989624 or 01834 861999 or Email: email@example.com
Foodbank centres are open on their usual days, people are given time slots for social distancing. If referring clients, phone to arrange the most appropriate venue and time for them to attend.
Collect & distribute surplus food (and basic cleaning products), which are donated by supermarkets and other food outlets in Fishguard, Haverfordwest and places in between.
Email: Lesley Matthews at firstname.lastname@example.org
Set up to provide food support during the covid-19 crisis operating from St Davids and extending out to a 10 mile radius.
Email: Louise Tarbuck at email@example.com
Phone: 01437 769422 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Old Hakin Road, Haverfordwest
Opening times: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Surplus food is available to all to help reduce local food waste. Users are able to collect a selection of foods that have been donated by local stores and supermarkets which are surplus to requirement . There is no charge for this although donations are welcome. No referral is needed.
Free hot meals delivered twice a week to individuals including the elderly who are isolated and lonely, individuals with learning disabilities, those on low/no income, those who are shielding or living alone and unable to access hot meals and those who are homeless or with serious housing difficulties.
Meals are delivered within a 5 mile radius of Merlin's Bridge and the Haverfordwest area.
Meals are delivered Monday - Friday 10.00am-12.00pm or 2.00pm-4.00pm
Phone: 01545 570881
There are Food banks in:
Phone: 08002425844 or Email: email@example.com
Phone: 07582 905743 or click here for more information on Lampeter's food banks (opens in a new tab).
Phone: 01559363874 / 07508 366 423 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 01570 423232 or email: email@example.com
Phone: 01239 615864 / 07949127307 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 01269 826893 or email: email@example.com
Phone: 01554 741674 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 07396633475 or click here for more information on the Tyshia food bank (opens in a new tab).
Phone: 01550 721499 or click here for more information on Help Llandovery (opens in a new tab).
Live independently for longer
Phone: 0300 3332222 or email: email@example.com
Phone: 01267 232101 / 01267 225996 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 07594 609952 or email: email@example.com
Phone: 07804 189 830 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership delivery scheme with access to a variety of goods including fresh fruit & veg. Available in Llandovery, Cilycwn, Myddfai, Llangadog & Llanybydder.
Phone: 07958 649932 or email: email@example.com
Phone: 01267 245555 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org