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Food Banks

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Food Banks are for crisis situations, to help people through a temporary shortfall in money when they cannot afford food.
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In general, a person needs to be referred for a parcel by a professional person (e.g. Social Worker, Benefit Officer, Local Cllr, Education, Police, Reverend etc.) who is aware of their situation. 


There are a number of food banks operating in Conwy County Borough Council. Please see the table below for more information, and how to access the service. 

Foodbank Name Address Contact Opening HoursReferral Required?
Abergele District Foodbank

Platform 2,
Abergele & Pensarn Train Station,
Station Approach,
LL22 7PQ

Telephone: 01745 826570

10am - 2pm

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Trussell Trust Kinmel Bay Foodbank

Kinmel Bay Church,
83 St Asaph Avenue,
Kinmel Bay,
LL18 5EY

Telephone: 01745 369450

Mobile: 07841 678889

 11am - 1pm

Tuesday and Friday
FoodShare North Wales

Ebenezer Church, 3 Albert Road, Old Colwyn LL29 9TE

Emmanuel Church, Llandudno Community Centre, Lloyd Street, Llandudno, LL30 2YA

Canolfan Dewi Sant, South Parade, Pensarn, LL22 7RG

Homestart Community Centre, Tan y Lan Road, Old Colwyn LL29 9BB

Llanddulas Youth & Community Centre, Beach Road, Llanddulas LL22 8HB

St Mary's Church, Towyn Road, Towyn LL22 9EN

To register to use the service  just call FoodShare North Wales on 01492 472321


FoodShare North Wales organises a weekly FoodShare club at Ebenezer Church in Old Colwyn all day on Wednesdays.

FoodShare clubs are held at Emmanuel Church in Llandudno on Wednesday mornings.

FoodShare clubs are also held at the Dewi Sant Community Centre in Pensarn on Friday mornings.


FoodShare clubs are held at Homestart Community Centre, Old Colwyn on Tuesday afternoons.


FoodShare clubs are held at Llanddulas Youth & Community Centre on Tuesday mornings.


FoodShare clubs are held at St Mary's Church, Towyn on Friday afternoons.


Anyone wishing to donate food to the FoodShare programme is very welcome to do so. Such donations should be brought to the centres on the days listed. These are the only days that FoodShare staff will be present at the venues.

Hope Restored Foodbank Llandudno The Lighthouse Chapel, Great Orme Road, LLANDUDNO, LL30 2BY Bag of Hope Foodbank Services available Monday – Sunday, 9am – 1pm,
to arrange  -  Telephone  Brenda on 07564 991 789


 9.30am - 12.30am

Monday to Saturday

Clothes bank service now available

Ty Hapus Community Centre, Llandudno   Telephone: 01492 472482

Llanfairfechan Foodbank

Available to residents of Llanfairfechan only from mid-August 2021
Delivery service within two hours of initial request  Telephone: 07413134332 

7 days a week  NO
Penmaenmawr Foodbank

Dwygyfylchi or Capelulo residents only
  Any Referrals by phone call to 07726 869928

Blaenau Ffestiniog Foodbank

For residents of Dolwyddelan only

St Davids Church,
Church Street,
Blaenau Ffestiniog

Referral required from Rev. Stuart Elliott:

Conwy Foodbank


The Lighthouse Chapel, Great Ormes Road, Llandudno LL30 2BY

Holborn House,
Glyn y Marl Road,
Llandudno Junction,
LL31 9NS

The Dawn Centre,
35 – 37 Princes Drive,
Colwyn Bay, LL29 8PD 

Pensarn Charity Shop,
Marine Road,

The Lighthouse Chapel, Great Orme Road, Llandudno, LL30 BY

The Coop store Pensarn

The Coop store Glan y Mor Road Penrhyn Bay

Aldi, Old Colwyn

Morrisons Colwyn Bay

B More, Local, Penrhyn Bay

Town Hall, Llandudno

Santander Colwyn Bay and Llandudno

Sainsbury’s Llandudno

Telephone: 07305 197810


Home delivery also available in certain cases.

Clothes bank service now available



Other Foodshare / Foodbank Services

 FoodbankDetails  AddressContact Opening HoursReferral Required?

St Joseph’s Food Hub

Supplying food, groceries to individuals who are vulnerable and helping with other requests a person may have/need. Free face coverings also available. 


St Joseph's Food Hub,
63 Conwy Road,
Colwyn Bay,
LL29 7LG

Contact Food Bank Co-ordinator

Telephone number  07749 273889   

Email address

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10.30 - 12.30

Crest Food Share Food is free of charge, but limited to one grocery bag (supplied / reusable) per customer per visit to ensure wider support across the community.

Ferry Farm Road,
Llandudno Junction,
LL31 9SF

Telephone: 01492 596783

11am - 12pm

Tuesday and Thursday
Crest Community Fridge/Freezer   Ferry Farm Road,
Llandudno Junction,
LL31 9SF
Telephone: 01492 596783


9.30am - 4.30pm (Monday to Friday)

10am - 4pm (Saturday)

Aberconwy Care & Share

(Run by Aberconwy Mission local churches)

They provide a monthly shop of around 26 staple food items to help individuals and families experiencing financial difficulties.

  Telephone: 07931758331

They deliver primarily in Deganwy, Llandudno Junction, Craig y Don, Penrhyn Bay and up the valley to Eglwysbach.  
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