Food banks provide emergency food and support to members of the public who are not able to afford food shopping. Food is donated by individuals, organisations, religious groups and businesses. If you or someone you know is struggling to buy food, there are many food banks in Somerset you can visit to collect free food. The Trussell Trust offers support and advice to those who are in need of food – you can visit Find a food bank to locate your nearest one.

You can also get advice and learn more about food banks on Using a food bank – Citizens Advice


There are various foodbanks across the county that distribute food to people in need. Find your local support on the XMAP Public Map.

Frome food bank

Frome community fridge

Glastonbury and Street food bank

Glastonbury community fridge

Shepton Mallet food bank

Street food bank

Wells food bank

Last reviewed: April 4, 2024 by Adam

Next review due: October 4, 2024

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