West Lothian Food Train (Food Train)

Who is this for?

  • Anyone aged 65 year sold and over, or people aged between 50 – 66 years old wit complex needs (must be referred by a professional)

Who provides this?

  • Food Train

Description

Kind caring local volunteers bring friendship and joy to older people’s lives whilst providing much needed practical help. This includes delivering fresh food and groceries, sharing a portion of their own home-cooked food, arranging social events with transport solutions, collecting and renewing library books and helping with jobs about the house.

All volunteers are supported by a small staff team.

How do I access this?

  • Self-referrals
  • Referrals by third parties

Is there a cost?

£1 annual membership fee, £5 delivery charge for shopping service. All other services have a small charge/annual membership which will be discussed at point of referral.

Is there a waiting list?

No

Location information

  • Public parking available
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

Shopping/Library/At Home available during office hours. Other services time to suit member/volunteer.

Contact Details

Unit 2a, 3 Michaelson Square, Kirkton Campus, Livingston EH54 7DP

Type of support on offer:

Support in person
Support on the phone
Support with others

Categories:

Older people

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