We have been humbled by the generous offers of support from individuals, community organisations, faith groups and local businesses, with many keen to volunteer in any way they can.

If you or your organisation can assist at this time, please get in touch.

Please find below a list of community groups who can offer help and assistance.

List of community resilience groups
Area/locationSupport availableOpening timesContact information


CAMPS (Cumnock Area Musical Production Society)

Barrhill Centre


  • Collection and delivery of shopping for people in self-isolation

Tuesday and Friday

11am to 2pm

Natelie Carmichael
Email: secretary@cmaps.me.uk



Community Support Group

  • Provision offered is neighbourly acts of kindness with local volunteers covering streets

Sally Cogley
Email: sallycogley@aol.com


Kilmarnock Town Centre

EACHA (East Ayrshire Churches Homelessness Action)

New Laigh Kirk      John Dickie Street  Kilmarnock


Monday: 1pm to 3pm 

Wednesday: 2pm to 4pm

Friday: 1pm to 3pm

Emma Wylie Springer (Co-ordinator)
Telephone: 0787 1153458
Email: emma_wylie@outlook.com


Kilmarnock North

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church

Society of St Vincent De Paul Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church           

Kirkton Road 


  • Food provision
  • Some clothing for Kilmarnock North areas


7.30am to 8.15pm

Colette Lamberth
Email: olmc_ssyp@icloud.com


Kilmarnock North West

Community Action Plan

  • Emergency parcel delivery, prescription uplift and delivery
  • Social distanced chats are also offered

Sharon McLachlan
Telephone: 07889 657765
Email: sharronmc3@gmail.com


Community Support Group

  • Supporting our buddies with shopping

Sandy Caldwell
Telephone: 01560 700534 or 07565 251385
Email: alexander.caldwell@btopenworld.com

Richard Donald
Telephone: 07879 131745
Email: jolly111@aol.com

Find a community larder or food bank

Find your nearest community larder or food bank.

Contact Information

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Telephone: 01563 576354
Telephone: 01563 578124

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