Kind businesses opening their doors on Christmas Day

Many kind businesses are opening their doors this Christmas Day to the homeless, families in need and people who may otherwise be spending it on their own.

Find out what’s going on in your area by seeing the list we’ve put together below.


Emmanuel Baptist Church 

Free Christmas meal
Gabalfa Avenue, Cardiff CF14 2SH
Telephone: 07807 995363

Maes y Coed Community Centre 

Mince pies, tea, coffee, chat or a sherry for anyone who is alone.
Jubilee Gardens, Heath, CF14 4PP
Telephone: 02920 626 973

Huggard Centre

Presents and Christmas dinner with all the trimmings.
47 Tresillian Terrace, Cardiff, CF10 5DW
Telephone: 02920 642 000

Taffs Well Inn

Community Christmas dinner for the elderly at 3pm.
Cardiff Road, Taffs Well, Cardiff, CF15 7PR
Telephone: 02920 811 016

Victoria Fish & Chip Bar

Free meals for the elderly, homeless and vulnerable 12pm – 3pm
41 Old Church Road, Cardiff, CF14 1AB
Telephone: 02920 625286

Rhondda Cynon Taf

The Ivor Hael Hotel

500 meals will be made for the homeless, elderly and families in need.
Salem Terrace, Tonypandy, CF40 2JJ
Telephone: 01443 423 125

St Fagan’s Church

Free Christmas lunch and transport to the church (£5 deposit required, but will be returned on the day).
Windsor Street, Aberdare, CF44 8LL
Telephone: 01685 877 900

Albion Cafe

Free meals for local people, doors open between 9 – 18 December. (Not open Christmas Day)
Cilfynydd Road, Pontypridd, CF37 4NN
Telephone: 01443 406 996


Caerau Development Trust

Festive gathering for people who are on their own this Christmas.
Woodlands Terrace, Caerau, Maesteg, CF34 0SR
Telephone: 01656 810 225



Warm breakfast for the homeless along with warm clothing.
Parc Tawe Retail Park, Swansea, SA1 2AS
Telephone: 01792 957 515

The Salvation Army

Roast dinner, crackers, carols and entertainment. Transport can be provided.
75 St Helen’s Rd, Swansea, SA1 4BG
Telephone: 01792 645 636


To find out more information and to book your place, please contact the venues directly.

If you know of any businesses that are opening their doors across South Wales, please let us know at and so we can add it to the list.