• SmartStart

    Our School Uniform Project 'Smart Start' is underway and you can find the details including the application form and guidelines here!

    Smart Start Application Form
  • Who is Wood Street Mission?

    Our Mission states that 'We will improve the life chances of children and families living in poverty by contributing to the creation of a society where all children have equal access to those items necessary for their wellbeing and education.'

    About Us
  • Need to refer a family?

    Our Family Basics project is now open to referrals

    For Referrers
  • Mum and baby

    Support for families

    Our Family Basics Service is up and running.

    Read More
  • We value your support

    This year it is more important than ever to support struggling families and help children across Manchester and Salford.

    Support Us
  • News Updates

    Keep track of the latest news from Wood Street.

    News & Events


2022 Books Forever Appeal

27th April 2022
Thanks to the kindness of our supporters, our 2022 Book Appeal has been a page turning success!

We’re Hiring!

30th March 2022
We are recruiting for 3 exciting roles.

Pound the pavements for poverty!

17th March 2022
Will we be cheering you on as part of our Great Manchester Run team this year?


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We get lots of messages about what we need in the way of donations, you’re all so generous thank you. You can find an up to date list here 👉🏼 woodstreetmission.org.uk/support-us/don…

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Did you see our tweet last night about our latest recruitment drive? We're looking for 3 fabulous people to join our happy team as Project Workers and an Administrator, if you're interested then please take a look here 👉🏼 woodstreetmission.org.uk/about-us/jobs/

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There's always plenty to do in our community! #Salford #Activities twitter.com/SalfordLeisure…

Have you checked out our What's On programme recently? We have a ton of events, activities, workshops + more where there is something for everyone! #thingstodoinsalford Check out what's on 👇 ow.ly/lnfk30sjYjm
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Thanks for sharing @GMPovertyAction! #Recruitment #Manchester #Charity twitter.com/GMPovertyActio…

Exciting job opportunities with @WoodSt_Mission! Full time Project worker, Part time Project worker and a Part time administrator. Closing date for all 3 roles May 31st. If these sound right up your street, find out more: ow.ly/kNIk50JaOLe
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Wood Street Mission Retweeted

If you live or work in #Wythenshawe we want to hear your views on #CommunityDevelopment Please take a minute to complete our survey and share among your networks: forms.office.com/r/17Zj0GCz6F #ABCD #Community #UKHousing #CommunityEngagement

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May 17

It was great to see you @MaddyJMW, thank you so much for your support #Fundraising #Charity #Poverty #Manchester twitter.com/MaddyJMW/statu…

This afternoon as one of the Charity Directors at @MYSGsolicitors I visited @WoodSt_Mission who are one of our charity partners. The work they do there has never been more crucial than during this cost of living crisis. Now to get fundraising for them!
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