• Support for Families

    We support families living on a low income in Manchester and Salford, who struggle to make ends meet. We offer help with the practical things that can make a big difference to everyday life.

  • SmartStart

    In 2018, we have been able to help 3,199 children have a smart start to the beginning of the new school year by providing uniform and other school essentials.

  • Books Are GRRReat!

    Book Clubs

    We run Book Clubs in the school holidays to provide thousands of free books for children, to encourage an enjoyment of reading and improve literacy.

  • Heritage

    In 2019 we will be celebrating our 150th anniversary. We have a long and varied history but our focus has always been to support those living in poverty.


You helped us to make Christmas special for thousands of local children

5th January 2019
Thanks to the support of so many, nearly 4,000 children were given a Christmas to remember.

News Just In

21st November 2018
Read all about our work in our latest newsletter.

Making Christmas special for thousands of local children

12th November 2018
We want to ensure that thousands of children in Manchester and Salford will make many happy memories this Christmas.


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@LucyAlexanderTV Sounds like a very practical solution 👍👍#needsmust

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No words needed to be honest

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@MarpleBridgeURC Thanks so much everyone

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Just over 6 weeks to go until I join @begungho Manchester to raise money for @WoodSt_Mission ! Please take a look at my fundraising page and help me by supporting the excellent work that Wood Street does! justgiving.com/fundraising/me… Retweeted by Wood Street Mission

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We recently did an Appeal for more buggies. We asked and as always you were amazing!! Thank you so so much. We’ve now got a great supply

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