• Mum and Baby

    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.

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  • 150 Years of Supporting Local Children

    In 2019 we are recognising our 150th anniversary as a charity. We have a long and varied history but our focus has always been to support families living in poverty in Manchester and Salford.

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  • SmartStart

    Our SmartStart School Uniform project is now in full flow and we are actively seeking School Uniform items along with the 'Back to School' essentials such as lunch bags, stationery and school bags.

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  • #150forWoodStreet


    Help us celebrate our 150th anniversary by joining our #150forWoodStreet campaign!

    You create your own challenge with the theme of '150' - the more unique and creative the better!

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Roll Up, Roll Up, Read All About It ……

9th June 2019
So what have we been up to over the last 6 months? Read all about it in our latest Newsletter
Book Appeal 2019 Banner

Books to Transform the Lives of Local Children

9th June 2019
Inspiring local children to love books and help improve their life chances.

August- Nearly as expensive as Christmas?

17th April 2019
2019 is the 5th year for SmartStart, the school uniform project that last year helped 3,199 children from Manchester and Salford look and feel great.


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Morning Twitterverse, we are getting low on buggies and high chairs folks, if you can help we’d be so grateful, please DM us. Thanks all #Manchester #Salford #Poverty

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@LW1420 Yes it is as we really want something in the town centre. Thank you though.

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Get your big coat on and get out and about today. The fresh air does us all good manchestereveningnews.co.uk/whats-on/famil…

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@msm4rsh PJ days are great!! One of our team found Orange Twirls in Warrington but we can’t possibly let slip where!

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@MancLibraries Fabulous!! Well done Muneeb.

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We are looking for a venue in central Manchester that can accommodate 300 people. Please DM us if you can help, thanks. #Manchester #Events #Christmas

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