Donate Items

Our SmartStart (School Uniform) Project is now in full swing and we’d be really grateful for donations of new school uniform items and essential accessories such as backpacks, water bottles and stationery.  Take a look at our SmartStart Page for more information.  

Donations can be dropped off with us Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 4.30pm, find our address details here. If you aren’t able to drop off donations with us, our van collects donations from around the majority of the Greater Manchester area, please call 0161 834 3140 to book a collection or email –  please remember to include your full name, the address of where we will be collecting from and a contact telephone number. 

Items We Need

  • Children’s clothing – age 3 years upwards
  • Bedding, including new or excellent quality laundered used duvets – single and double
  • Towels 
  • Toys, games and children’s books
  • Non-branded school uniform, stationery and sports kit towards our SmartStart appeal
  • Baby equipment (prams, cots, moses baskets, highchairs, pushchairs, safety gates)
  • New toiletries and nappies, baby wipes and baby food
  • New children’s shoes

Items We Can’t Accept

  • Broken toys, soft toys or big toys eg bikes or doll houses
  • Used shoes or trainers
  • Used underwear, socks or pyjamas
  • Dirty, stained or torn clothing and bedding
  • Wool blankets
  • Adults clothes and books
  • Bric a brac
  • Furniture
  • Electrical items
  • Car seats, baby walkers, travel cots, swinging cribs, side by side double buggies

Are you from a company who supply any of the above and interested in making a donation? Please get in touch!