Donate Items

We are now looking for donations of new toys and gifts for our Christmas Appeal 2018 – for more information please visit our Christmas Page.

Items We Need

  • Children’s clothing – age 3 years upwards
  • Bedding & towels
  • New or excellent quality laundered used duvets – single and double
  • Toys, games and children’s books
  • Non-branded school uniform, stationery and sports kit towards our SmartStart appeal
  • Children’s toys, games and books
  • 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
  • Adults clothes and books
  • Bric a brac
  • Furniture
  • Electrical goods
  • 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!

You can also choose to donate financially to any of our projects throughout the year, or make a regular gift to support our work here.

You can drop donations 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 the full address of where we will be collecting from and your contact telephone number. 

Please note that we will be stopping collections and donations of items for our Family Basics project by 2nd November 2018.  After this point we will be concentrating on our Christmas Appeal.  We are very grateful for all of your donations throughout the year and our Family Basics project will resume early in the New Year.  Click here for more details on our Christmas Appeal and how you can help.