Food or clothing donations

You can make a real difference to Manchester’s homeless and vulnerable people by donating the essentials we need for our men’s and women’s care packages.

Our care packages provide those experiencing homelessness, food and fuel poverty with practical items to help keep them warm, clean and hydrated, all in a handy backpack which can be easily carried or stored away.

Your donations will help alleviate some of the struggles that homeless people face while on the streets of Manchester.

Items needed for our care packages:

Food Items:

Treats –chocolate, cakes, biscuits, crackers, crisps, snacks and sweets.

Tins and Jars– baked beans, soup, tomatoes, vegetables, chickpeas, fruit, custard, rice pudding, tuna, corned beef, hot dogs, curry, chilli, pasta sauce, curry sauce and stir-fry sauce.

Dry goods – rice, couscous, pasta, noodles, pot noodles, boil in the bag/microwavable rice, cereal, cereal bars, sugar, tea and coffee.


Hand sanitiser, sanitary products, deodorant, wet wipes, shampoo, conditioner, shower gel.


Hats, gloves, scarves, socks, underwear, coats, hoodies & jumpers, waterproofs.

Useful Items:

Backpacks, flasks, wind up torches, hand warmers.

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1st Floor
27 Houldsworth Street
M1 1EB