(Main centre) The Welcome Centre, 15 Lord Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1QB

(Warehouse & Donations) Unit 7 Queens Mill Industrial Estate, Queens Mill Road, Lockwood, Huddersfield, HD1 3RR

Switchboard Tel :01484 515086

Referrals Tel: 01484 340034 (between 10am and 4pm only)

Supporting people in crisis

People are in real need in our community – every week families are going hungry because they can’t make ends meet.

We rely on cash and food donations, please help us if you can. We provide practical, short-term support: basic essentials such as food, toiletries, household items, and bedding. We are also there as a listening ear and for sign-posting to specialist services to get further help, if required.

What's going on!

Linthwaite Leadboilers festival supporting the Welcome Centre

Leadboilers festival
Linthwaite Leadboilers festival takes place in June with bands, food, ale and activities. For more information visit their website https://www.prideinlinthwaite.com/leadboilers

Murder Mystery raises £700 for Welcome Centre food bank

Thank you to everyone who attended our Murder Mystery event last week at Landings 72, Kirklees College. The event was great fun and raised nearly £700 for the food bank. Our thanks to Morrisons for providing the welcome drinks, Pierrot Players for their entertainment, Delicious Desserts for amazing pudding and to all the raffle prize… Read More

Community Cards keep on giving

Another donation

The Welcome Centre we’re delighted to be invited along to one of the Community Card events last month – The Big Sort!  As and added surprise, Brian and Sandra two of Community Cards treasured volunteers presented Centre Manager Ellie with an amazing cheque for £3,000. The married couple have been ‘bagging’Community Cards – putting cards into thin polybags… Read More

Marshfest 2018 family friendly festival for a fiver – 25/26th August

 MARSHFEST 2018        AUGUST 25TH & 26TH Guerrilla Promotions in association with Marsh Blues Club and We Shall Overcome proudly presents the fantastic family friendly festival for a fiver . "Marshfest 2018"   Saturday August 25th and Sunday August 26th  12 noon until late. This family friendly fun day and music event is held within… Read More

One 17 Architects & interior Designers Christmas are delighted to continue their support of The Welcome Centre

One17 Charitable Trust

One 17 Architects & interior Designers Christmas are delighted to continue their support of The Welcome Centre this Christmas with an unrestricted donation. Caroline Lee, Head of Community Liaison at One 17 explains why.

The Welcome Centre is more than just a food bank. In addition to food and essential household items the Centre also provides friendly, non-judgemental advice and… Read More

Take a look inside the Welcome Centre

We've been really fortunate that Netherhall Learning Campus media students got in touch with us and they have helped us to make a short video. The video will give you an insight into what goes on at the centre, what it looks like and some feedback from some of our staff and volunteers.  Go on,… Read More