(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)

News

Vacancy – Centre Manager

CENTRE MANAGER               SALARY: £27-30,000

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and resourceful individual, with excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills, who is capable of creative and strategic leadership. S/he will lead the development of the Welcome Centre, ensure the effective implementation of strategy, policies and procedures, provide leadership, direction and support to all staff and volunteers and ensure the effective… Read More

We Shall Overcome Punk Rock Night 8th October

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For the second year running musicians are coming together nationally to support people in crisis. This year our local event will support The Welcome Centre. Food Bank and More and One Good Turn Charity MBE - Calderdale Expected donation is £5 - all proceeds will be donated to the two chosen charities. Donations of food,… Read More

Plain Quakers present “For Conscience Sake”

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Thank you to our friends at Plain Quakers who raised £157.50 from their performance.

Charity stall at Mum2Mum Brighouse

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The Welcome Centre has a charity stall at the next Mum 2 Mum children's sale. We will have lots of brand new or nearly toys for sale for all age ranges and all funds raised from our stall will be used to purchase items for the Welcome Centre. If you'd like to get some bargains… 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

Mick Moore and friends charity Bash

Mick Moore and friends Welcome Centre charity gig
Massive thank you to Mick Moore and friends, we had a fantastic night at Mick Moore and friends gig ....fab music, fab guests, and brilliant £869 raised ...can't thank everyone enough for hard work organising and playing great tunes till late in the night To read more about Micks band Group One visit the Examiner… Read More

Changes at the Welcome Centre

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The Welcome Centre (food bank & more) is changing Over the last 5 years the number of people needing help from the Welcome Centre has more than doubled.  In 2015/16 nearly 9000 packs were given to individuals and families providing them with basic essentials such as food, toiletries, bedding and household items.   The centre are… Read More

Moorend Academy appeal is a huge success

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A big thank you once again to all at Moorend Academy who have for a third year running held a food appeal and non uniform day in aid of the Welcome Centre.

They raised over £444 along with a huge collection of food and toiletries.

Community Cards make finals of Pride of Huddersfield awards 2016

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Examiner’s Pride of Huddersfield Award: Finalist

We’re delighted to announce that Community Cards has been short-listed for the ‘Community Project of the year’ category of the Examiner’s Pride of Huddersfield Awards!

Thank you to all of the volunteers and supporters who help Community Cards and provide much needs funds to the Welcome Centre through their work.

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Welcome gifts fill a mini-bus

2016 collection