(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)


Huddersfield’s Welcome Centre crisis scheme gets cash boost from Howitt Homeless Trust

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They are expecting a bumper demand in the festive season.

And Huddersfield’s Welcome Centre has just received a timely boost.

David Astin, chairman of the Howitt Homeless Trust, handed over a cheque for £2,000 to help the Lord Street charity gear up for its most demanding time of the year.

Most of the money will be spent on household… Read More



Making monetary donations go further with Beananomics

The Welcome Centre receives many generous donations of cash from individuals, community groups, businesses and through fundraising events which allows us to purchase food and other items that are in short supply. It gives us the freedom to shop around for items at the best price from a variety of sources. When those… Read More

Marks and Spencers Bag Pack – 20th December 2014


We are bag packing to raise money for The Welcome Centre. Food Bank and More – if you want to come along and help out we are looking for 2 hour slots.

We are looking for 2 hour slots from 2pm-4pm , 4pm-6pm and 6pm-8pm at Marks and Spencer Waterloo.

For more information please contact Emma at emma.thewelcomecentre@gmail.com or call on 01484… Read More

Suma’s “Eat beans – give beans”


During Jan and Feb, for every case of Suma’s catering baked beans sold, they will give a case to one of 4 local organisations who they work with, one of which is the Welcome Centre.

The four centres all operate slightly differently, but all have the same basic principles of preventing good food going to landfill, whilst providing help and support to their… Read More

A supermarket giant is helping a Huddersfield charity to feed those in crisis.

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The Welcome Centre and Huddersfield’s Methodist Mission will now be up to £4,000 better off over the next year after Sainsbury’s Shorehead store launched their new scheme to donate up to 20 carrier bags of fresh bread each week which will be given to those using the charity’s services.

Freshly-baked bread and artisan loaves could now be among the items… Read More