(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)


To all our supporters that offer us everything from a tin of fruit right through to large cash donations we’d like to say thank you to each of you. Your support whether a one off donation or regular giving allows us to continue helping local people in crisis.

Christmas 50p pot challenge – the results are in

50p pot challenge success
Huge thank you for everyone who took part in the 2107 50p Pot Challenge. In addition to the amount raised we are able to claim further funding via Gift Aid which will increase the total. An amazing result.

Christmas shoe box appeal NOW CLOSED

School shoe box donations
Last year's Christmas shoe box appeal was hugely popular within our community, providing gifts and food to local families with more than 400 shoe boxes being received. The Christmas shoe boxes are distributed in the run up to Christmas to families being supported by the Welcome Centre. We also pass these boxes on to other… Read More

Marshfest 2017 family fun day sponsored by Ricky’s School of Rock and Syngenta in association with Marsh Blues Club 22nd July

Marshfest Family Fun day was certainly bigger and better this year. The main stage sponsored by Ricky's School of Rock had sun shining down all day long with live music from a host of bands and entertainers. This year's Marshfest raised more than £4000 all of which has been donated to the Welcome Centre. On… Read More

Neighbourhood Food Collection – Tesco Huddersfield

The weeklong food collections at Tesco Huddersfield culminated with the day for the Welcome Centre on Sunday 9th July. The sun was shining all day long but it didn't stop the shoppers donating and was a great success thanks to both customers and the volunteers who helped man the event. We collected a whole cage… Read More

The Welcome Centre wins Weston Charity Award

The Welcome Centre
The Welcome Centre, food bank was delighted to be awarded a Weston Charity  Award last week. Ellie Pearson, Centre Manager and Jeanne Watson, Vice Chair of the Welcome Centre attended the Weston Charity Awards  ceremony in Birmingham where a variety of good causes were chosen to receive an award. The Weston Charity Awards celebrate and… Read More

Freemasons Grant More Than £100,000 To Six Yorkshire Charities including the Welcome Centre

Ellie Pearson and Andrew Tomlinson from the Welcome Centre receive a cheque from West Yorkshire Freemasons
Six charities from across Yorkshire including the Welcome Centre have received grants totalling £109,200 from Yorkshire Freemasons, at their annual Provincial Grand Lodge meeting held this week in Harrogate. The event took place in the spa town’s Royal Hall, and was followed by a dinner in the The Majestic Hotel which was attended by more than… Read More

Holmfirth High annual food appeal

Once again Holmfirth High School have held another successful campaign to raise food and toiletry donations for the Welcome Centre. Organised by Mr Clews, a teacher at the school, the appeal is in it's 5th year and provides the centre with a mini bus full of goods each time. Thank you to all the students,… Read More