(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

Latest News

New volunteering opportunities added

volunteering posts

We’ve just updated our volunteering opportunities page with three new vacancies.

 

Collection drivers Our collection drivers perform an important role collecting stock donations from local businesses, schools, and community groups and delivering them to our storage warehouse in Lockwood. Collection drivers also help us by transporting stock between our warehouse and our main site in Huddersfield town centre. Collection… Read More

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Meet Cath our Development Worker

7th July 2018 – Rotary Dragon Boat Challenge, team members needed

Team needed for fundraising challenge
The Welcome Centre has been invited to take part in the annual Rotary dragon boat race and we need your help! To be held on the 7th July 2018 on Pugneys Country Park Lake in Wakefield, the Huddersfield and Wakefield Chantry Rotary clubs are ready to welcome our team and others from across West Yorkshire… Read More

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

Marshfest family festival
MARSHFEST 2018 Saturday August 25th and Sunday August 26th 12 noon until late Marsh Blues Club in association with The Welcome Centre and We Shall Overcome proudly presents "Marshfest 2018" Annual charity music festival for the Welcome Centre Marshfest aiming to be bigger and better this year This family friendly festival and music event is… Read More

Saturday 30th June – 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

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