St Neots Refugee Support – Local Collection Point

Refugee SupportWe are offering our premises – Gate Lodge in Cemetery Road, St Neots and 10-10A Princes Street, Huntingdon – as local collection points for Refugee Support.

Particularly needed are: SHOES – trainers or hiking shoes size 41-46; TENTS, COVERS, TARPAULIN JACKETS – size SMALL and MEDIUM only; TRAVELLING BAGS, SOCKS, CANDLES or other lighting implements; BELTS.

What we ALWAYS need: Tracksuit trousers, Jeans size 28-32, Blankets, Sleeping bags, Soap, Shampoo, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Plastic bags, Woolly hats, Pants, Pots, Pans.

What we DO NOT need: WOMEN and CHILDREN’S CLOTHES or SHOES, Sheets, Pillows, Suits, Town Shoes, Jumpers, Wellingtons.

Please feel free to donate any items you are able to. We are open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, but the nature of our business is that we are sometimes called out, so please don’t expect us to be there all the time. If the gates are open in St Neots, you may leave bagged items by the entrance door, but for security and so as not to encourage animals, please do not leave anything outside our Huntingdon office, or outside the gates at St Neots.

You are welcome to call us on St Neots (01480) 471001 or Huntingdon (01480) 412938 if you’d like to make sure we’ll be in before you come down.

Please respect the nature of our work, and remember that there may be bereaved people with us, and that we may be preparing to leave for a funeral.

Thank you so much for supporting this most worthwhile of causes. Let’s see what we can do as a community to help those in desperate need at this time.