News | The Welcome Centre

Feeding Families update summer 2020

11 August 2020
The government will be continuing the Free School Meals voucher system over the summer holidays

Veronika shares her experience of volunteering at The Welcome Centre

11 August 2020
Supporting our Advocacy, Guidance and Support project

Uniform Exchange provides free school uniform for Kirklees families

28 July 2020
Providing free recycled school uniform for Kirklees families

2,000 Face Coverings and 1,000 Bottles of Hand Sanitizer Donated by Syngenta

21 July 2020
Syngenta supporting The Welcome Centre through Community Engagement.

Towngate donates £1,000 to help feed 19 families for a week

13 July 2020
Towngate is no stranger to charitable donations, and, in 2020 alone has donated over £16,000 to various beneficiaries.

An update from our Chief Exec

29 June 2020
Life at The Welcome Centre

Community Group of the Decade!

29 June 2020
We won the award at the Examiner Community Awards 2020

NFU Mutual Honley supports The Welcome Centre

22 June 2020
The Welcome Centre receives support from the national NFU Mutual Fund.

Message of thanks from the Queen's representative

9 June 2020
The Lord-Lieutenant of West Yorkshire thanks charities for “the wave of kindness” across the county during the Covid-19 crisis.

Celebrating The Welcome Centre team in volunteers week

4 June 2020
During National Volunteers week, the Huddersfield Town Foundation caught up with the team at the Welcome Centre in Huddersfield.

May Day Bank Holiday closure

18 May 2020
Cut off times for referrals over Bank Holiday

Free Meals For Children This Half Term via Kirklees Council

18 May 2020
Kirklees Council has agreed to provide all eligible families in Kirklees with free school meals during half term.

Stafflex renew their support of The Welcome Centre

29 April 2020

Local recruitment agency Stafflex have shown their support of Huddersfield food bank, The Welcome Centre, by making their third annual donation of £1,000.

CAF support The Welcome Centre with £10,000

23 April 2020
Coronavirus Emergency Fund grant approved.

Businesses offering home delivery

2 April 2020
For those self-isolating, these businesses can deliver to your home

Need help making a new benefit application?

25 March 2020
Some helpful advice is out there.

One Community Response helpline now open

25 March 2020
Kirklees Council have opened a new dedicated helpline as part of their Covid-19 Community Response

Foodbanks and advice services in Kirklees to get £100,000 lifeline

11 March 2020
​​The Welcome Centre in Huddersfield is now reliant on over 50 per cent more volunteer hours per week than it needed in 2017.
The Welcome Centre (Huddersfield) is registered in England and Wales under charity number 1151282 and company number 8428517. We are based at 15 Lord Street, Huddersfield HD1 1QB. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website.
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