Donate Aid

Want to donate aid?
Thousands of displaced people are sleeping on the streets and in small hidden camps across France. Many displaced people are living on Bristol’s streets or in temporary supported living in the asylum system in Bristol.

Central to our work is delivering essential supplies and other aid to people who need it. Thank you for any donations you give - it all helps.

 

Please bring donations to

The ABC Hub 5-7 Waverley Road, Redland, BS6 6ES   
Wednesdays           11am    -     2pm
Thursdays               2pm     -     6pm
Fridays                    11am     -     2pm
Saturdays                10am    -     1pm              

If for any reason there is no one there please leave donations in waterproof bags outside the building someone will be back soon to take them in.   

If it’s easier you can drop off at   

The Plough Inn Easton. 223 Easton rd. Easton. BS5 0EG
Monday - Thursday      4pm    -   8pm
Friday                            2pm    -   8pm       
Saturday - Sunday        12pm   -   8pm                   

Donations Needed
It takes many volunteers and lots of time to sort donations so you can really help by making sure the donations are clean, not broken and on the list.

General Guidelines

- If you wouldn't  wear it yourself then we can’t take it!
- Items must be clean
- Pants must be new- Check all zips are working

Regularly needed Items for Bristol Free Shop

The Free Shop will provide destitute Asylum seekers and Refugees in Bristol. There are approx 100 homeless refugees in Bristol and another approx 500 who have accommodation but are living on £35 a week unable to work.

Toiletries:  
Shampoo
Soup
Shower gel
Sanitary towels
Toothpaste
Toothbrushes

 

Clothing:
Mens clothes medium
Sports kits
T shirts
Joggers
Men’s trainers of all sizes

A few women’s
Waterproof macs
Warm winter coats
Shoes

Food:
Coffee & Tea
Sugar
Oil
Rice
Lentils
Tinned Chopped tomatoes
Tinned beans
Spices
UHT milk
Biscuits
Pasta
Tinned fish
Veg soup

Household Items:
Washing powder
Large bags or holdalls
Bedding
Sleeping bags
Duvets
Duvet cover sets with sheets for single beds.
Sheets & and pillow cases
Lamps and lampshades lamps
Rugs
Kitchen crockery and cutlery
Glasses or nice plastic cups
cleaning products
New mop heads
Bedding
Sleeping bags
Duvets
Duvet cover sets with sheets for single beds.
Sheets & and pillow cases
Bike repair tools
Baby and Mother
Pushchairs
Nappies
Sanitary towels

Items needed for Camps in France
Theses items will be sent to displaced people sleeping on the streets of Paris and in refugee camps across France and will help them survive this winter.

Bags
Back packs Small and medium
Boxer shorts new Small and Medium (tight fit)

Men’s Clothing
Boxer shorts new Small and Medium (tight fit)
Socks
Gloves
Scarves
Hats
New thermal underwear
Mens trousers and Jeans (small and medium)
Small T-shirts
Belts
Hoodies

Footwear
Winter shoes/ walking boots sizes 38 - 45 especially 42 and 43

Coats
Warm waterproof coats S/M
Rain ponchos/ coats/packa macs
Waterproof trousers

Camping Gear
Sleeping bags (put in small plastic bags if they don’t have their own)
Blankets
Tents
Tarpaulins
Rollmats
Wind up torches

 

Phones
Unlocked mobile phones with chargers