|Schools||Contact your child's school to find out about their local arrangements as some will offer recycled schemes.||Your child's school|
|County Durham Clothing Bank|
County Durham Clothing Bank is now open at their new premises from 10.00am to 2.00pm every Tuesday unless stated. Please bring your own bags to carry clothing home, please leave the coat hangers behind. All clothing is free, toiletries will be available for those who need it at the hatch in main room. School uniforms available. Please go to reception desk as you enter and sign in. Also use, sanitizer as you enter the hall and where possible wear a face covering for our safety and yours. One way system is in place, In through the front, out through the back.
County Durham Clothing Bank
26 Flambard Road
To check availability telephone or text 07707 031625
|Community School Clothing Scheme|
Provides families with free preloved school uniform:
Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 3.00pm
Saturday 10.00am to 2.00pm
Community School Clothing Scheme
8 St Johns Road
Meadowfield Industrial Estate
For more information go to Community School Clothing Scheme on Facebook or telephone 07915 736905
|Ferryhill Foodbank - Caring and Sharing Uniform Bank|
New and preloved uniforms available all year round.
- Dean Bank Primary
- Ferryhill Station Primary
- Cleves Cross Primary
- Broom Primary
- FBEC College
Ferryhill Foodbank - Caring and Sharing Uniform Bank
For more information and to check availability telephone or text 07749 401579
|Trinity Methodist Church|
Free preloved school uniforms for the following schools:
- Middlestone Moor
- King's Street Primary
- North Park
- Rosa Street
Open Tuesdays from10.00am to 12.00 noon.
Trinity Methodist Church
For more information telephone 01388 813357
|Lifeline Community Action Community Hub|
We have a school uniform section at the hub for the following schools:
- Aycliffe Village
- St. Joseph's Primary
- Woodham Primary
- Vane Road Primary
- Sugar Hill Primary
- Woodham Academy
We are open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10.00am to 12.00 noon.
Lifeline Community Action
17 Beveridge Way (next to Boyes)
For more information telephone 07936 431262 or email Corrinchamberslca@gmail.com
|Shildon Town Council|
School uniform swap shop.
Sizes from 2-3 years to 12 years plus and lots in between.
We have red, blue and green sweatshirts and a range of white polo shirts, school trousers, dresses and skirts.
- Thornhill Primary
- St Johns CE Primary
- Greenfields Primary
- Bishop Barrington Primary
- Woodham Academy
Free to all.
Open Monday to Thursday from 8.30am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm.
Shildon Town Council
Civic Hall Square
For more information telephone 01388 772563 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Rotary Club Newton Aycliffe||For families living in Newton Aycliffe the Rotary Club may be able to help.|
Telephone Geoff on 07721 459790
|St Anne's Church, Bishop Auckland|
Big uniform giveaway.
New and preloved uniforms available for primary and secondary pupils.
Clothing will be available on first come first served basis.
Saturday 13 August 2022 from 10.00am to 12.00 noon in St Anne's Church.
St Anne's Church
For more information and to check availability telephone 01388 604397
|Free School Uniform Bank|
Wednesday 17 August 2022 from 4.00pm to 6.00pm.
For schools in Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle.
Free School Uniform Bank
For more information telephone 01833 631107
|Consett area school uniform shop||Facebook page where parents can buy, swap or sell school uniform.||See Consett area school uniform shop on Facebook.|
|Salvation Army, Chester-le-Street|
Uniform open day at Salvation Army in Chester-le-Street:
- Thursday 11 August 2022 from 10.00am to 1.00pm
- Saturday 20 August 2022 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm
|School Uniform Swap Shop|
Starting week commencing 1 August 2022.
Bring along items that don't fit and take items that do.
Thursdays and Fridays from 10.00am to 2.00pm
- Greenlands Primary
- Tanfield Lea Primary
- St Marys RC Primary
- North Durham Academy
- South Stanley Primary
- Burnside Primary
School Uniform Swap Shop
For more information and to check availability telephone 01207 283016
|Uniform Bank||New and preloved uniforms available - uniform bank available all year round.|
39 Front Street
For more information and to check availability telephone Darren on 07720 650533
|Greggs Charity||Applications are assessed weekly and you can expect a response within two weeks of your application. They help people facing significant changes including buying them equipment for a new baby or uniforms for a child starting school.||To apply go to Greggs Foundation Hardship Fund|
|Fashion & Textile Children's Trust||Redundancy Grants to help families who are struggling to afford the cost of school uniforms and everyday essentials for their children. Parents/carers must have worked or work in fashion or textile to apply (this includes clothes shops, laundry services, clothing manufacturers, supermarket selling clothes, footwear company, haberdashery, bridal shop).||For more information and to apply go to Fashion & Textile Children's Trust or telephone 0300 1239002|
|Livin Tenants help with school uniform||Are you struggling to buy school uniforms? Livin have grants available and may be able to give vouchers to their tenants towards the cost of them.||If you are a tenant of Livin, complete their Livin - Request for money support form (selecting option J when asked what your query is in relation to) and one of their money support team will get back in touch with you.|
|The Community Hub|
Uniform Swap shop
Thursday 18 August from 10.30am to 11.30am.
We would be very grateful for any donations - school uniform, baby and children's clothing, adult clothing etc.
The Community Hub
For more information telephone 01388 835588