STARTER PACKS GLASGOW

STARTER PACKS GLASGOW

Charity information

STARTER PACKS GLASGOW

Starter Packs Glasgow provides a range of household goods, sourced primarily on a reuse basis, to clients making the transition from homelessness to permanent tenancies.

Founded 2002

  • Mission statement

    STARTER PACKS GLASGOW SOURCES HOUSEHOLD GOODS ON A PREDOMINATLY REUSE BASIS, WE THEN REDITRIBUTE THESE TO HOUSEHOLDS MAKING THE TRANSITION FROM HOMELESSNESS TO SETTING UP THEIR NEW HOMES IN PERMANENT TENANCIES.
    IN 2007 WE ASSISTED 730 HOUSEHOLDS IN THE GREATER GLASGOW AREA WE REDISTRIBUTED GOODS WITH THE VALUE OF OVER £110,000 - ALLEVATING POTENTIAL DEBT BURDEN. 29. 2 TONNES WAS DIVERTED FROM LANDFILL, MEANING THAT WE ARE ACHIEVING ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACT.
    STARTER PACKS GLASGOW IS TOTALLY COMMITTED TO HELPING PEOPLE WHO ARE / OR WHO HAVE BEEN HOMELESS, SET UP THEIR NEW HOMES WITH THE BASIC ITEM MOST OF US TAKE FOR GRANTED.

  • Aims

    STARTER PACKS GLASGOW aims to:

    • To aid the transition between homelessness and permanent tenancies through the provision of household goods and furniture sourced on a reuse basis.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2002

    Board members: 3

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 10

    Phone number: 01414401008

    Address: 47 Burleigh Street Govan Glasgow G51 3LA

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