The Foxton Centre

The Foxton Centre

Charity information

The Foxton Centre

The Foxton Centre has been working with rough sleepers, street sex workers, young people, people with alcohol abuse issues and other people in the community who need our support for over 40 years.

Founded 1969

  • Mission statement

    The Foxton Centre is a Christian based organisation, working with and for people of all faiths and of none.
    The Foxton Centre aims to work with the most marginalised communities in Preston to provide them with opportunities to flourish as human beings by:

    Being a resource of people, place and community, especially for those on the margins of society
    Actively working with individuals, groups and communities to promote social justice
    Helping people move beyond their limitations; to grow, learn and flourish.

    We value
    Working with and welcoming marginalised people
    Creating better lives through challenging injustice and promoting social justice
    Not judging people
    Learning and stretching people’s experiences so they can flourish
    Challenging inequalities and unfairness
    Creating a safe place
    Being person-centred
    Health and wellbeing
    Flexibility, focus, responsiveness and specialisms
    Being the best we can be
    Doing what we can to help
    Compassionate professionalism

  • Aims

    The Foxton Centre aims to:

    • To be a resource of people, place and community, especially for those on the margins of society
    • To actively work with individuals, groups and communities to promote social justice
    • To help people move beyond their limitations; to grow, learn and flourish.
  • Overview

    Established: March 1969

    Registered Charity Number: 1153080

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 11

    Volunteers: 30

    Phone number: 01772555925

    Address: The Foxton Centre Knowsley Street PR1 3SA

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