HOME FROM HOME SHOP
Our charity shop - Home from Home situated on Gidlow Lane accepts furniture donations and pick ups can be made by appointment. They also gratefully accept donations of clothes and bric a brac. Money raised from the sale of these items goes toward helping people in need and we do give away items of furniture and household goods by referral from appropriate agencies.
We also now have a charity shop on Market Street, Wigan, situated next to Queens Hall Methodist Church. It also sells furniture, clothing, bric-a-brac etc, but on a smaller scale. Donations are accepted through the door
Furniture and donation pick-ups can be made by appointment through
The Community Warehouse on (01942) 417290.
Our Gidlow Lane shop opening hours are:-
Monday to Friday - 9.00am till 4.00pm
Saturday - 9.30am till 2.30pm
Sunday - closed
Our Market Street shop opening hours are:-
Monday to Saturday - 9:30am till 4pm
Sunday - closed
We also some have wonderful opportunities for volunteering such as;
Floor Walker - checking, straightening goods for sale etc.
Sorting - Emptying and checking bags etc. that come in and recycle or use goods. Sorting covers clothing, bric-a-brac, toys, books etc.
Shop Work - till sales, pricing of clothing, bags, bric -a brac etc.
Warehouse - Moving, lifting furniture, assisting customers to bring in / take out goods etc.
Publicity - Advertise shop on Social Media (Twitter, Facebook etc.), churches, schools, community groups, local paper etc.
Online Sales - Photograph, price and list goods for sale on Facebook, Ebay, Gumtree etc.