We are grateful for:


You may make a single or regular financial donation through our ‘Online giving‘ page.

If you prefer to give by post or in person, please make cheques payable to Freedom Community Alliance.

In the present situation with Covid-19 precautions in place, please contact us on 01271 321171 before bringing any donations to the Freedom Centre..Thank you.


Canned or packet food (in date)
Fresh, chilled and frozen food by arrangement only please.
Please check that nothing you donate contains alcohol.


Sorry, we are not able to accept clothing donations for the moment due to extensive building work in the area normally used for storing and sorting donations.

Clothes (new or used but in good condition)
Underwear (new only please)
Shoes (in pairs)
Toiletries (unopened)
Sleeping bags (but NO duvets)
Bedding (sheets, duvet covers and pillowcases but no duvets or pillows please)
Tents (small)

Please bring your donations during our reception opening hours, 9.30 am to 3.30 pm Monday to Thursday or 9.30-1 on Friday.

We’re closed on Friday afternoons and over the weekend.
Clothing may be placed in the collecting bin in our car park at other times.
We have a food collection bin behind the tills at Sainsbury’s Barnstaple.

But please…

  • don’t leave us things we haven’t asked for – it costs us money to dispose of them!
  • don’t leave things outside our front door – it makes it hard to get in (or out)!