Mount Pleasant Industrial Estate
Public phone: 023 8077 3132
Website URL: http://www.scratchcharity.co.uk
Service offered: DORCAS PROJECT – supplies basic donated furniture to families and individuals in need who have been referred to us by other agencies. There is a charge involved, please call for further information. CHRISTMAS COMPLETE – provides toys and gifts for children and young people who otherwise might go without presents. COMMUNITY RE-PAINT – redistributes donated paint to referred clients and community groups. FARESHARE – tackles food poverty and food waste, by supplying surplus food to local charities and community groups. MEGABITE MEAL SQUARES – is a means of providing hot meals to those begging on the streets and other vulnerable people.
Target group: Low waged and unemployed people, those in need in the local community.
Area served: Southampton, Waterside, Eastleigh, Winchester.
How to contact: By referral from other agencies only. Voucher scheme operates for clothing and food store.
Monday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Friday: 9.30am - 4.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: No
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1078344
Year established: 1999
Staffing: 8 full time, 8 part time.
Public transport: By train : We are a 15 minute walk from St Denys train station along Adelaide Road towards Horseshoe Bridge, then walk along the boardwalk between the River Itchen and the train lines. By bus : From Southampton Central take First bus 8, City Red 10 or Blue Star 16 or 18 to Northam Bridge.
Record last checked: 04 May 2017