About Extracare Trust
About This Shop
The ExtraCare Charitable Trust enables older people to enjoy a healthier, active, and more independent lifestyle in a network of inspirational communities that represent a modern alternative to the traditional care home.
The Charity operates 14 retirement villages and 5 smaller housing developments and over 60 charity shops. Our charity shops fund life-changing activities for our residents, supporting their health and well-being. You can support us by donating any of your unwanted goods – we never say no! that can I donate – Clothing: All good quality clothing, fashionable, vintage, retro, and wardrobe staples – anything goes. Fashion Accessories – From handbags and shoes to belts and braces to jewelry and scarves, just about anything used to brighten up an outfit. Small Electrical Items: – All of our Managers have been trained in portable appliance testing, so when you’re tired of the colour of your kettle and toaster, drop them into your local ExtraCare charity shop. Home Accessories – From ornaments to collectible trinkets, pictures, and paintings to linens and soft furnishings, if it brightens up a room we can sell it. Books – From chick lit to suspense and reference to recipe books, there’s always a good selection to choose from at an ExtraCare Charity Shop. Toys, Games, and Gifts – From children’s toys and games to adult brain teasers and gifts. Music and DVDs: Whether you’re a collector who’s having a clear-out or your music tastes have just moved on, well be happy to take all your vinyl records, CDs, and DVDs.
Collection Service: If you sort out 4 or more bin-bag size bags your local shop will come and collect them for free. Just go to www.extracare.org.uk to find your local shop.