Afghanistan Crisis Appeal

Packa Rucksack Make A Difference.

Please fill a rucksack (used/new) with useful items for a child (boy/girl) or adult (male/female) items can be new or in very good and clean condition.

Supporting Care4Calais & Blandford CARES.

Items that can be included:

  • Hats
  • Socks (new)
  • Gloves
  • Toiletries: Shaving foam, razors, deodorant, shower gel, toothbrush, toothpaste, tissues, wet wipes etc
  • Shoes: not high heels
  • Items of clothing: Jumpers, trousers, coats, belts, T-shirts
  • Books
  • Colouring/puzzle books, pens, pencils, card games

Items that are not needed:

  • Children’s toys
  • Towels
  • Women’s summer or evening wear
  • Trousers larger than 34-inch waist
  • Handbags
  • Electrical goods

Collection points

  • Gate House Surgery, Castle Rd, Portland, DT5 1AU (Tues & Thurs 9-12am or 2-4pm)
  • The Veterans Hub Weymouth & Portland, 114B Portland Rd, Weymouth, DT4 9AD (Mon -Fri 10-2)
  • Island Community Action, The Easton Centre, Portland, DT5 1EB (Mon- Fri 10am -2pm)

Any questions please contact Karen: 07710442990 or Julia: 07876585354.