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WARMER WINTER

We have teamed up with SHARE Wokingham and Wokingham Borough Council to give out blankets to people who need some help to keep warm this winter. 

TO DONATE

Donations of new or nearly new good quality blankets can be made at: 

First Days Children's Charity here

(Mon-Fri 10am - 2pm) 


WBC Community buildings: 
17 Billing Avenue, RG40 4JE (time TBC) 
36 Freshnam Green, RG2 8EH (time TBC)
Rainbow Community Centre, Winnersh (time TBC)


SHARE Wokingham - Norreys Church (time tbc) 

 

TO PICK UP BLANKETS

Visit SHARE - opening times here

Visit the Christmas Presence Store in Wokingham Town Centre (details TBC)

Visit the First Days Pop Up Hub
(Nov/Dec dates TBC)  

If you are a professional working with a family or resident you can refer them to the project here

  • Being cold costs lives
    - keeping warm lowers your risk of poor health

     

  • Turning up the heating costs money
    -
    your heating bill increases by 10% for every degree you turn the heating up

     

  • Keeping warm this winter doesn't have to cost the earth
    -
    lower Co2 emissions, from not turning up the heating, will help save the planet