Ingatestone and Fryerning Parish Council has been received a prestigious award as part of the Local Council Award Scheme

Donation points for those fleeing Afghanistan

Ingatestone and Fryerning Parish Council have contacted Brentwood Borough Council to ask if they will establish donation points in the Brentwood area.

Donation points established so far include:

  • Refugee Action Colchester, 15 Queen Street, Colchester, CO12PH Community 360, Winsley’s House, High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG
  • Chelmsford Community Resilience Hub – please call 01245 280731
  • Uttlesford Community Hub, 45 Stortford Road, Great Dunmow, Essex, CM6 1DQ – Monday to Friday 9.30-4.30
  • Touchpoint Day Centre, Crafton Green House, Chapel Hill, Stansted CM24 8AB - Wednesday 9am-1pm, Thursday 9.30am-4.30pm

 The items that are most needed include:

  • clean clothing and underwear for adults, children and teenagers of all ages
  • toiletries, including toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, sanitary items, shower gel
  • baby milk and nappies
  • general essentials/consumables
  • toys and entertainment for children and young people
Donation points for those fleeing Afghanistan