Menu

Emmaus  homelessness charity shop in Preston closes

Posted on - 26th February, 2014 - 6:49am | Author - | Posted in - Friargate, News

emmaus

Advertisement

Emmaus Preston, who provide homes to people who have been homeless or socially excluded, have been hit by the recent bad weather.

Their shop on Frairgate is currently closed while repairs take place. This also affects Cafe 49, the very welcoming little in-store cafe offering tea, cakes and sandwiches.

Emmaus tell us they plan to reopen soon.

emmaus

The charity are working to end homelessness and for every £1 spent with them there is an £11 social, economic and environmental return on investment. If you buy from them, not only will you be getting a good quality, affordable item, you will be helping someone who has been homeless to get their life back on track again.

Emmaus rely on your continued support and kind donations to keep them going and they always do their best to sell, recycle or otherwise get an income from everything given to them.

Emmaus also have a warehouse at Ribbleton which is still open for donations.

Deepdale Secondhand Furniture Warehouse shop
Deepdale Mill Street 
Off Ribbleton Lane
Preston 

Preston PR1 5ST 
Friargate shop – Emmaus Preston
49-50 Friargate
Preston
PR1 1AT

Tel: 01772 796622
Opening tiems: Mon-Sat 9.30am-5pm

Share
Preston in pictures Stepping Stones & Inglis Bridge @ St Catherines Park - Lostock HallThrough to Baluga BarSouth Ribble War Memorial - Lostock HallSausages & Onions @ St Catherine's Hospice Winter Fair.Lone Soldier - South Ribble War Memorial - Lostock HallSouth Ribble War Memorial - Lostock HallSouth Ribble War Memorial - Lostock HallHowick House of Horrors 2016 View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.