Footprints in the Community

Supporting people struggling with poverty and isolation in Redcar and
surrounding areas

Footprints in the Community

Stepping out into the community with compassion to meet local need

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Footprints in the Community

Welcome to Footprints in the Community. We understand that poverty and isolation can have devastating effects on individuals, families and communities. Through our various projects, our dedicated team of staff and volunteers support people who are struggling with these issues in Redcar and Cleveland. We are always looking for new ways to provide help where and when it’s needed the most.


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How You Can Get Involved

If you would like to support our projects you can:

Join our Next Step Shop Team!

We are currently recruiting volunteers to join our growing Next Step Shop team, at our new venue in Grangetown. Email for more information on this exciting new opportunity.

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Our Projects

Redcar Area Foodbank

Providing emergency food and support to people in crisis, through a network of foodbank centres.   

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First Steps

Helping families in need with pre-loved baby and children’s clothing and equipment

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Footprints Community Cafe

Fresh, healthy and affordable food in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere on Redcar High Street.

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Latest News & Information

New Next Step Shop opens in Grangetown Community Hub

We're delighted to have opened our second Next Step Shop in the Grangetown Community Hub. The doors opened on Monday 19 April, with an official ribbon-cutting by the Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland, Councillor Carole Morgan.  The Next Step Shop is one of our projects...

Redcar Area Foodbank is here to support people facing food poverty

Redcar Area Foodbank is here to provide emergency food and support to anyone facing food poverty, whatever the reason for the crisis.  That’s the message that this local charity wants everyone to be aware of.  Redcar Area Foodbank is part of local charity Footprints...

Introducing our new apprentice Cory!

As it's #NationalApprenticeshipWeek from 8-14 February 2021, we wanted to introduce you to our new apprentice Cory. Cory from Redcar has been a volunteer with various Footprints in the Community projects for the last two years, including at our Footprints Community...

New project to improve children’s literacy launched by Footprints in the Community

Redcar-based charity Footprints in the Community has launched The Book Club, an innovative project which aims to improve children’s literacy in Redcar and Cleveland. The scheme will distribute books and literacy materials to local disadvantaged families, making access...

Stepping out into the community with compassion to meet local need

Get in Touch. Get Involved.

Please use the information below if you have any enquiries about Footprints in the Community or any of our Projects

10 Queen Street, Redcar TS10 1DY

Call Us: 01642 484842