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:

Donate food to Redcar Area Foodbank

If anyone is thinking about supporting foodbank, we are currently greatly in need of strong carrier bags. We are also running very low on the following items:
None at all
Long Life Milk, Long Life Fruit Juice, Bottles of Squash, Sweets of any kind, Sponge Puddings
Very low
Tinned Potatoes, Mash potato, Tinned Custard, Tinned Rice Pudding, Cuppa Soup, Jam, Shampoo, Toothpaste, Shaving Foam, Razors.

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

Footprints in the Community’s Book Club project hosts special book reading

Redcar-based charity Footprints in the Community has hosted a special reading of children’s book ‘Edmund the elephant who forgot’, read by its local author Kate Dalgleish. The reading was an initiative of The Book Club, Footprints’ innovative project which aims to...

New Community Link Advisor for Footprints in the Community and FROG

Local charity Footprints in the Community is delighted to be working in collaboration with FROG (Future Regeneration of Grangetown) who have appointed a new Community Link Advisor to help local people with a range of issues which affect their everyday lives.  The...

Footprints in the Community celebrates after receiving over £430,000 from the National Lottery

Local charity Footprints in the Community is celebrating after being awarded continuation funding of over £430,000 from the National Lottery to support its work for the next five years.  The charity will use the money to cover core operating costs, meaning that thanks...

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...

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