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:

Are you able to make a one-off or regular donation?

Are you able to help us support local people who are struggling to feed themselves and their families? We know that these are difficult times for everyone and we appreciate each and every one of the generous donations we receive of food, toiletries and money. One-off and regular monetary donations help our projects to plan better and to buy the items that they are most in need of. If you would like to support us, please visit

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 projects are here to help people facing food poverty

Footprints in the Community 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.  Footprints in the Community started in 2011 and now...

Redcar Shed open for new members

Redcar Shed are appealing for new members to come along and find out how they can benefit.  The Shed is a sociable woodworking shop based at Queen Street in Redcar, where members can work on their own projects in an informal and supportive environment. The Shed is one...

Footprints in the Community holds successful Information & Networking Event

Local charity Footprints in the Community were delighted to hold a successful Information and Networking Event on Wednesday 23 March at the Grangetown United Community Hub. The event was last held in November 2019 and made a welcome return after more than a two-year...

Reflections Dementia Support Group looking for new members

Reflections is a free support group in Redcar for anyone living, or caring for someone, with dementia. They are currently appealing for new members to come along for a visit and see if they can benefit from the support the group can offer. Reflections runs weekly in...

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