Newstarts in partnership with Newsong Community Church
NewStarts is an exciting Christian community re-use social enterprise, based in Bromsgrove, north Worcestershire, whose passion is to help people overcome the challenges and disadvantages that shape their lives and in doing so show them the love of God. Our core activity is providing free furniture, emergency food and household supplies to families and individuals who are in greatest need either on low incomes or in financial crisis.
NewStarts is a Christian community project, located near to the Charford area of Bromsgrove. You can see the location here ►They provide practical help to people on very low incomes and others in financial crisis, especially recently homeless people, so that they can make a fresh start in a new home. NewStarts has four core activities:Furnishing a home – they collect donated good quality furniture and much of this is given to vulnerable individuals and families setting up a home.Selling good quality affordable furniture and household items at affordable prices – this enables people on benefits to buy goods which are usually expensive such as freezers and washing machines. All profit goes back into the Project.Food – providing emergency food for those in dire need.Volunteering and work placement opportunities – giving people the opportunity to develop skills in a work environment which will help them to gain employment. You can find out more about NewStarts by visiting the NewStarts website ►(NewStarts was started by NewSong but is now a totally separate entity with its own charitable registration. Nevertheless, a number of people from NewSong are still involved in NewStarts as staff and volunteers.).