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Foundations Furniture Project

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About us: 

Foundations Furniture was established in 1996 (charity number 1090034) and offers low-cost recycled furniture to households in Gateshead. Extra discount is available for low income households. 

Foundations also offer a range of new furniture, electricals and white goods and ethical, affordable weekly payment options via NEFirst Credit Union. 

No appointment necessary, our showroom opens every weekday  between 9am and 4pm.

We collect unwanted, usable furniture free of charge from across Tyne and Wear. 

Contact Person: 
Linda Wilde
0191 4778337
Units 1 & 2 Teams Craft Workshops
Askew Road West
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Regular Activities run by Foundations Furniture Project

Free Collection of Unwanted/Usable Household Furniture

Foundations Furniture is a community furniture charity providing pre-loved household... Read more

  1. Mondays
  2. Tuesdays
  3. Wednesdays
  4. Thursdays
  5. Fridays

Telephone Lines are open 9am to 4:30pm
Every week
NOT bank holidays

No upcoming events are currently being listed by this organisation.

Foundations Furniture Project's News

The Health Benefits of Creating Safe, Comfortable Home Lives for People in Hardship

Date posted: 25th July 2018

Every day Foundations collects furniture from generous local people, and makes it available at a significant discount for people in poverty, crisis and disadvantage in Gateshead.

Funding granted to local charity to help Gateshead residents to furnish their homes.

Date posted: 19th October 2017

Foundations is a charity in Gateshead helping over 1300 people every year to access low cost furniture.

Local Supermarket Customers raise funds for Furniture Charity

Date posted: 12th October 2017

In April, Foundations Furniture was told that customers at local supermarket, The Co-op, had raised funds for the charity via the Co-op Local Community Fund scheme. 


Foundations Furniture Project's Services

Free Collection of your Unwanted Furniture and Household Items

If you're about to do a spring clean this year, planning on having a sort out or thinking of redecorating in time for Summer, please don't throw out your unwanted, usable items. 

31/01/2018 - 08:11

Charity Offers Ethical Weekly Payment Service for Household Items

Foundations Furniture is a charity in Gateshead which collects donated household items from local residents and makes them available to people experiencing hardship.

18/10/2017 - 11:51

FREE Collection of Unwanted Furniture

If you are taking advantage of the January furniture sales and are replacing household items, please call Foundations.

31/03/2017 - 15:29


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