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Give Clothes Giving clothes is a great way of helping out the community, donations of clothing can make a great difference to an individual or organisation.

GiveNow.com.au has compiled the following register of places and organisations where you can donate your clothes. Click on your state below to find out where you can donate your unwanted clothes.

 

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Australian Capital Territory

ADRA Op Shop - Braddon

Where/How you can Donate: Good quality second hand clothing can be donated at the ADRA Op Shop Shop 2, 14 Lonsdale Street, Braddon.

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Phone: (02) 6257 3890
Website: http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

Another Chance Op Shop - Scullin

Where/How you can Donate: Good quality donations may be donated at Another Chance Op Shop at Ross Smith Crescent, Scullin Shops ACT 2614 during opening hours (Mon-Fri 10am-4.30pm & Sat 10am-1pm). Please kindly phone the op shop before you bring your donations to ensure we have enough space to accept them.

What happens with your donation: Another Chance Op Shop is a project of Mosaic Baptist Church, with profits from sales going directly towards supporting people in need both locally and overseas.

Phone: (02) 6278 4135
Email: office@mosaicbaptist.org.au
Website: https://www.facebook.com/Another-Chance-OpShop-692936297445995/

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Uplift Project

Where /How you can donate: Uplift collects all gently used bras. The most needed items, (any wearable item accepted) are E cup plus, 18 plus, nursing bras, pocketed / mastectomy bras, breast forms a(including soft forms), turbans & wigs. Please no bodysuits or torsolettes. Uplift Project has drop off points around Australia and postal addresses, local and international, listed on the Donate Bras page, www.upliftbras.org

What happens with your donation: For women in the developing world a bra is often unobtainable or unaffordable. This project collects new and second hand bras and sends them wherever we have requests. We also serve women's refuges and remote communities in Australia.

Email: act@upliftbras.org
Website: http://www.upliftbras.org/

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/How you can donate: There are 25 Vinnies Shops / Centres of Charity throughout the Canberra/Goulburn Central Council where you can donate clothing or you can deposit items in your local St Vinnies clothing bin. .

What happens with your donation? Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

The Smith Family

Where/How you can Donate: Whether you are a generous member of the public or representing a business, you can donate clothing to The Smith Family in NSW by calling our Material Donation Line on 1300 737 166. Our friendly group of volunteers will be happy to provide you with the details of the clothing bin nearest to you, or if you are in one of the ACT/NSW collection areas we can discuss the possibility of arranging collection from your home or business.

What happens with your donation: Good clean, wearable clothing and accessories, with no rips/stains or tears, either new or used, are the most valuable donations we receive. These items are always in demand and are suitable for sale in our retail stores.

Phone: 1300 737 166
Email: customerservice@thesmithfamily.com.au
Website: https://www.thesmithfamily.com.au

 

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New South Wales

ADRA Op Shop - Albury, Ballina, Belmont, Cessnock, Coonabarabran, Guyra, Port Macquaries, Toukley, Tweed Heads South, Wodonga

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

DRUG ARM Australasia

Info: We collect donated items to pass out to our clients who are homeless or living in shelters. Our major appeal is the Winter Appeal that is held each year from June-July.

Items we currently are in need of:
  • Jumpers/track pants
  • Men’s clothing & footwear
  • Backpacks
  • New sock/underwear (in package)

Phone: 1300 656 800
Email: adminnsw@drugarm.com.au
Website: http://www.drugarm.com.au

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Learning Links

Where/ How you can Donate: To donate clothing to Learning Links, please contact us via phone. Clothing bins are located throughout Sydney.

What happens with your donation: The proceeds from Learning Links' clothing bins help children who have difficulty learning and their families. Anything sold through these bins directly subsidises specialist services so we can help as many children as possible who have learning disabilities, difficulties and developmental delays. We appreciate your support.

Phone: (02) 9534-1710
Website: http://learninglinks.org.au/clothing-bins.htm

 

Lifeline NSW

Where/How can you donate: Clothing Bins are located around NSW - please call us for the location of your closest bin.

What happens to your donation: Donations will be sold in Lifeline's op shops around the state.

Email: http://www.lifeline.org.au/lib/contact_us
Website: www.lifelinensw.org.au

 

Mission Australia

Where/How you can Donate: Simply drop your pre-loved donations at one of our op shops or donation bins. See our locations for our op shops.
  • Do not leave goods if they don’t fit in our donation bin - they may get weather-damaged
  • If an item is stained, torn or broken, we can’t accept it
  • If an item is breakable/fragile, please wrap before donating

What happens with your donation: Donated items are generally sold through our 11 Retail outlets. We provide quality products at a reduced cost to our customers. We support local refuges and on a case by case scenario can support those in need who require assistance with clothing and furniture. Excess items are also exported to raise revenue for our service and reduce wastage. We also:
  • Help local people in need - all proceeds go directly towards our services
  • Provide local employment – they offer job training and volunteering opportunities
  • Environmentally friendly - recycling pre-loved goods reduces landfill and CO2 emissions
  • Nothing is wasted - unwearable clothing (must be cleaned and unstained) is cut down and sold as cleaning rags

Phone: (02) 4286 6100
Email: opshops@missionaustralia.com.au
Website: https://www.missionaustralia.com.au

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

Uplift Project

Where /How you can donate: Uplift collects all gently used bras. The most needed items, (any wearable item accepted) are E cup plus, 18 plus, nursing bras, pocketed / mastectomy bras, breast forms a(including soft forms), turbans & wigs. Please no bodysuits or torsolettes. Uplift Project has drop off points around Australia and postal addresses, local and international, listed on the Donate Bras page, www.upliftbras.org

What happens with your donation: For women in the developing world a bra is often unobtainable or unaffordable. This project collects new and second hand bras and sends them wherever we have requests. We also serve women's refuges and remote communities in Australia.

Email: nsw@upliftbras.org
Website: http://www.upliftbras.org

 

The Smith Family

Where/How you can Donate: To donate clothing to The Smith Family, please contact The Smith Family on 1300 737 166. Clothing can be collected in Sydney, Wollongong, Newcastle, Wagga Wagga, Albury and the Central Coast NSW.

What happens with your donation: Good clean, wearable clothing and accessories, with no rips/stains or tears, either new or used, are the most valuable donations we receive. These items are always in demand and are suitable for sale in our retail stores.

Phone: 1300 737 166
Email: customerservice@thesmithfamily.com.au
Website: https://www.thesmithfamily.com.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/How you can Donate: To arrange for collection, please contact your nearest Vinnies depot or store. [Note: Not all regions are able to collect furniture, food and/or white goods, or supply Vinnies bins.] Your donation of any of the following items will be greatly appreciated: Furniture; White goods; Books; Household goods; Bric-a-brac; Clothing; Toys; Blankets; Food (non perishable) - not past the expiry date please.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Phone: (02) 9568 0262
Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

Father Riley's Op Shop (Youth off the Streets)

Where/How you can donate: You can support our Op Shops by donating to them, buying from them and volunteering in them. Our shops are located in Sydney (Sefton and Casula), Bowral, Wyoming and the Hunter/Newcastle region (Newcastle, Cessnock, Singleton and Maitland).

Please do not dump your waste at our stores: our dumping costs are over $21,000- per year and we want to use these funds for our programs, not for waste disposal. We make every attempt to on-sell to recyclers what we can, but there is still a significant amount of waste dumped outside of operating hours that we cannot sell.

What happens with your donation: The Opportunity Shop service aims to provide affordable second-hand clothing, bric-a-brac, linen and furniture goods to those who are struggling financially.

Phone: (02) 9721 5700
Email: info@youthoffthestreets.com.au
Website: www.youthoffthestreets.com.au

 

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Northern Territory

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Uplift Project

Where /How you can donate: Uplift collects all gently used bras. The most needed items, (any wearable item accepted) are E cup plus, 18 plus, nursing bras, pocketed / mastectomy bras, breast forms a(including soft forms), turbans & wigs. Please no bodysuits or torsolettes. Uplift Project has drop off points around Australia and postal addresses, local and international, listed on the Donate Bras page, www.upliftbras.org

What happens with your donation: For women in the developing world a bra is often unobtainable or unaffordable. This project collects new and second hand bras and sends them wherever we have requests. We also serve women's refuges and remote communities in Australia.

Email: national@upliftbras.org
Website: http://www.upliftbras.org/

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/ How you can Donate: To locate your nearest drop off point please refer to the service search form.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

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Queensland

ADRA Op Shop - Mackay, Mareeba, Sandgate, Toowoomba and Townsville

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

Asthma Foundation

Where/How you can Donate: Donate clothing and other resalable goods directly into donation bins or directly to your nearest Asthma Foundation shop.

What happens with your donation: Each year the Foundation raises over $300,000 from its Art Union and Op Shops to fund local research projects which improve the lives of people with asthma both in Queensland and throughout the world.

Phone: 07 3252 7677
Website: http://www.asthmaaustralia.org.au

 

Dress for Success Brisbane

Where/How you can Donate: Donations of good quality 2nd hand work appropriate clothing, handbags and shoes can be donated at our boutique in Fortitude Valley (Unit 1, 47 Anderson St, Fortitude Valley 4006)

What happens with your donation: Suited to Success Inc is an incorporated not-for-profit commun ity association which has been offering business clothing, support and presentation and interview advice to unemployed women struggling to enter or return to the workforce, since June 2008. Our program is called Dress for Success Brisbane.

Please help us use our precious dollars wisely by reducing the significant cost, spent each year, on the disposal of donated goods not suitable for sale.

Phone: (07) 3216 1969
Email: info@suitedtosuccess.org
Website: http://suitedtosuccess.org

 

Endeavour Foundation Recycled Clothing

Where/How you can Donate: If you have quality items that you simply don’t need anymore, please donate them to Endeavour Foundation to create opportunities for people with a disability. We gratefully accept donations of good quality clothing, shoes, accessories and bric-a-brac in all our stores. Or perhaps consider donating your time instead by; we can always use another pair of hands! Pop in to see our friendly team with your donations during opening hours and check out what’s new. Find your local store here or call 1800 63 63 40.

What happens with your donation: Our Recycled Clothing stores raise funds to provide opportunities for people with a disability through education, training and lifeskill development, employment, accommodation support, respite and recreation. Learn more at www.endeavour.com.au.

Phone: 1800 112 112
Website: https://www.endeavour.com.au/Shop-with-us/Recycled-Clothing-Stores

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Lifeline Community Care Queensland

Where/ How can you donate: Please contact us to find the location of your nearest Lifeline shop where you can drop off your donated items.

What happens with your donation:In Queensland, UnitingCare Community runs Lifeline services such as telephone crisis support, community recovery and suicide bereavement. These services are funded by sales of second-hand clothing, furniture and books.

Website: http://www.uccommunity.org.au

 

Link Vision (formerly Aid for the Blind)

Where/How you can Donate: Donations can be placed in our donation bins, Op Shops, Warehouse or Head Office. Alternately, you can call our warehouse and we will collect from private residences. All relevant details are on our website

What happens with your donation: All items donated are sold through our Op Shops. All proceeds from these Op Shops assist those in our community with Low or No Vision lead more meaningful and independent lives. Proceeds help to fund our heavily subsidised accommodation units and free education services for those with Low or No Vision. As a self-funded charity, Link Vision relies heavily on support from generous Queenslanders.

Phone: (07) 3846 1258
Email: office@linkvision.org.au
Website: www.linkvision.org.au

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/ How you can Donate: To arrange for collection, please contact your nearest Vinnies depot or store. [Note:Not all areas in National are able to collect furniture, food and/or white goods, or supply Vinnies bins.] Your donation of any of the following items will be greatly appreciated: Furniture; White goods; Books; Household goods; Bric-a-brac; Clothing; Toys; Blankets; Food (non perishable) - not past the expiry date please.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus

Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

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South Australia

ADRA Op Shop - Brahma Lodge, Kadina, Millicent, Mt Barker, Port Elliot, Parafield, Coober Pedy and Whyalla

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

Diabetes SA

Where/How you can Donate:If you find yourself cleaning out cupboards, wardrobes or sheds and are left with clothing, homewares, books, toys and small furniture items that are too good to throw away, then why not give them to Diabetes SA. Your donation goes further when you donate at our Attended Donation Centres at Hilton, Salisbury North or at kerbside when you receive a blue bag in your letterbox. To find out more about our donation locations or to organise a collection phone 8234 1977 or visit www.diabetessa.com.au. Diabetes SA is unable to offer a collection service for larger items of furniture. These items can be accepted at our Salisbury North location or one of the Savers stores.

What happens with your donation: Diabetes SA works in partnership with Savers Australia who pays Diabetes SA for each donation delivered. This provides a sustainable income source that allows Diabetes SA to deliver services to all people and their families living with diabetes in South Australia.

Phone: (08) 8234 1977
Email: info@diabetessa.com.au
Website: http://www.diabetessa.com.au/clothing-collections/what-is-clothing-collections.html

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/How you can Donate: There are 35 Vinnies Shops / Centres of Charity throughout South Australia where you can donate goods or you can deposit items in your local St Vinnies clothing bin.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Phone: (08) 8112 8700
Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

RSPCA SA

Where/How you can Donate:Help all creatures great and small by donating your quality used clothing to one of RSPCA SA's 5 Thrift stores. For store locations please refer to RSPCA SA's website

What happens with your donation:Your contribution will help support the welfare of thousands of animals across Australia.

Website: http://www.rspcasa.org.au

 

Uniting Communities - Goodwill Clothing

Where/How you can Donate:Goodwill Clothing Deposit Banks (donation bins) are situated in over 315 locations in the City of Adelaide, outer suburbs and some rural locations. Goodwill encourages you to donate any unwanted clothes into these bins whenever possible. All clean items are accepted.There is always a demand for childrenÕs clothing, larger sized ladies wear, menswear and brand name merchandise, as well as linen and blankets.

What happens with your donation:Goodwill provides many thousands of dollars worth of goods to disadvantaged people through Byron Place Community Centre, Uniting Communities Financial Counselling and associated services. The RSPCA also receives free dog blankets regularly.

Phone: (08) 8202 5070
Email: goodwill@unitingcommunities.org
Website: http://www.unitingcommunities.org/get-involved/goodwill/

 

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Tasmania

ADRA Op Shop - Glenorchy, Ulverstone

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/How you can Donate: There are 33 Vinnies Shops / Centres of Charity throughout Tasmania where you can donate goods or you can deposit items in your local St Vinnies clothing bin.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Phone: 03 6333 0822
Email: donations@svdptas.org.au
Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

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Victoria

ADRA Op Shop - Bairnsdale, Mildura, Mitcham

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

Brotherhood of St Laurence

Where/How you can Donate: Our stores are happy to receive direct donations during trading hours. So after clearing out your cupboards and wardrobe, why not take your unwanted items to your local Brotherhood op shop? View our full list of community store locations.

Every summer and winter the Brotherhood runs a Corporate Clothing Appeal throughout metropolitan Melbourne. We place bins-on-wheels in the workplaces of participating companies for employees to deposit unwanted, good quality business and casual clothing.

If you would like to arrange for collection of donated goods, please phone 1300 DONATE (1300 366 283).

What happens with your donation: The Brotherhood's 20 community stores in Melbourne and on the Mornington Peninsula sell new and second-hand donated goods at affordable prices. Our hunter gatherer store sells hand-picked vintage clothing donated by supporters.

Phone:1300 DONATE (1300 366 283)
Website: http://stores.bsl.org.au/our-locations/

 

Diabetes Australia

Where/How you can Donate: Book a FREE collection online 24 hours a day 7 days a week at diabetesvic.org.au/get-involved/clothing-collection, or call 9923 8400. We collect Clothing, Mobile Phones, Shoes, Toys, Books, Crockery, Linen, Pots and pans, and Small items of furniture (small enough for one person to lift and carry). We have up to 9 truck drivers collecting daily from metropolitan Melbourne, outer suburbs and many country and regional areas.

What happens with your donation: Your donations help fund diabetes awareness programs, support people with diabetes and assist with finding a cure through research. Diabetes Australia Vic is the peak consumer body and leading charity representing all people affected by diabetes and those at risk.

Phone: 1300 CLOTHING (1300-256-844)
Website: https://www.diabetesvic.org.au/clothing-collection

 

Diversitat – Stitch

Where/How you can Donate: People are welcome to drop off clothing and material donations Dani Salvo at Diversitat Geelong West at 153 Pakington Street (the old Geelong West Town Hall).

What happens with your donation: Stitch is dedicated to giving women dignified work when feeling vulnerable and isolated; we reclaim fabric and clothing and re-design it. Stitch aims to promote and inspire tolerance between cultures through a creative and sustainable means. This cross-cultural group of women welcome the opportunity to participate in the program and are the main beneficiaries promoting cultural craft, sewing and altering culturally infused clothing and general clothing.

Phone:(03) 5221 6044
Email: luisa.lafornara@diversitat.org.au
Website: http://www.diversitat.org.au/arts-and-events/120-art-courses/1709-stitch

 

Epilepsy Foundation of Victoria

Where/How you can donate: Donations are welcome at any of our stores; stores are located at the following locations:
  • 82 South Parade, Blackburn
  • 258 Como Parade West, Parkdale
  • 2 Lurline Street, Cranbourne
If you would like goods collected please call our Op Shop Truck on 0425 799 415.

What happens with your donation: Goods donated will be sold in our Op shops

Phone: 0425 799 415
Website: http://www.epinet.org.au/articles/support_our_op_shops

 

Fitted for Work

Where/How you can donate:Your donation can be delivered to any of these locations during opening hours. Donated clothes can also be delivered to Dear Gladys however they must be dropped off at the front door unless an appointment is made for direct delivery to the rear warehouse.
The golden rule for donations isÉif you wouldn't wear it to work today, then our clients wouldn't wear it either. If you would like to make a donation, please review the guidelines on the Fitted For Work website

What happens with your donation:Fitted for Work provides clients with a complete personal dressing service at our three boutiques located in Melbourne, Parramatta and Morwell. The supply of clean, quality work-appropriate clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories is critical to the success of our service.

Phone: (03) 9662 4289 / 4028
Email: info@fittedforwork.org
Website: http://www.fittedforwork.org

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Lifeline Gippsland Inc

Where/ How you can Donate: Help the environment and your community by donating your quality used clothing to Lifeline Gippsland. You'll introduce less waste into the environment and help raise money for our vital community projects. Clothing can be donated at any Lifeline Gippsland Store.

What happens with your donation: All our shops are staffed by volunteers and the income raised from the shops supports Lifeline Gippsland's 24-hour telephone counselling service.

Phone: (03) 5136 3500
Email: receptionllg.org.au
Website: www.llg.org.au

 

Uplift Project

Where /How you can donate: Uplift collects all gently used bras. The most needed items, (any wearable item accepted) are E cup plus, 18 plus, nursing bras, pocketed / mastectomy bras, breast forms a(including soft forms), turbans & wigs. Please no bodysuits or torsolettes. Uplift Project has drop off points around Australia and postal addresses, local and international, listed on the Donate Bras page, www.upliftbras.org

What happens with your donation: For women in the developing world a bra is often unobtainable or unaffordable. This project collects new and second hand bras and sends them wherever we have requests. We also serve women's refuges and remote communities in Australia.

Email: vic@upliftbras.org
Website: http://www.upliftbras.org/

 

St Kilda Mums

Where/How you can donate: Please see our website St Kilda Mums for a complete list of what we can and can't rehome. We are 100% volunteer run so the drop off times and dates change from week to week. Please contact us by email mums@stkildamums.org for the upcoming donation days.

What happens with your donation: After we safety check, clean and sort your donations, we give them to maternal & child health nurses and local social service agencies, who give them to the families they are supporting. We never have enough cots so we fundraise to buy cots, and to pay for spare parts and repairs of prams, highchairs and other essential nursery gear.

Phone: (03) 9041 4121
Email: donate@stkildamums.org
Website: http://www.stkildamums.org/help/keep-a-child-warm

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

RSPCA Victoria

Where/How you can donate: To find your closest RSPCA Op Shop, please check our website http://www.rspcavic.org/rspca_services/opshops.htm for a list. Please help the RSPCA use our precious dollars wisely by reducing the significant cost, spent each year, on the disposal of donated goods not suitable for sale.

What happens with your donation: RSPCA Victoria has a network of 13 Op Shops state wide who, through the sale of second hand goods to the public, help contribute to the welfare of animals by raising much needed funds in their local communities. Through the tireless efforts of our large and dedicated team of volunteer staff we are able to raise income that contributes to supporting our local regional shelters.

Phone: (03) 9224 2222
Website: http://www.rspcavic.org/shop/rspca-op-shops

 

Sacred Heart Mission

Where/How you can Donate: We accept donations during business hours at our 10 op shops – see our locations for the most convenient for you.

What happens with your donation: Donations to our op shops help Sacred Heart Mission fund vital programs and integrated services for people experiencing homeless, disadvantage and social isolation in St Kilda and surrounding areas of Melbourne’s inner south-east plus north-east regions.

Phone: (03) 9536 8437
Email: opshops@sacredheartmission.org
Website: https://www.sacredheartmission.org

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/ How you can Donate: There are 95 Vinnies Shops / Centres of Charity throughout Victoria where you can donate goods or you can deposit items in your local St Vinnies clothing bin.

What happens with your donation: Families and individuals in need are given donated items free of charge while surplus items are sold in Vinnies Shops to raise funds to help St Vincent de Paul Society's good works.

Website: www.vinnies.org.au

 

YMCA Victoria

Where/ How you can Donate: Drop off your pre-loved clothing at the charity collection bins at your local YMCA. Please note we do not accept household items such as bric-a-brac, children's toys, small electrical items and furniture.

What happens with your donation: All donated clothes are sold and 100% of the net proceeds are used to fund access to local YMCA programs for disadvantaged members of the community.

Phone: (03) 9403 5000
Website: http://www.victoria.ymca.org.au/discover/community-programs/community-clothing.html

 

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Western Australia

ADRA Op Shop - Bindoon, Busselton

What happens with your donation: Funds raised from ADRA Op Shops are used to fund a range of local ADRA community projects such as women refuges, at-risk youth intervention, drug and alcohol counselling as well as literacy and job skill training.

Website:
http://www.adra.org.au/contact/adra-op-shops

 

Anglicare WA

Where/How you can Donate:We pick up resalable second-hand clothes to fund services that help over 32,000 West Australians every year.To organise a collection please phone 6253 3535 or you can drop off your goods at the following locations.

What happens with your donation: We support people, families and their communities to cope with the challenges of life by building their resilience and capacity.

Phone: (08) 6253 3535
Website: www.anglicarewa.org.au/

 

GIVIT

Where/How you can Donate: GIVIT, which connects those who have with those in need, will find a worthy recipient for your good quality items including clothing and furniture and match it with a recipient in need.

What happens with your donation: Items are given directly to assist those in need, via more than 1,000 trusted Australian charities.

Email: info@givit.org.au
Website: http://www.givit.org.au

 

Good Samaritan Industries

Where/How you can Donate: To make it as easy as possible for you to donate goods and furniture to Good Sammy, we offer several convenient options: Home collection service; Good Sammy stores; Yellow donation bins.

What happens with your donation: Your donations help us to provide employment choices for people with disabilities.

Phone: (08) 9463 0500
Email: info@gsi.org.au
Website: http://www.goodsamaritan.com.au

 

People Who Care

Where/How you can Donate: To arrange for collection, please contact People Who Care on 9379 1944 or alternately goods can be dropped at 48 James Street in Guildford. We accept donations of the following goods: Household Furniture, White goods, Books, Bric-a-brac, Clothing, Toys, Blankets, and Garden Equipment.

What happens with your donation: All goods are cleaned and sorted and then sold at low cost to people or families in need. All proceeds raised are used to subsidize our government funded programs.

Phone: (08) 9379 1944
Email: pwcinc@peoplewhocare.org.au
Website: http://www.peoplewhocare.org.au

 

Prison Fellowship WA

Where/How you can donate: To arrange for collection please contact via email or phone numbers listed below, or you can drop off good quality clothing, shoes, accessories, jewellery or small brica brac items to the address listed below Mon-Sat 9 a.m Ð 4.30 p.m.

What happens with your donation: We put items into our small Second Chances Op Shop which helps raise funds for our various programmes designed to break the cycle of crime and punishment. Any items which we cannot use are donated directly to Homeless programme and African appeal; every item is used, nothing is wasted. Please visit our website listed below for more details.

Phone: (08) 9228 4649
Email: secondchances.wa@prisonfellowship.org.au
Website: http://www.prisonfellowship.org.au/

 

Uplift Project

Where /How you can donate: Uplift collects all gently used bras. The most needed items, (any wearable item accepted) are E cup plus, 18 plus, nursing bras, pocketed / mastectomy bras, breast forms a(including soft forms), turbans & wigs. Please no bodysuits or torsolettes. Uplift Project has drop off points around Australia and postal addresses, local and international, listed on the Donate Bras page, www.upliftbras.org

What happens with your donation: For women in the developing world a bra is often unobtainable or unaffordable. This project collects new and second hand bras and sends them wherever we have requests. We also serve women's refuges and remote communities in Australia.

Email: western@upliftbras.org
Website: http://www.upliftbras.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Upliftbras-256120021076757/

 

Dress for Success

Where/How you can Donate: If you have professional clothing that you no longer wear, doesnÕt fit, or donÕt like anymore, Dress for Success needs that outfit. Clothing donations should be professional, clean, new or gently worn, and work appropriate (suits, jackets, pants, skirts, shirts and dresses). Larger sizes (sizes 14 and up) are always in demand and are particularly appreciated. Acceptable accessories include gently worn shoes, scarves, belts, bags, jewellery, new pantyhose, and unopened make-up are all needed.

What happens with your donation: Dress for Success will help disadvantaged women obtain meaningful work by providing them with many of the tools they need to secure and maintain employment. From the provision of professional clothing, to accessories and personal care services, interview skills, life skills and business mentoring, Ready to Work is there to make a tangible difference to the lives of women who need a helping hand.

Phone: 0487 369 347
Email: perth@dressforsuccess.org
Website: https://perth.dressforsuccess.org

 

The Red Cross

Where/How you can donate: The Red Cross resells quality clothes and accessories to in their retail stores. To find your nearest store please refer to the store locator. Please Note: During an emergency, Red Cross does not accept goods or food on behalf of the disaster appeal.

What happens with your donation: All proceeds help Red Cross assist vulnerable people in the community.

Phone: (03) 9345 1800
Email: contactus@redcross.org.au
Website: http://www.redcross.org.au

 

St Vincent de Paul Society

Where/How you can Donate: There are 45 Vinnies Shops / Centres of Charity throughout Western Australia where you can donate goods or you can deposit items in your local St Vinnies clothing bin.

What happens with your donation: Families in need are given these items free of charge while surplus items are sold at Centres to support our activities.

Website: http://www.vinnies.org.au

 

Zonta House Refuge Association

Where/ How you can Donate: To arrange for collection anywhere in Perth, please contact us. Your donation of any of the following items will be greatly appreciated: Furniture; White goods; Books; Household goods; Bric-a-brac; Clothing; Toys; Blankets; Childrens Books, Food (non perishable)-not past the expiry date please. All donations must be of decent quality.



 What happens with your donation: Women and families in need around Perth are given these items free of charge through our “Start Over Support” service. The women and families we work with have come through a major crisis (Domestic violence, Homelessness and Mental Health) and are now in transitional and permanent housing but have little to no money to fit out their house to make it a home. We give them the “start over support” they really need.



 Phone: (08) 6189 2953
Email: admin@positivepathways.org.au
Website: http://zontahouse.org.au

 

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