SMILE London and Essex, a charity based in Romford that supports low income families struggling to get by, is launching its free school uniform shop. The charity provides practical support in the way of clothing, food, baby essentials, homeware and advocacy. For the fourth year SMILE is launching its free school uniform shop, for all their registered clients and for those who are struggling with the cost of uniforms for the new school year.
The charity hold a large amount of second hand uniforms donated from schools and the community. This stock consists of branded and generic items suitable for nursery, primary and senior schools across Havering, Barking and Dagenham.
Over the past five years they have built strong connections closely with social service teams, school welfare officers and health visitors across Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham and the wider areas.
SMILE are extremely proud to be a one stop shop for support in the local community and their CEO was recently recognised for all her hard work and efforts in the community and awarded the Community Champion award at the prestigious SHE awards earlier this year.
The Tools for School shop will be open now until End of September. All appointments are subject to covid regulations.
Donations Required – Branded uniform for local schools, black shoes and pe trainers
How to get support – Email the team with proof of income to firstname.lastname@example.org we will then send over a registration form with the information we require to check our stock