West Oxfordshire donation centre
Working with local partners WODC have set up a donation centre for essential supplies which will be sent to those impacted by the crisis is Ukraine
Residents who want to make donations of supplies can do so at Carterton Leisure Centre (Broadshires Way, Carterton, OX18 1AA). A dedicated area in the centre has been set up for donations to be dropped off with staff on hand to support.
The following items are in urgent need to support refugees:
- Dried food (Long-life items only)
- Bottled Water (unopened)
- First Aid Supplies (unopened)
- Toiletries & Sanitary Items (unopened)
- Warm Clothes & Underwear
- Sleeping Bags (No duvets or pillows)
- Children’s toys
People are urged to only bring items which appear on this list as these have been deemed as ‘much needed’ by organisations on the ground in the Ukraine.
The collection point at the Carterton Leisure Centre is now open and members of the public can follow the signage on site to drop off items. The leisure centre is open from 6am to 10pm Monday – Friday and 7am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday.