Welfare - getting second hand goods

If you are looking for affordable, good quality furniture that can be delivered direct to your home then Impact Housing could help. Their furniture stores sell everything from tables to televisions, sofas to sideboards, wardrobes to washing machines. All items are second hand and any appliances have been tested for your safety and come with a warranty. Call your local area office and one of the team will help you find what you're looking for at a price you can afford:

Allerdale - 01900 68648
Barrow - 01229 311002
Carlisle - 01228 633655
Copeland - 01946 313108
Eden - 01768 210555
South Lakeland - 01229 583185

Cumbria Recycling in Workington on 01900 65222 specialise in the refurbishment and resale of electrical goods.

Age Uk on 0800 1696569 and the Oaklea Trust on 01539 735 025 also sell reasonably priced second hand furniture from a range of locations through the county.

Clothes and other household items

Savings can be made on all sorts of goods by supporting your local charity shop. To find your nearest you can visit charity retail

There are a number of websites which enable people to give away for free any items they no longer need. Try visiting freecycle or freegle to find out what's on offer near you.