Shopping for a good cause
Whether you buy from us or donate to us, you’re changing lives with every item. Our friendly charity shop is always welcome to visitors, whether you’re a serious shopper or just browsing. Come and see what bargains can tempt you!
Our charity shop is located in Gateshead with a drop off bay in front. There is also free car parking on street and a car park at the back of the shop.
Address: Changing Lives’ Charity Shop, 41 Jackson Street, Gateshead NE8 1EE.
Opening times: 9am-4pm Monday-Saturday. Sunday closed.
Call: 0191 477 7767
If you prefer to shop online, you can always check out what pre-loved items we have for sale, over on our Ebay Shop.
Volunteer at our Charity Shop
Our charity shops are great places to volunteer. If you’re interested in gaining experience in a retail environment, meeting new people and helping to make a difference in your local community, please get in touch with our Volunteer Manager.
What to donate to our charity shop
We appreciate any donation you can make. All proceeds from sales in our charity shops go directly into funding our services for people experiencing the most challenging circumstances across the UK. We're always on the lookout for good quality items which we can sell in our charity shop, such as:
* Good quality adult & children's clothes
* Paired shoes
* Toys and games
* CDs and DVDs
* Decorations to make a house a home
* Pictures and mirrors