Starter Packs ... turning an empty house into a home

Starter Packs Mission Statement

To help eliminate some of the problems people can face in the initial stages of setting up home after a period of homelessness by providing a Starter Pack of essential household items.

Please browse our site for more information on the work we do and how we help.


  • MONTHLY FOCUS FOR JULY The monthly focus for July is:-Bathroom/Kitchen Cleaner, Tea Towels and Soap Powder.Items that are in short supply:- Adult Shampoo, Deodorant and Shaving Foam for men.
    Posted 3 Jul 2018, 03:22 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1
  • Packs out in June Another busy month for us, the number of Starter Packs given out in June was 35 homes, 20 single people, 15 families including 29 children.
    Posted 3 Jul 2018, 03:19 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1
  • Sale at West End Festival in Glasgow We would like to say a huge thanks to Keith Moore from River Clyde Homes.  For the third year running Keith has taken a stall at the West End Festival to sell retro ceramics etc., that havebeen donated to Starter Packs which we cannot use.  This year Keith raised £185.00 for us.  The money will be used to purchase items in short supply.
    Posted 26 Jun 2018, 05:51 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1
  • Coffee Morning and Sale We would like to say a huge thanks to all who came along to support our Coffee Morning on Tuesday 12th June at St. Mary's Church Hall.  The money raised on the day was £712,00.  We would also like to thankour amazing volunteers, we couldn't do it without you.
    Posted 26 Jun 2018, 05:48 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1
  • Tescos Bags of Help Thank you to all who voted for us, voting has now closed and we have been successful in securing £2,000.  This money will be used to purchase Duvet Covers for children and adults.Your help is greatly appreciated.
    Posted 8 Jun 2018, 01:58 by StarterPacks Inverclyde1
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