Clothes Bank clients seen at Marketgait
During the year Nov 2018 – Nov 2019 (Year 3), the total number of ‘clients’ was 235, of which 153 were male and 82 female. 65 were seen on Mondays, 168 on Thursdays, and 2 in extra sessions.
In the previous year, we had 174 clients(128 males and 46 females) spread over Mondays 52, Thursdays 121, 1 ‘extra’.
It seems clear that the project is of increasing value to the community.
As at 3rdNovember 2019, a total of 185 bags had been given out and it is clear there is appreciation for this from both patients and staff.
Of the 185 bags, 79 were for ladies, 54 for men, 28 for girls and 24 for boys.
The Bags contain clothes or toiletries suitable for males or females, also aiming to take into account any cultural requirements. 10 pairs of slippers have also been provided.
We have received various donations to pay for the hospital bags.