Free School Uniform
For Everyone Who

Needs It In Kirklees

We're on a mission to encourage the reuse of school uniform promoting financial and environmental sustainability


Uniform items donated since 2011


Bags of uniform given to families in Kirklees


Schools supported by The Uniform Exchange

Get free school uniform
for your child

People need free school uniform for 2 reasons … they either can’t afford it or they want to wear reused uniform to help save the environment.

That’s why we’re here to provide that uniform for you and it’s so easy to get it from us.

Poverty affects 1 in 3 households in Kirklees and we estimate at least 7,000 schoolchildren will benefit from our service in 2023 so if you need help you’re certainly not alone.

Simply click here to apply in minutes using our online form and your free uniform will be delivered to your school or nearest library within days.

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Recycle outgrown school uniform,
coats and shoes with us

Please donate absolutely ANYTHING a child needs for school – uniform, coats, hats, gloves, scarves, PE kits, tights, shoes, trainers, football boots, pencil cases, maths sets … everything
It’s estimated that almost 700 tonnes of school uniform is worn by children in Kirklees schools every year with only around 50 tonnes coming to Uniform Exchange so far too much must still be going to landfill. Help us to keep ALL uniform out of Kirklees rubbish tips by donating yours.

Find out how you can support us and help children all over Kirklees

What we supply to families

Where to donate your uniform

Uniform Exchange has dozens of collection points across Kirklees in libraries, supermarkets, churches, community hubs and sports centres so it couldn’t be easier to donate to us.


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Come and join our wonderful volunteers at Uniform Exchange

6 April, 2023

When Abio arrived in Huddersfield from Nigeria in 2021 she needed help kitting out her daughters for school. She was provided with free school uniform by Lockwood-based charity Uniform Exchange and was so touched by the help, she is now a volunteer for them. Abio spends three or four days a week at the charity’s … Come and join our wonderful volunteers at Uniform Exchange Read More »

30 November, 2020

Uniform Exchange Launches its 2020 Coat Appeal Huddersfield charity, Uniform Exchange, has issued a plea for the donation of warm winter coats to support vulnerable children across Kirklees as the impact of the pandemic continues to take its toll on local families. With 15,000 children in education in Kirklees living in poverty, the equivalent of … Warm Winter Coats for Local Children! Read More »

Winter Coat Project 2020

12 November, 2020

Uniform Exchange Launches: ‘Winter Coat Project 2020’ Uniform Exchange Will youhelp us? With 15,000 children in education in Kirklees living in poverty, the equivalent of 1 in 3 households, many vulnerable families across Kirklees are now reaching crisis level as we head into winter months. A report released by The Trussell Trust, an NGO and … Winter Coat Project 2020 Read More »