April 3, 2020

ITV Interview: Appeal to donate the most basic items

Today we spoke to ITV about the impact COVID-19 is having on vulnerable people living in poverty in the UK. Panic buying because of the coronavirus […]
April 1, 2020

Partnership with FareShare to get 200,000 essential Boots toiletries to NHS Frontline Staff

The Hygiene Bank and Boots are helping to support the NHS staff working on the front line in hospitals across the UK with a donation of […]
March 24, 2020

COVID-19 Update

As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the UK, our main priority is ensuring the safety of our volunteers and network partners. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement […]
March 11, 2020

Coronavirus: Our Plea

Coronavirus represents an unprecedented challenge for the UK and those who are affected by the spread, could be pushed into poverty – especially self-employed workers, those […]
March 3, 2020

Language Matters

Our work has grown from a simple belief that feeling clean is not a privilege and that everyone deserves a dignified life. Global recession and the […]
March 3, 2020

THB & Smol Partnership

Partnership Manager, Amy Harris tells us about the forthcoming pilot project between The Hygiene Bank and on-line brand Smol. So what’s the project? THB and Smol have […]
March 3, 2020

Volunteer Spotlight: THB Luton

Every quarter we’ll be talking to our network of volunteers up and down the country, turning the spotlight on their local projects and finding out what […]
February 25, 2020


Boots UK has partnered with The Hygiene Bank to help end hygiene poverty in the UK.  The Hygiene Bank collection bins will initially be placed in […]
February 21, 2020

Around 11,000 young people leave care aged 16, 17 or 18 each year

The Hygiene  Bank works with many services and organisations that support care leavers. These young people are particularly vulnerable, often financially struggle and find themselves having […]