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Christmas Hamper FAQ
I’ve filled in my form, what happens next?
The Besom Team will get in touch with you and let you know who you can make your hamper for. Please check your spam folder for our emails!
How do people receive Christmas Hampers?
Everyone who receives hampers from us is referred to us by a care professional or key worker. For example, school pastoral workers, social workers, probation support, child need teams, health visitors, domestic abuse support workers, local area teams etc. If you in need of a hamper this Christmas and you live in the York area, please contact someone who is supporting you in a professional capacity and ask them to fill in our referral form above.
Should I wrap the presents in my hamper?
To make sure everything that goes in a hamper is appropriate, please don’t wrap presents so we can double check what’s in each hamper.
When can I deliver my hamper to the office?
Please drop your hamper to our office during one of the following times. Our address is on the email we sent you.
Can I put second hand items in the hamper?
Yes, you can. As long as they are in really good condition (i.e. a gift you would be happy to receive yourself). For food, please make sure things are new and unopened.
What box should I use?
It’s great to use something useful to pack your hampers into, for example a washing basket, large gift bag, basket or storage box. You could also use a wrapped cardboard box.