Five Sisters Charity Shop

Our flagship store, situated at 77 Mare Street (opposite the Hospice) opened in July 2019.

Five Sisters acknowledges the role of the five pioneering Sisters of Charity who arrived in Hackney in 1900 to help the poor and dying of East London, opening the doors to the Hospice in 1905.

For Shop Openings and Closures:

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are sadly closed until further notice.  We look forward to seeing you when restrictions are lifted. 

For Donations:

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are currently unable to accept donations of preloved items at our stores, in our clothing bins or at the hospice.  Please note that these measures are to keep our patients, staff and volunteers safe during.  Please DO NOT bring items to the hospice as they will be refused.  We look forward to receiving your donations when restrictions are lifted.  We will keep our web pages and social media updated.

Picture shows the opening of our new Five Sisters Charity Shop on a sunny day in July 2019. Our Chief Executive Tony McLean is pictured here with our wonderful volunteer Jean.

Tony Mclean And Jean Anslow

Well Street Pop Up Shop

Our Pop Up Shop is based at 200 Well Street in Hackney and sells a range of items at affordable prices. It has become something of a community hub, with many regular customers coming in each week for a browse and chat alongside casual shoppers.

The shop premises are generously provided to us rent free by the Board of Hackney Joint Estate Charity.

For Shop Openings and Closures:

Due to COVID-19 Tier 4 Restrictions, we are sadly closed until further notice.  We would like to wish all of our customers a happy and safe Christmas and we look forward to seeing you when restrictions are lifted. 

For Donations:

Due to COVID-19 Tier 4 Restrictions, we are currently unable to accept donations of preloved items at our stores, in our clothing bins or at the hospice.  Please note that these measures are to keep our patients, staff and volunteers safe during.  Please DO NOT bring items to the hospice as they will be refused.  We would like to wish all of our customers and supporters a happy and safe Christmas and we look forward to receiving your donations when restrictions are lifted.  We will keep our web pages and social media updated.

Well Street Image

Donating your pre-loved items

Donating your preloved items

Due to COVID-19 Tier 4 Restrictions, we are currently unable to accept donations of preloved items at our stores, in our clothing bins or at the hospice.  Please note that these measures are to keep our patients, staff and volunteers safe during.  Please DO NOT bring items to the hospice as they will be refused.  We would like to wish all of our customers and supporters a happy and safe Christmas and we look forward to receiving your donations when restrictions are lifted.  We will keep our web pages and social media updated.