The Workaid Shop

Have a look at what’s on offer

What we sell

The Workaid Shop is a “charity shop with a difference”, specialising in tools and hardware, gardening equipment, lawn mowers, electrical items, craft materials, patterns, wools and yarns, fabrics and general haberdashery, sewing and knitting machines. 

Stock changes every week, depending on what’s surplus to requirement for our projects or more valuable to sell.

If you are looking for something specific, please give us a call and we’ll let you know what we have.

Our Opening Hours

Our Workaid Shop is located next to our offices in The Old Boot Factory, Chesham, HP5 2AA. You can call us on 01494 775220 or email

Our opening hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10am to 4pm. Please note these times are different from the office.

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  • Brightly coloured and patterned fabrics
  • Stamps
  • Colourful vintage tins
  • Unique buttons
  • Customers & Volunteers outside the Workaid Shop
  • Wrench, nuts and bolts
  • Large horticultural tools
  • Various hand tools
  • Electrical and petrol garden tools


Buy a Virtual Gift online from Workaid to simplify all your gift purchases.
It’s as easy as ABC for Anniversaries, Birthdays and Christmas!

Choose your ‘virtual’ gifts below, fill in the details, pay safely online and gift cards will be sent to you for giving to your family or friends, as requested.

Your purchase ensures that we can carry on supporting vital projects and changing lives for the better.
Read more in our Virtual Gifts Leaflet.

Give a gift and change a life!