Making a donation

If you would like to help us make a difference to the lives of women leaving HMP Low Newton, donations can be sent to:

Open Gate
38 Finchale Avenue


Please make cheques payable to ‘Open Gate’.

To give Open Gate a GIFT AID declaration, please include – your full name, home address and confirm that your donation is a Gift Aid donation. 

Thank you.


Approximately two-thirds of women in prison have dependent children.


Friends of Open Gate

Open Gate has a small network of Friends who take interest in the work of the project and help with raising awareness and funds.  Please contact the office for more details on becoming a Friend. We would love to hear from you.


At least a third of mothers are lone parents before imprisonment.