“Can we have a home for Christmas? Mam wants us to be all together. Can you give us some food and can I have just a nice doll for Christmas? Thank you.”
The letter appeared when the team at the community centre began decorating for the festive season.
They left the postbox in a cafe for visiting children to post their Christmas wishes.
Mr Woodhouse said the girl and her siblings currently live with a relative.
“I know the children, and it’s not right that a seven-year-old child is worrying about Christmas,” he said.