Charities

Afghanaid
CHARITY NO:
1045348
WEB:
CONTACT:
Amanda Curley
TEL:
0207 065 0828
FAX:
0207 065 0826
ADDRESS:
Development House, 56-64 Leonard Street, London, EC2A 4LT
Afghanaid has worked with over 500,000 adults and children in Afghanistan over the last two decades helping relieve poverty through stainable rural development. Our work has an immediate affect helping build a future where people have healthier lives.
Africa 2000
CHARITY NO:
1116590
WEB:
CONTACT:
Femi Renner
TEL:
(0207) 096 1092
FAX:
(0208) 802 1697
ADDRESS:
Chestnut Community Centre, 280 St Anns Road, London, Greater London, N15 5BN
Charity working to eradicate poverty in a Africa and Africans in diaspora. To develop the capacity and skills of members of socially and economically disadvantaged persons and communities in such a way that they are better able to identify, and help meet, their needs and participate more fully in society.
Africa Centre
FAX:
London: arts
African Bird Club (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1053920
WEB:
CONTACT:
Philip Hyde
TEL:
(01790) 752950
FAX:
Use E-mail Link
ADDRESS:
Birdlife International, The David Attenborough Building, Pembroke Street, Cambridge, UK, CB2 3QZ
We are the charity dedicated to the conservation of birds across Africa. We work with people in Africa providing support for the study of birds and conservation with the aim of improving the status of both migratory and resident species. We work with individuals and local groups throughout Africa supporting and promoting: Conservation Projects with a focus on researching, monitoring and protecting African birds and their habitats, conservation education, Surveys and assessments of lesser-known regions, the effective communication of information about African birds.
DATE ADDED:
25-10-2015
African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust
CHARITY NO:
1058739
WEB:
CONTACT:
Orin Lewis
TEL:
020 8667 1122
FAX:
020 8667 1626
ADDRESS:
PO Box 670, Croydon, Surrey, CR9 5DP
The ACLT, established in June 1996 by the parents of former Leukaemia sufferer Daniel De-Gale, has raised the number of Black people on the UK Bone Marrow register from 550 to 18,500. A blood test will put you on the register. Bone Marrow is a blood like liquid, which can be donated by one person to another person in a simple procedure.
Against Breast Cancer (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1020967
WEB:
CONTACT:
Ann Byard
TEL:
01235 820777
FAX:
01235 820506
ADDRESS:
B363 Currie Avenue, Harwell Science & Innovation Campus, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 0RA
Against Breast Cancer is a registered charity funding vital nationwide research into breast cancer secondary spread. Our aim is to increase survival after breast cancer treatment, through new research into diet and lifestyle and information gathered will also contribute to the development of cancer vaccines.
Age Concern (Stafford & District)
CHARITY NO:
1064087
WEB:
CONTACT:
Vernon Elkin
TEL:
01785 607060
FAX:
01785 607063
ADDRESS:
Age Concern (Stafford & District), Bradbury House, Weston Road, Stafford, ST16 3RS
Age Concern Stafford & District provides a range of services & activities for older persons & their carers. We relieve loneliness by offering friendship & support. We relieve worry by offering practical help & information. We increase awareness of all ages to the problems and difficulties which older persons may face & to the potential for joy in later life. We work with the statutory agencies to improve the quality of care provided for older persons.
Age Concern England
CHARITY NO:
261794
WEB:
CONTACT:
Office Staff
TEL:
020 8765 7200
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
Astral House, 1268 London Road, London, UK, SW16 4ER
Age Concern England is the UK's largest organisation working with and for older people. We provide information and advice on various issues concerning later life including benefits, care, health and housing. We also campaign nationally on issues affecting older people.
Age Exchange
CHARITY NO:
326899
WEB:
CONTACT:
Age Exchange
TEL:
02083189105
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
11 Blackheath Village, 11 Blackheath Village, London, UK, SE3 9LA

Our mission is to change lives through reminiscence, improving health and wellbeing. We work with people of all ages on creative projects, especially with people living with dementia and carers; both of these demographics can access 1:1 support from us. Our Goals: 1. To reduce isolation and loneliness 2. To promote intergenerational understanding 3. To improve the quality of life and care for older people and those with dementia 4. To support carers to maintain their own health and wellbeing Our values Age Exchange strives to be person-centred, creative, open and inclusive in all that we do, including activity groups for people with dementia and their carers where they can access support; and community groups for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy physical activity, art, languages and short educational courses. We believe that focusing on the individual using reminiscence-based practices in dementia care, their stories and experiences are the cornerstone of reducing loneliness, making way to improving wellbeing. We want to create an environment where everyone feels valued and included. We recognise that differences exist and thus respond to individual need.

DATE ADDED:
05-03-2018
Age Scotland
CHARITY NO:
SC 010100
WEB:
CONTACT:
See Website
TEL:
0845 833 0200
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH9 1PR
Age Scotland aims to help all older people present a strong and effective voice and to reduce the challenges for those facing serious and multiple disadvantages as they grow older.
Age UK
Aidis Trust
Albert Kennedy Trust
CHARITY NO:
1093815
WEB:
CONTACT:
Albert Kennedy Trust
TEL:
(020) 7831 6562
FAX:
(020) 7405 6929
ADDRESS:
Unit 203 Hatton Square Business Centre, 16/16a Baldwins Gardens, London, UK, EC1N 7RJ
The Albert Kennedy Trust works with young lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people aged 16 to 25 who are in crisis assisting with supported housing, mentoring, information, advice and advocacy in Greater London and Greater Manchester.
Alcohol Concern
CHARITY NO:
291705
WEB:
CONTACT:
Information Team
TEL:
0207 922 8667
FAX:
0207 928 4644
ADDRESS:
Waterbridge House, 32-36 Loman Street, London, SE1 0EE
Alcohol Concern is the national agency on alcohol misuse. It works to reduce the incidence and costs of alcohol-related harm and to increase the range and quality of services available to people with alcohol-related problems. If you wish to contact our Information Line above, that only operates between 1-5pm, Monday to Friday, otherwise call our Switchboard number, featured on our Website.
ALD Life
CHARITY NO:
1106008
WEB:
CONTACT:
Sara Hunt
TEL:
0208 473 7493
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
PO Box 43642, London, SE22 0XR
ALD Life is dedicated to spporting families affected by the rare and terminal genetic disorder, adrenoleukodystrophy. ALD strips boys of all their faculties within months leaving them blind and completely helpless and dependent with no communication. Sadly, affected boys usually pass away within two years of diagnosis.
Alder Hey Imagine Appeal
CHARITY NO:
1105610
WEB:
CONTACT:
Madeleine Fletcher
TEL:
0151 252 5716/5726
FAX:
0151 228 6845
ADDRESS:
Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Eaton Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 2AP
IMAGINE raises funds for Alder Hey Children's Hospital to help care for the health of over 200,000 patients every year. Each donation received is spent to improve the quality of life for children in hospital from researching medical conditions; building a better environment and providing support for patients and their families.
AlertNet
CHARITY NO:
1082139
WEB:
CONTACT:
Nina Brenjo
TEL:
020 7542 2432
FAX:
020 7278 9345
ADDRESS:
85 Fleet Street, London, EC4P 4AJ
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Alivia Foundation UK
CHARITY NO:
1169631
WEB:
CONTACT:
Malgorzata Korzeniewska
TEL:
+44 208 191 7085
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
1/7 Station Road, Crawley, West Sussex, UK, RH10 1HT

The foundation’s mission is to mobilize and empower cancer patients to be brave, active patients, seeking the best treatments, doctors and hospitals, the shortest queues for diagnostic tests and any other information that can improve their treatment outcomes and health. Our mission is to educate cancer patients and give them the tools and means to make decisions regarding their own health, based on reliable information. We run the Piggy Bank Programme, a financial help programme for those struggling to cover the costs associated with cancer treatment.

DATE ADDED:
10-09-2018
Allen Lane Foundation
FAX:
Grants to UK outside
Allergy UK
CHARITY NO:
1094231
WEB:
CONTACT:
Lindsey McManus
TEL:
01322 619898
FAX:
01322 663480
ADDRESS:
3 White Oak Square, London Road, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7AG
Allergy UK is a patient information service for sufferers of allergy, food intolerance and chemical sensitivity. We can provide NHS clinics, practical advice and support on all allergies.