Charities

Dogs Trust National Canine Defence League (UK)
CHARITY NO:
227523
WEB:
CONTACT:
J O'Beirne
TEL:
(0207) 837 0006
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
17 Wakely Street, London, UK, EC1V 7RQ
The UK's largest dog welfare charity.
Dolmetsch Historical Dance Society (UK)
FAX:
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Dominic Simpson Memorial Trust (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1109452
WEB:
CONTACT:
Angela Simpson
TEL:
(01273) 509668
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
5 Buxton Road, Brighton, Sussex, UK, BN1 5DE
Founded in 2005, in memory of Dominic Simpson, our aim is to facilitate educational opportunity for individuals and communities in the Middle East, particularly the education of disadvantaged girls and young women in the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Investment in female education is shown to benefit individuals, their families and communities.
Doncaster Centre for Basic Skills and Dyslexia (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1107644
WEB:
CONTACT:
Bibi Chappell
TEL:
(01302) 810200
FAX:
(01302) 810200
ADDRESS:
22/28 Wood Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, UK, DN1 3LW
Dealing with the provision of basic skills and dyslexia such as diagnostic test, accredited and non accredited qualifications. Dealing with disabled and non disabled people. Dealing with people with learning disabilities.
DATE ADDED:
24-11-2016
Donkey Rescue (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1081795
WEB:
CONTACT:
Colin Campbell
TEL:
01491 833938
FAX:
01491 833938
ADDRESS:
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary, Old Didcot Road, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Oxfordshire, OX10 0SW
A Sanctuary whose aim is "The Provision of care, protection and/or permanent security for animals, especially but exclusively donkeys, which are in need of attention by reason of sickness by reason of sickness, malteatment, poor circumstances, ill-usage or other causes and the prevention of cruelty and/suffering among animals."
Doorstep of Hull (UK)
Doorway
CHARITY NO:
1176552
WEB:
CONTACT:
Carol Gallagher
TEL:
(02476) 345583
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
25-27 Dugdale Street, Nuneaton, Northern Warwickshire, UK, CV11 5QJ

Doorway was set in 1997 and helps homeless young people aged 16-25 throughout Warwickshire. We provide 3 Core Services - Housing Advice - Housing Support - Development.

DATE ADDED:
26-09-2019
Dorset Wildlife Trust (UK)
Douglas Bader Foundation
CONTACT:
David Bickers
TEL:
02087488884
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
14 Raynham Road, London, UK, W6 0HY

The Douglas Bader Foundation exists to advance and promote the physical, mental and spiritual welfare of persons who are born without or have lost one or more limbs, or otherwise physically disabled. We have recently extended our remit to include support in relevant circumstances to adults and children who suffer from a diagnosed mental health issue. We achieve this through the various facets of the charity: BILL supplies advice. We also have a small team of people who are happy to talk and offer help and support usually based on personal experience. Bader Grants gives financial support to help individuals or groups to achieve personal goals. In an initiative set up on the death of Lady Bader in 2015 Lady Bader Grants and Special Awards are offered on a discretionary basis to applicants whose goals and interests reflect those of Lady Bader during her lifetime. Bader Braves offers children experiences that encourage teamwork and participation and help to instill a sense of self-confidence. Team Bader encourages and enables participation in sport or team/group events so that participants can benefit from the social, physical and creative aspects of their involvement.

DATE ADDED:
08-04-2019
Down's Heart Group
CHARITY NO:
1011413
WEB:
CONTACT:
Info Team
TEL:
(0300) 102 1644
FAX:
(0300)102 1644
ADDRESS:
Unit 28620, PO Box 6945, London, UK, LU6 2EA

Down's Heart Group is a small UK charity offering support and information related to the heart conditions associated with Down's Syndrome.

DATE ADDED:
08-01-2020
Down's Syndrome Association (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1061474
WEB:
CONTACT:
Alexa Dizon
TEL:
(03331) 212300
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
Langdon Down Centre, 2a Langdon Park, Teddington, UK, TW11 9PS
We are the only organisation in this country focusing solely on all aspects of living successfully with Down’s syndrome. Our aim is to create the conditions that all people with Down’s syndrome need to live full and rewarding lives.
DATE ADDED:
23-11-2016
Dr Hadwen Trust for Humane Research (UK)
CHARITY NO:
261096
WEB:
CONTACT:
Kailah Eglington
TEL:
(01642) 436819
FAX:
(01642) 436844
ADDRESS:
Suite 8, Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG6 3SP

The DHT is the UK's leading medical research charity. We fund and promote the development of techniques and procedures to replace the use of animals in biomedical research and testing. Our funding has led to significant and innovative advances in pursuit of more human relevant approaches without using animals.

Drake Music Project (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1034374
WEB:
CONTACT:
Veronica Martin
TEL:
020 8692 9000
FAX:
020 8692 3110
ADDRESS:
Drake Music Project, Albany Centre, Douglas Way, Deptford, London, SE8 4AG
Enabling disabled musicians to compose and play music using assistive music technology, providing accessibile music tuition and creative music making opportunities for children and adults every week from 4 regional centres in England.
Dreams Come True Charity (UK)
CHARITY NO:
800248
WEB:
CONTACT:
Tina Stiles
TEL:
01730 815000
FAX:
01730 813141
ADDRESS:
York House, Knockhundred Row, Midhurst, UK, GU29 9DQ
Dreams Come True Charity is a nationwide charity whose aim it is to lift the spirits of seriously and terminally ill children by enabling them to fulfil their most treasured dreams, which can be as varied as a child's imagination.
Duchenne Family Support Group (UK)
Duchenne UK
CHARITY NO:
1147094
WEB:
CONTACT:
Office Team
TEL:
02030967496
FAX:
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ADDRESS:
56 Wood Lane, London, UK, W12 7SB

Duchenne UK is a lean, ambitious charity with a clear vision: to fund and accelerate treatments and find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). DMD is a devastating muscle wasting disease and is the most common genetic killer of children worldwide.

DATE ADDED:
04-03-2020
Duke of Edinburgh's Award (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1072490
WEB:
CONTACT:
Deborah Dowdall
TEL:
01753 727400
FAX:
01753 810666
ADDRESS:
Gulliver House, Madeira Walk, Windsor, UK, SL4 1EU

A personal development programme for 14-25 year olds, the Award involves over 225,000 young people in the UK. We work with all young people, including young offenders, special needs young people and the socially excluded, to build confidence, develop skills and reward individual achievement and progress.

Durham Wildlife Trust (UK)
Dyspraxia Foundation (UK)
Dystonia Society (UK)
CHARITY NO:
1062595
WEB:
CONTACT:
Philip Eckstein
TEL:
0845 458 6332
FAX:
0845 458 6311
ADDRESS:
89 Albert Embankment, Vauxhall, London, UK, SE1 7TP
The Dystonia Society is the only UK-wide charity to provide practical and emotional support for the upward of 40,000 people living with dystonia, their families and carers as well as seeking to raise awareness in the general public of issues affecting people with dystonia. Dystonia is an incurable neurological movement disorder which causes involuntary and sustained muscle spasms which can be very painful as well as causing abnormal movement and postures. Dystonia affects men and women of all ages and ethnic groups with childhood dystonia being particularly distressing.