Amigos is a charity which supports Ugandans to work their way out of poverty with dignity. Our approach to ending poverty is unique. A powerful mix of education, vocational training, practical farming and emotional support is changing the future for thousands of Ugandan families. Our vision is for a confident and thriving rural Uganda where no one goes to bed hungry. Our mission is to give families the hope and the means to live off their own land and set up small businesses to revolutionise their futures.
Andover and District Mencap is an independent, non-profit and community-minded charity supporting people of all ages with learning disabilities in the local community. We offer a variety of services including: supported living, domiciliary care, community care, children's respite, clubs and activities and short breaks. We have a community centre in Andover, The Wellington Centre, providing a safe space for anyone with a learning disability. Our centre offers room hire, sensory facilities, IT facilities and training opportunities.
Worldwide Support Group Organisation, originating in the UK, providing information/support to adults and families affected by AIS - Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (old name Testicular Feminization Syndrome or Testicular Femunisation Syndrome) - and similar conditions, e.g XY Gonadal Dysgenesis (Swyer's Syndrome), 5-Alpha Reductase Deficiency, Leydig Cell Hypoplasia, Mayer Rokitansky Kuster Hauser (MRKH) Syndrome, Mullerian Dysgenesis/Aplasia, Vaginal Atresia.
The Animal Health Trust exists to fight disease and injury in animals. Thanks to our pioneering work improving diagnosis, treatment and prevention, horses, dogs and cats are living healthier, happier lives - in the UK and across the world.
Established in 1983 - Our aims are to help sick, injured, orphaned, abandoned and neglected animals - both wildlife and domestic. Hundreds of animals come to us each year - no creature is ever turned away. Please help us to help them. Your support would be gratefully appreciated. Thank you.
Animals Asia is devoted to ending bear bile farming and improving the welfare of animals across Asia. We promote compassion and respect for all animals and work to bring about long-term change. Founded in 1998, the Animals Asia team has been rescuing bears since 1994. We operate award winning bear rescue sanctuaries in China and Vietnam, and we are the only organisation with a bear sanctuary in China. Our founder and CEO, Jill Robinson MBE, Dr.med.vet. h.c., Hon LLD is widely recognised as the world’s leading authority on the cruel bear bile industry, having campaigned against it since 1993.
Irlam is a 24 hour rescue sanctuary on call out for wild life and pets that have been injured, starved or cruelly treated which have one to care for them. Irlam takes on peoples unwanted pets to rehome. We neuter all and microchip the dogs.
Animals in Mind exists to promote a more widespread understanding of the behaviour and needs of aninals. To alleviate psychological problems and prevent unnecessary euthanasia of animals considered to be displaying inappropriate behaviour. To rehabilitate and re-home animals deemed to be difficult on the grounds of behaviour and/or age.
The Anna Freud Centre is a children's mental health charity based in London. Our focus is entirely on reducing the burden of mental health difficulties carried by children and young people. We propose a radical change in the way services are offered – putting the child and their families at the centre of their own care and focusing on their needs and strengths. We bring understanding from neuroscience and social science research to pioneer new ways of working. Ways that help children, young people and families to find their own solutions to their difficulties. We offer these treatments interventions wherever families may be – at home, in hostels, schools, prisons and local communities, as well as in the clinic.
Annabelle's Challenge is raising awareness of vascular EDS to the general public and medical profession to help aid an early diagnosis and prevent misdiagnosis of vascular EDS and to support members of the public who are affected by the condition.
The Anthony Nolan Trust takes back lives from Leukaemia by managing, and recruiting new donors to the UKs most successful bone marrow register. It conducts pioneering research into the treatment of bone marrow disorders and improving the effectiveness of bone marrow transplants. We rely on financial support to continue our lifesaving work.
Anti-Slavery International is committed to eliminating all forms of slavery in today's world through research, raising awareness and campaigning with commitment and determination slavery can be defeated - today's fight will lead to tomorrow's freedom.
The Arboricultural Association (the AA) was founded in 1964 bringing together the civic and commercial sectors to deliver a united voice for trees; with its 3200 members, it is the largest professional body in the UK for the amenity tree care professional. Amenity trees are those with recreational, functional, environmental, ecological, social, health or aesthetic value as opposed to those cultivated as a timber crop. The AA is regarded by many as being the focal point for world-class best practice in arboriculture and is the UK home for all sectors of arboriculture, civic, commercial and academic and the home for all levels of tree care professional, craft, technical, supervisory, managerial or consultancy. Our professional members are increasingly employed and consulted, wherever there are trees, all over the world, to deliver specialist advice and operations. Our purpose is to promote the sustainable management of trees for the benefit of society, in areas where people live, work and play.