Finance Score: 4
Governance Score: 9
Support Score: 4
  • Positive trading contribution: +2;Strong growth: +2
  • Good trustee age range: +3
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +4
Overall GiG Score: 17 ?

ADDICTIONS NORTH EAST 

The Trust provides mentoring and support to the addictive community via a radical new telephone service or through group training and other routes.. Managed by ex-service users, the Trust also assists recovering addicts back to main stream education and/or employment.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received modest backing from several prominent grant makers recently
  • More than half of total income was derived from trading and fees in the latest year
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age and gender and dynamic in terms of composition
Established: 20 years

www.addictionsnortheast.com

info@addictionsnortheast.com

03003303040

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Financial Data ?

Income & Spending ?
Sources of Income ?
Y/E Income
£k
Spending
£k
Surplus/
Deficit
Fundraising
Cost £k
Total
Funds £k
Unrestricted
Funds £k
Mths
Rsrvs
Staff Volun-
teers
31/01/23£793£672£121£0£384£3846.905
31/01/22£577£466£112£0£263£2606.700
31/01/21£500£369£131n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/01/20£243£241£2n/an/an/an/an/a10
31/01/19*£105£98£7n/an/an/an/an/a0
31/01/18£47£35£12£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/17*£29£31£-2£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/16£28£31£-3£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/15£26£27£-1£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/14£33£29£4£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/13£62£70£-8£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/12£15£13£2£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/11£10£9£0£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/10£6£4£2£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/09£7£9£-2£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/08*£1£4£-3£0£0£0n/a00
31/01/07?*£18£20£-2£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/06£7£20£-13£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/05£41£34£8£0£0£0n/a00
31/12/04£32£23£9£0£0£0n/a00

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 0%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 0%
Highest pay band: Less than £60,000
Liabilities/Assets: 11%
Liabilities/Income: 6%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 100%
Reserves/Spending: 6.9 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 4 months
Quick Ratio: 28.9
Asset Split ?
What it does
  • Accommodation/Housing
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Who works here?
  • 5 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides services
Where it operates
  • Throughout England,

Who's supporting them? ?

Donations from Grant Makers ?

We have details on the following significant donations. Multi-year donations are allocated to the years for which they are earmarked.

Major supporters in last 5 years
National Lottery Community Fund£28,250
DCMS£10,000
County Durham Community Foundation£5,000
Community Foundation Tyne & Wear & Nthmbrlnd£4,785
Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
DCMS - Coronavirus Community Support Fund
£10,000 26/08/2020
"The fund aims to:1) To reduce closures of essential charities that provide essential services to vulnerable groups during the COVID-19 crisis by ensuring they have the financial resources to ....more
Community Foundation Tyne & Wear & Nthmbrlnd - Delivery of remote pyschological support sessions during the Covid-19 pandemic
£4,785 09/07/2020
Delivery of remote pyschological support sessions during the Covid-19 pandemic
National Lottery Community Fund - Addictions North-East Coronavirus Response Project
£18,300 02/06/2020
8
The funding will provide crisis support and food parcels for people struggling to overcome addictions during the lockdown. The aim is to help physical and mental wellbeing and reduce the risk of ....more
County Durham Community Foundation - Addictions North East
£5,000 14/04/2020
To provide online and telephone support to those with addiction issues
National Lottery Community Fund - Addictionsnortheast recovery/training
£9,950 26/09/2019
12
Addictionsnortheast recovery/training
Lloyds Bank Foundation - Grant to Addictions North East
£17,250 28/03/2014
Working across County Durham they seek to promote the prevention, recognition and treatment of problems related to the use of alcohol, drugs, related substances and other addictions, through offering ....more
National Lottery Community Fund - Addictions North East - Education and Training Support project
£10,000 28/10/2010
12
This charity in the North East will use the funding to provide awareness workshops for dealing with isses such as drug and alcohol dependency in comprehensive schools, community groups and other ....more
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Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (6)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Trustees: 42-70
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 05/03/2004, number: 1102494
  • Registered at Companies House on 28/01/2004, number: 05028930
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Other Regulators
  • Financial Conduct Authority
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Conflicting interests
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Internal risk management policy and procedures
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
20 returns made; AR19: 138 days late, AR17: 17 days late, AR08: 302 days late, AR07: 82 days late,
Main office

Brewster & Co
5A Station Terrace
EAST BOLDON
Tyne And Wear
NE36 0LJ

Objectives

A0 TO PROMOTE THE PREVENTION, RECOGNITION AND TREATMENT OF PROBLEMS RELATED TO THE USE OF ALCOHOL, DRUGS, RELATED SUBSTANCES AND OTHER ADDICTIONS, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT LIMITED TO:I) THE PROVISION OF ADVICE, INFORMATION, SUPPORT AND COUNSELLING TO SUCH PERSONS, THEIR FAMILIES AND CARERSII) THE PROVISION A RANGE OF HOLISTIC THERAPIES AND TREATMENTS SUCH AS REFLEXOLOGY, ACUPUNCTURE, AROMATHERAPY, MASSAGE AND REIKI, OSTEOPATHY, CHIROPRACTIC, ACUPUNCTURE, HERBAL MEDICINE AND HOMEOPATHY.B) TO PROMOTE SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES AS MY FROM TIME TO TIME BE DETERMINED.

Defined Area of Benefit:

NOT DEFINED.

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
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