Finance Score: 5
Governance Score: 9
Support Score: 2
  • Liabilities <10%: +3
  • Strong growth: +2
  • Good trustee age range: +3
  • Dynamic board: +3
  • Gender balanced board: +3
  • Grant maker support: +2
Overall GiG Score: 16 ?

CITIZENS ADVICE DARLINGTON, REDCAR AND CLEVELAND 

Advice and information service to the community.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • This charity has a robust balance sheet
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years
  • A significant proportion of recent income was derived from major grant makers including the Government
  • The Board appears to be well diversified in terms of age and gender and dynamic in terms of composition
Established: 18 years

www.darlingtoncab.co.uk

admin.desk@darlingtoncab.co.uk

01325266888

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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
31/03/23£987£989£-2£0£767£6678.13955
31/03/22£1,501£1,068£433£0£769£6517.33945
31/03/21£751£716£35£0£325£2494.22256
31/03/20£730£628£102£0£290£1763.42265
31/03/19£659£583£77£0£188£1112.32175
31/03/18£524£558£-34£0£112£581.2210
31/03/17£626£537£90£0£146£882200
31/03/16£655£657£-2£0£56£500.9200
31/03/15£548£556£-8£16£58£440.9160
31/03/14£506£511£-5£5£66£481.1170
31/03/13£626£607£20£6£72£541.1260
31/03/12£679£654£25£4£52£450.8300
31/03/11£642£640£2£3£27£250.5280
31/03/10£609£590£19£2£25£230.5250
31/03/09£463£466£-4£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/08£427£425£2£0£0£0n/a00
31/03/07£535£528£7£5£7£20.1180

Financial Ratios
Fundraising Costs/Relevant Income: 0%
Fundraising Costs/Total Spending: 0%
Highest pay band: Less than £60,000
Liabilities/Assets: 6%
Liabilities/Income: 5%
Unrestricted Funds/Total Funds: 87%
Reserves/Spending: 8.1 months
Net Current Assets/Spending: 8 months
Quick Ratio: 10.6
Asset Split ?
What it does
  • Accommodation/Housing
  • Disability
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
Who works here?
  • 39 employees
  • 55 volunteers
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
  • Elderly/Old People
  • Other Defined Groups
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/Mankind
How it operates
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
Where it operates
  • Darlington, Hartlepool, Redcar And Cleveland,

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.

Specific Donations
Amount When
Months
To be used for
County Durham Community Foundation - Healthier and Wealthier Children Project
£9,948 23/11/2021
To employ a welfare benefits specialist for one day per week.
County Durham Community Foundation - Return to school
£5,000 24/08/2020
Towards Darlington wide school clothing bank project
Co-Operative Group - Grant to Darlington CAB
£6,242 29/11/2017
GOLD would like support to continue social isolation reduction activities, promoting the health and well-being of those most isolated.
National Lottery Community Fund - Advice 4 All (HUB)
£251,264 19/04/2013
24
This project aims to effectively integrate organisations providing services for vulnerable people into structured advice pathways. Improved quality of advice referral and filtering to providers of ....more

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (9)
Current Trustees appointed
Gender Split

Age Range of Trustees: 39-79
  • MARK REDHEAD Appointed: 2019, Occupation: Financial Support Lead
Legal constitution
  • Charitable company registered in England & Wales on 06/12/2005, number: 1112414
  • Registered at Companies House on 13/09/2005, number: 05562437
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Other Regulators
  • Financial Conduct Authority
Policies in force
  • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
  • Campaigns and political activity 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
  • Investing charity funds policy and procedures
  • Investment
  • Paying staff
  • Risk management
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Serious incident reporting policy and procedures
  • Social media policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
  • Volunteer management
Filing Record
17 returns made; all on time
Recent reorganisation events:
  • Asset transfer in from REDCAR AND CLEVELAND CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU on 19/11/2021
Main office

The CORE
Church Row
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 5QD

Objectives

TO PROMOTE ANY CHARITABLE PURPOSE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION, THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF HEALTH AND THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, SICKNESS AND DISTRESS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE COMMUNITY IN THE BOROUGH OF DARLINGTON AND SURROUNDING AREAS (THE PRINCIPAL AREA OF BENEFIT) AND ELSEWHERE WITHIN SUCH WIDER AREA OR AREAS AS MAY CONVENIENTLY BE ADMINISTERED THEREWITH (THE PRINCIPAL AREA OF BENEFIT AND SUCH WIDER AREAS TOGETHER BEING THE AREA OF BENEFIT).

Defined Area of Benefit:

DARLINGTON AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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