Finance Score: 2
Governance Score: 0
Support Score: 1
  • Strong growth: +2
  • No PartB
  • No volunteer policy: -2
  • Only 4 Trustees: -1
  • Good trustee age range: +3
  • Grant maker support: +1
Overall GiG Score: 3 ?

YORKSHIRE CHILDREN'S TRUST 

Yorkshire Children's Trust provide emotional and financial support to families in the Yorkshire region who have children with life-limiting illnesses and disabilities. Emotional support is provided by the provision or counselling and play therapies and respite breaks. Financial support is offered through the provision of a one off grant for a child is in hospital for a prolonged period of time.
Analysis by Giving is Great

Positives:

  • The charity has received modest backing from a grant maker
  • There has been strong growth in spending over the last 5 years
  • There have been no material income shortfalls in recent years

Regulatory & Governance issues to consider:

  • Although this charity works with volunteers it does not have a Volunteer Management policy
  • There are only 4 trustees

Financial issues to consider:

  • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data

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
28/02/23£153£152£1n/an/an/an/an/a10
28/02/22£117£63£54n/an/an/an/an/a10
28/02/21£137£92£46n/an/an/an/an/a10
29/02/20£78£58£19n/an/an/an/an/a10
28/02/19£67£46£21n/an/an/an/an/a10
28/02/18£28£39£-11£0£0£0n/a00
28/02/17£37£20£17£0£0£0n/a00
28/02/16£22£16£6£0£0£0n/a00
28/02/15£7£6£1£0£0£0n/a00
28/02/14£6£10£-4£0£0£0n/a00
28/02/13£16£10£6£0£0£0n/a00

Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
Established: 12 years

https://www.yctrust.uk

charity@yctrust.org

01422728080

Charity Commission for England and WalesCompanies House
UN SDGs
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Listed activities
  • Disability
  • General Charitable Purposes
GiG Classification
  • Financial or material assistance
How it operates
  • Makes Grants to Individuals
Where it operates
  • Bradford City, Calderdale, East Riding Of Yorkshire, Kirklees, Leeds City, North Yorkshire, Sheffield City,
Who it helps
  • Children/Young People
  • People With Disabilities

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
Sir George Martin Trust - Grant to Yorkshire Children's Trust
£2,000 28/02/2022
Capital costs for Advancement of Health/Saving Lives
Sir George Martin Trust - Grant to Yorkshire Children's Trust
£4,000 07/12/2020
Core costs for Advancement of Health/Saving Lives

Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

How is it governed?

Trustees (4)
Current Trustees appointed

Age Range of Trustees: 26-50
  • MR J ANSBRO Appointed: 2017, Occupation: Executive Trustee
  • TRACEY GRAY Appointed: 2015, Occupation: Executive Trustee
Legal constitution
  • Charity registered in England & Wales on 16/04/2012, number: 1146884
  • Registered at Companies House on 03/03/2017, number: 10650385
Gift Aid
  • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
Policies in force
  • Complaints handling
  • Complaints policy and procedures
  • Financial reserves policy and procedures
  • Internal charity financial controls policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding policy and procedures
  • Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
  • Social media policy and procedures
  • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
  • Trustee expenses policy and procedures
Filing Record
11 returns made; all on time
Main office

Yorkshire Childrens Trust
Horley Green Works
Horley Green Road
HALIFAX
West Yorkshire
HX3 6AS

Objectives

TO RELIEVE THE CHARITABLE NEEDS OF FAMILIES WITH SICK OR DISABLED CHILDREN, UP TO THE AGE OF 18, BY THE PROVISION OF EMOTIONAL AND FINANCIAL SUPPORT; IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY, TOWARDS THE PROVISION OF COUNSELLING TO DEAL WITH DEBTS AND WELFARE, BEING DIAGNOSED WITH AN ILLNESS AND THE LOSS OF A CHILD, COSTS OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, HOME MODIFICATIONS, TRAVEL COSTS OR RESPITE HOLIDAYS FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

Data Sources

Charity Commission for England and Wales
360 Giving
CharityBase
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