Finance Score: 0
Governance Score: 0
Support Score: 8
  • No PartB
(no info on trustees)
    • Grant maker support: +8
    Overall GiG Score: 8 ?

    FAMILY HELP DARLINGTON CIO 

    5 Trustees oversee the work of Family Help Darlington CIO which provides a holistic package of support including refuge accommodation, Darlington's Women's Refuge, was founded in 1976 (charity reg no 506051) in order to provide safe, temporary accommodation for women and women with children fleeing domestic abuse. There is also a telephone helpline for victims/survivors of domestic abuse.
    Analysis by Giving is Great

    Positives:

    • Spending has increased over the last 3 years relative to the previous period
    • 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 and a Community Foundation

    Financial issues to consider:

    • A PartB annual return has not been required and so detailed financial information is not available from the online data
    Established: 11 years

    www.familyhelp.org.uk

    info@familyhelp.org.uk

    01325364486

    Charity Commission for England and Wales
    UN SDGs
    ?

    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£431£356£75n/an/an/an/an/a10
    31/03/22£308£318£-10n/an/an/an/an/a5
    31/03/21£495£358£137n/an/an/an/an/a0
    31/03/20£294£303£-9n/an/an/an/an/a3
    31/03/19£297£249£48n/an/an/an/an/a2
    31/03/18£269£256£13£0£0£0n/a00
    31/03/17£246£223£23£0£0£0n/a00
    31/03/16£225£213£11£0£0£0n/a00
    31/03/15£202£225£-22£0£0£0n/a00
    31/03/14£209£215£-6£0£0£0n/a00

    Highest pay bracket: less than £60,000
    What it does
    • Accommodation/Housing
    Who works here?
    • 10 volunteers
    Who it helps
    • Children/Young People
    • Other Defined Groups
    How it operates
    • Provides advocacy/advice/information
    • Provides services
    Where it operates
    • Darlington,

    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
    Garfield Weston Foundation£90,000
    Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government£59,941
    DCMS£59,941
    Lloyds Bank Foundation£33,000
    County Durham Community Foundation£27,000
    The Clothworkers Foundation£11,000
    National Lottery Community Fund£5,000
    Specific Donations
    Amount When
    Months
    To be used for
    Masonic Trust - MCF Matched Funding
    £2,500 13/02/2023
    Unrestricted matched funding in partnership with the local masonic province
    The Clothworkers Foundation - Grant to Family Help Darlington
    £1,000 30/11/2022
    Grant uplift 'Cost of Living crisis': refurbishment of the playground area for a charity supporting people experiencing domestic and sexual abuse in Durham
    Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
    £30,000 14/10/2022
    Darlington Domestic Abuse Accommodation and Support.
    The Clothworkers Foundation - Grant to Family Help Darlington
    £10,000 17/08/2022
    refurbishment of the playground area for a charity supporting people experiencing domestic and sexual abuse in Durham
    County Durham Community Foundation - Playground rejuvenation and replacement
    £5,000 15/07/2022
    To replace outdoor safety flooring and large play equipment.
    National Lottery Community Fund - Televisions for client rooms
    £5,000 22/04/2022
    The funding will be used to purchase new televisions for the groups refuge accommodation. This will improve the facilities for clients who are women and children fleeing domestic abuse and provide ....more
    County Durham Community Foundation - Grant to Family Help Darlington
    £7,000 29/03/2022
    To support a refugee project.
    Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government - Domestic Abuse Safe Accommodation: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund
    £59,941 05/06/2020
    Organisations providing services and support for vulnerable people, for which there will be increased demand as a result of the COVID-19 crisis
    DCMS - Domestic Abuse Safe Accommodation: COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund
    £59,941 05/06/2020
    NET, Comic Relief and Children in Need will use this funding to provide: increased support to vulnerable people and hidden groups, thus reducing the burden on public services; reach local grassroots ....more
    Lloyds Bank Foundation - Grant to Family Help Darlington CIO
    £33,000 21/05/2020
    12
    One year core funding to support Family Help Darlington CIO to sustain their work to support work addressing Domestic Abuse Complex Social Issue (CSI) during COVID19
    The Leathersellers' Company Charitable Fund - Grant to Family Help Darlington CIO
    £3,000 19/05/2020
    12
    Covid Fund Small Grant unrestricted core costs
    County Durham Community Foundation - Generating Funding to Support Vulnerable Domestic Abuse Victims
    £10,000 15/05/2020
    To Support Vulnerable Domestic Abuse Victims.
    County Durham Community Foundation - Sustainability and Safer Working for 2020/21
    £5,000 12/05/2020
    To support Family Help deliver services to clients (resident in refuge and hostel) during CV19
    Garfield Weston Foundation - Multi-Year Grant (2 Years) award
    £60,000 08/05/2019
    Service provision and facility enhancement
    Co-Operative Group - Grant to Family Help Darlington CIO
    £5,282 04/08/2017
    Our helpline provides urgent relief and support for victims of domestic abuse - help more local women to break free of abusive relationships
    Garfield Weston Foundation - Main Grants award
    £6,500 06/06/2017
    WCA 2017-2018 Cohort
    Lloyds Bank Foundation - Grant to Family Help Darlington CIO
    £25,000 27/01/2012
    the salary costs of the Young Person's Support Worker including NI contribution,supervision and resources (4 part time posts)
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    Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving

    How is it governed?

    Trustees

    Sorry we have no information about the Trustees.

    Legal constitution
    • Charity registered in England & Wales on 13/02/2013, number: 1150798
    Gift Aid
    • Registered with HMRC for Gift Aid
    Policies in force
    • Bullying and harassment policy and procedures
    • Complaints handling
    • Complaints policy and procedures
    • 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
    • Social media policy and procedures
    • Trustee conflicts of interest policy and procedures
    • Volunteer management
    Filing Record
    10 returns made; all on time
    Main office

    PO BOX 248
    DARLINGTON
    COUNTY DURHAM
    DL1 1WQ

    Objectives

    (1) THE OBJECTS OF THE CIO ARE TO RELIEVE THE NEEDS OF VICTIMS AND SURVIVORS OF DOMESTIC ABUSE:(A) BY PROVISION OF REFUGE ACCOMMODATION FOR WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN; AND(B) BY PROVISION OF EMOTIONAL AND PRACTICAL SUPPORT, ADVICE, GUIDANCE AND SUCH OTHER ASSISTANCE AS THE TRUSTEES SEE FIT.(2) NOTHING IN THIS CONSTITUTION SHALL AUTHORISE AN APPLICATION OF THE PROPERTY OF THE CIO FOR PURPOSES WHICH ARE NOT CHARITABLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 7 OF THE CHARITIES AND TRUSTEE INVESTMENT (SCOTLAND) ACT 2005 OR SECTION 2 OF THE CHARITIES ACT (NORTHERN IRELAND) 2008.

    Data Sources

    Charity Commission for England and Wales
    360 Giving
    CharityBase
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