CharityDetail

What it does
    To provide housing, education, employment, leisure and personal support for vulnerable people. To promote access to, and to promote good practice in, the provision of housing, education, employment, leisure and personal support for vulnerable people. Advocate with and on behalf of vulnerable people to improve the quality of their lives.
Who works here
  • 385 employees and 50 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
  • Disability
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur Sport
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
Where it operates
  • Throughout London, Oxfordshire
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1044693
  • First registered on 04/03/1995
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £10,021,200 £9,961,010 £60,190 385 50 29/01/2019
31/03/2017 £10,341,040 £10,154,506 £186,534 £217,083 372 55 12/01/2018
31/03/2016 £9,915,833 £9,735,425 £180,408 £30,549 392 42 20/12/2016
31/03/2015 £10,974,105 £10,855,955 £118,150 -£170,259 443 40 20/10/2015
31/03/2014 £11,781,652 £12,729,975 -£948,323 -£288,409 263 41 31/01/2015
31/03/2013 £11,218,909 £12,118,942 -£900,033 £419,697 260 67 31/01/2014
31/03/2012 £9,719,853 £9,522,327 £197,526 £1,319,731 1 215 30 07/12/2012
31/03/2011 £8,526,905 £8,486,653 £40,252 £1,122,205 1 192 0 22/07/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £545,275

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£25,000
31/01/2018
Clothworkers Foundation renovation and refurbishment of a day centre for a charity which works with disabled people in London
£10,000
30/09/2017
Greater London Authority A project to transform a car park into a beautiful garden and art studio for people with a learning disability. It will be maintained and used by local people who are supported by the Camden Society to learn new skills. The new spacke will replace part of the existing centre car park and provide a social hub, and learning space to around 60 daily users.
£310,275
31/12/2016
National Lottery This group will continue and develop a project which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities by enabling them to become more active in the community, better manage their physical and emotional health and reduce social isolation. The project will outreach into Islington with a joint strategic approach to public health and wellbeing. The group will increase the number of activities, workshops and travel around London to increase people's social links.
£150,000
17/06/2016
Big Issue Invest People with learning disabilities
£50,000
29/02/2016
City Bridge Trust £50,000 over 12 months to build the capacity of Camden Society for the scaling of Unity Kitchen using social investment.
Governance
Trustees (6)
Main office

THE CAMDEN SOCIETY
134 EDMUND STREET
BIRMINGHAM
B3 2ES

Objectives

FOR THE RELIEF OF PERSONS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES, PHYSICAL DISABILITIES, MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS, OR PEOPLE OTHERWISE DISADVANTAGED, VULNERABLE OR SUFFERING FROM SOCIAL EXCLUSION AND FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF SUCH PERSONS.