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Groundswell Network Support Uk

What it does
    Homelessness: Client involvement in services and policy. Peer research. Peer advocacy. Peer education.
Who works here
  • 25 employees and 50 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Other Charities Or Voluntary Bodies
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
UN SDGs:
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Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2019 £1,073,006 £1,004,025 £68,981 3 25 50 17/12/2019
31/03/2018 £1,029,105 £933,101 £96,004 2 20 71 04/12/2018
31/03/2017 £837,772 £815,406 £22,366 £138,664 1 19 57 06/09/2017
31/03/2016 £734,656 £730,162 £4,494 £116,298 1 16 50 21/12/2016
31/03/2015 £558,683 £543,719 £14,964 £111,804 2 12 50 09/11/2015
31/03/2014 £552,273 £515,211 £37,062 £96,840 2 10 42 24/10/2014
31/03/2013 £448,277 £431,824 £16,453 14/10/2013
31/03/2012 £402,616 £290,789 £111,827 02/11/2012
31/03/2011 £316,589 £308,592 £7,997 11/11/2011
31/03/2010 £261,189 £292,940 -£31,751 25/11/2010
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 9 grant making charities totalling £2,178,433

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£20,000
30/04/2019
Garfield Weston Foundation Groundswell - core costs
£1,528,299
28/02/2019
National Lottery Community Fund No press summary is available in this release.
£99,858
31/12/2018
Camden Giving The project enables recruitment of a Care Navigator with lived experience of homelessness and experience of being a Peer Advocate. This would include development of training sessions for hostels around supporting residents with health and wellbeing and working with CHIP to develop information sharing sessions on how GP surgeries can insure they are accessible to homeless people.
£10,000
31/12/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation Supporting homeless people to be at the heart of solutions to homelessness
£64,000
30/11/2017
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of a project providing support to homeless people across London
£25,000
17/07/2017
The Fore With Groundswell’s existing funding largely restricted, The Fore provided much-needed support for the salary of the organisation’s first COO. The role is expected to transform Groundswell’s financial systems and operating processes to facilitate national scaling of the model.
£43,000
30/06/2017
Tudor Trust towards the salary of a new National Expansion Manager post to franchise Groundswell's Homeless Health Peer Advocacy Project from London to other locations across the UK.
£44,380
31/03/2017
Greater London Authority Homless womens health project
£135,000
31/08/2016
City Bridge Trust £135,000 over three years (£35,000; £50,000; £50,000) to contribute to the full time salary of the Project Manager, staff and volunteer training and associated running costs for the Mental Health HHPA project.
£50,000
31/08/2016
Greater London Authority Homeless Health Advocacy Project
£108,896
31/12/2015
Comic Relief From The Ground Up: a collective voice for homeless people to create positive social change.
£50,000
30/11/2015
Greater London Authority Homeless Health Advocacy Project
Governance
Trustees (9)
  • Ian Lazarus
  • Stephen Wyler
  • Terry Hitchcock
  • Dr Alistair Story
  • Laura Austin Croft
  • Matthew Harrison
  • Jenny May Yates
  • Josie Mavromatis
  • Louisa Mcdonald
Main office

Groundswell
6th Floor
St Matthews
Brixton Hill
London
SW2 1JF

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1089987
  • First registered on 08/01/2002
Objectives

1. TO RELIEVE POVERTY PARTICULARLY OF HOMELESS PEOPLE, AND 2. TO DEVELOP THE CAPACITY AND SKILLS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SOCIALLY AND ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITY OF HOMELESS PEOPLE IN SUCH A WAY THAT THEY ARE BETTER ABLE TO IDENTIFY, AND HELP MEET, THEIR NEEDS AND TO PARTICIPATE MORE FULLY IN SOCIETY.