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Home-start Wakefield And District

What it does
    HOME-START WAKEFIELD & DISTRICT RECRUITS AND TRAINS VOLUNTEERS WHO ARE NORMALLY PARENTS THEMSELVES TO SUPPORT FAMILIES WITH AT LEAST ONE CHILD UNDER THE AGE OF 5 YEARS.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
Where it operates
  • City Of Wakefield
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1105617
  • First registered on 24/08/2004
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/03/2018 £148,749 £126,007 £22,742 15/01/2019
31/03/2017 £133,085 £133,690 -£605 10/01/2018
31/03/2016 £146,335 £185,223 -£38,888 12/01/2017
31/03/2015 £297,721 £303,706 -£5,985 04/01/2016
31/03/2014 £315,588 £322,139 -£6,551 27/10/2014
31/03/2013 £319,164 £304,299 £14,865 18/07/2013
31/03/2012 £303,685 £281,509 £22,176 13/07/2012
31/03/2011 £310,593 £306,241 £4,352 26/07/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £543,826

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£145,700
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the running costs of a Home-Start working with vulnerable families in a deprived area of Yorkshire
£232,126
20/09/2017
National Lottery The group will train volunteers to be able to support families with children, to help parents develop coping strategies, identify sources of additional support and build positive relationships with schools. They will work to address the impact of challenging life issues such as bereavement, mental ill-health, addiction and domestic abuse. Volunteers will be supported to find employment in childcare, social work, youth work or education sectors.
£46,000
31/07/2015
Tudor Trust over two years as continuation funding towards the running costs of an income maximisation project for vulnerable families
£120,000
31/05/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of a Home-Start in a deprived area of West Yorkshire
Governance
Trustees (8)
  • Catherine Elizabeth Lynagh
  • Robert Webb (2 trusteeships)
  • Doreen Tombs
  • Peter Hart
  • Karron Zelei
  • Clare Cater
  • Janice Hunter
  • Jennifer Widdowson
Main office

CMS Business Park
Station Lane
Featherstone
West Yorkshire
WF7 6EQ

Objectives

(A)TO SAFEGUARD, PROTECT AND PRESERVE THE GOOD HEALTH, BOTH MENTAL AND PHYSICAL OF CHILDREN AND PARENTS OF CHILDREN. (B)TO PREVENT CRUELTY TO OR MALTREATMENT OF CHILDREN. (C)TO RELIEVE SICKNESS, POVERTY AND NEED AMONGST CHILDREN AND PARENTS OF CHILDREN. (D)TO PROMOTE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN BETTER STANDARDS OF CHILDCARE WITHIN THE AREA OF WAKEFIELD AND ITS ENVIRONS.