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Bishops Stortford Mencap

What it does
    Spec Needs Nursery for under 5 s Three Sat Clubs for children of 5-8,9-15.& older Two Clubs for adults. Club for teens/young adults Spe and Lang Therapy. Sch Hol Clubs for the children and young adults & weeks hols for adults or children to give respite for carers. Perf Arts for teens/young adults. Get Active for teens/young adults. Gardening for young adults
Who it helps
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • Disability
Where it operates
  • Hertfordshire, Essex
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1122298
  • First registered on 14/01/2008
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Filed on
31/08/2018 £343,761 £369,017 -£25,256 03/05/2019
30/09/2017 £372,293 £294,751 £77,542 11/05/2018
30/09/2016 £338,901 £294,751 £44,150 03/07/2017
30/09/2015 £287,241 £290,921 -£3,680 20/06/2016
30/09/2014 £336,385 £227,469 £108,916 05/06/2015
30/09/2013 £216,000 £162,000 £54,000 09/06/2014
30/09/2012 £117,222 £167,255 -£50,033 04/03/2013
30/09/2011 £103,129 £95,118 £8,011 22/06/2012
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 2 grant making charities totalling £184,957

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£180,000
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' running costs of a project providing a range of support and activities for people with learning disabilities and their families in Hertfordshire
£2,157
31/01/2018
Essex Community Foundation To support the salary of a volunteer coordinator to increase the number of young volunteers from Harlow and Uttlesford areas
£2,800
28/02/2017
Essex Community Foundation To support salary costs of employees helping clients from Uttlesford and Harlow
Governance
Trustees (8)
  • Richard Smith
  • Patrick Draper (2 trusteeships)
  • Kevin Davis
  • Duncan James William Murdoch
  • Tracy Fisher
  • Amy Drew
  • Stephen Downing
  • Daniel Wright
Main office

GROVE COTTAGE
151 LONDON ROAD
BISHOP'S STORTFORD
CM23 3JX

Objectives

1) THE RELIEF OF PEOPLE WITH A LEARNING DISABILITY IN PARTICULAR BY THE PROVISION OF HELP AND SUPPORT FOR THEM AND THEIR FAMILIES, DEPENDANTS AND CARERS, AND TO PREVENT LEARNING DISABILITIES FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT. 2) TO PROVIDE OR ASSIST IN THE PROVISION OF THE EDUCATION, RECREATION OR OTHER LEISURE TIME OCCUPATION FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE NEED THEREOF BY REASON OF LEARNING DISABILITY WITH THE OBJECT OF IMPROVING THEIR CONDITIONS OF LIFE.