CharityDetail

Devon And Cornwall Refugee Support

What it does
    To provide 1 advice and support to asylum seekers and refugees in Devon and Cornwall 2 Signposting to solicitors to conduct AS appeals 3 Free food parcels to destitute ASRs 4 Free clothing 5 Internet suite 6 A social meeting place for ASRs 7 Arranging English and other courses 8 Talks to educate public in ASR issues 9 Activities to promote health and fitness among ASRs
Who it helps
  • Other Defined Groups
Sector(s) covered
  • Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity
  • Other Charitable Purposes
Where it operates
  • Devon, Cornwall
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/12/2017 £171,136 £163,140 £7,996 25/10/2018
31/12/2016 £164,338 £149,523 £14,815 19/09/2017
31/12/2015 £147,975 £114,668 £33,307 23/04/2016
31/12/2014 £155,819 £148,894 £6,925 25/05/2015
31/12/2013 £161,765 £166,989 -£5,224 31/03/2014
31/12/2012 £174,578 £160,212 £14,366 08/04/2013
31/12/2011 £182,212 £178,342 £3,870 29/06/2012
31/12/2010 £130,938 £103,258 £27,680 08/08/2011
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £655,500

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£335,000
31/03/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The project aims to provide asylum seekers with a sense of independence, prevent destitution and support their integration into the local community, alongside raising awareness about the issues faced by refugees and asylum seekers. This funding will enable the project to expand its provision and capacity.
£10,000
30/09/2018
AB Charitable Trust £10,000 towards core costs of drop in service
£30,000
31/08/2018
Tudor Trust over one year as continuation funding towards salaries at an organisation supporting refugees and asylum seekers in Plymouth
£80,000
30/03/2017
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity supports asylum seekers and those who have not been granted refugee status. The grant will fund non-salary core costs and an Activities and Well-being Co-ordinator role x 1 day per week.
£65,500
28/02/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salary of a Caseworker at a project providing a walk in centre to support and assist asylum seekers in Plymouth
£120,000
30/11/2014
Tudor Trust over three years as continuation funding towards the core costs of this Plymouth-based charity providing practical support to asylum seekers and refugees
£15,000
29/01/2014
Lloyds Bank Foundation The charity supports refugees and asylum seekers across the far south west. It seeks support for its core running costs. The work helps the ASR community to be effectively supported, reducing their isolation and hardships.
Governance
Trustees (10)
Main office

DEVON & CORNWALL REFUGEE SUPPORT
7 WHIMPLE STREET
PLYMOUTH
PL1 2DH

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1130360
  • First registered on 25/06/2009
Objectives

5.1 TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO REFUGEES AND THEIR DEPENDANTS LIVING IN DEVON AND CORNWALL WHO ARE IN CONDITIONS OF NEED, HARDSHIP OR DISTRESS 5.2 TO PRESERVE AND PROTECT THE PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH OF REFUGEES AND THEIR DEPENDANTS RESIDENT IN DEVON AND CORNWALL 5.3 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION AND TRAINING OF REFUGEES AND THEIR DEPENDANTS RESIDENT IN DEVON AND CORNWALL IN NEED THEREOF SO AS TO ADVANCE THEM IN LIFE AND ASSIST IN THEIR REHABILITATION WITHIN A NEW COMMUNITY 5.4 TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN GENERAL ABOUT THE ISSUES RELATING TO REFUGEES 5.5 TO PROMOTE RESEARCH INTO THE CONDITIONS OF LIFE OF REFUGEES RESIDING IN DEVON AND CORNWALL AND TO PUBLISH THE RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH