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Dingley Family And Specialist Early Years Centres

What it does
    TO ADVANCE THE DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION OF CHILDREN REGISTERED TO ATTEND OUR CENTRES & SUPPORT THEIR FAMILIES BY PROVIDING SAFE AND STIMULATING PLAY IN WHICH PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO TAKE PART, PROVIDING A SUITABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR THE FURTHER ASSESSMENT AND THERAPY BY HEALTH AND EDUCATION PROFESSIONALS AND ENCOURAGING FAMILIES TO SUPPORT THE CHARITY TO FURTHER ADVANCE THE CHILDREN'S PROSPECTS.
Who works here
  • 38 employees and 22 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • Disability
Where it operates
  • West Berkshire, Reading, Wokingham
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2019 £641,256 £672,296 -£31,040 2 38 22 19/08/2019
31/03/2018 £581,309 £583,636 -£2,327 £248,404 3 38 12 17/09/2018
31/03/2017 £533,828 £567,993 -£34,165 £250,731 3 38 12 21/09/2017
31/03/2016 £430,649 £496,732 -£66,083 21/09/2016
31/03/2015 £442,147 £407,398 £34,749 12/10/2015
31/03/2014 £378,614 £347,912 £30,702 30/07/2014
31/03/2013 £406,144 £327,228 £78,916 09/07/2013
31/03/2012 £301,884 £214,224 £87,660 31/07/2012
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 5 grant making charities totalling £324,411

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£187,811
31/03/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The organisation will use funding to continue running the Wokingham Centre and to embed and roll-out a new way of working focusing on the transition of children into mainstream settings.
£20,000
31/12/2018
Wates Foundation Core costs of delivering our vital services to children under the age of 5 years with additional needs and disabilities and their families across Berkshire.
£15,000
30/11/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation Supporting meaningful inclusion for children with SEND in the early years.
£76,600
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salaries of two part-time Family Support Workers at a project providing support to parents/carers of young children in Berkshire with additional needs and/or disabilities
£15,000
31/05/2017
Garfield Weston Foundation Building Inclusion Through Specialist Support
£5,000
31/03/2017
Quartet Community Foundation As requested by the donor towards providing play centres for young children with additional needs.
£5,000
30/04/2016
Quartet Community Foundation As requested by the donor
Governance
Trustees (6)
  • David Ian Ormrod
  • Nick Richards
  • Lorna Lesley Fairbairn
  • Helen Georgina Amner Munslow
  • Jacqueline Ann Napier-Munn
  • Jason Daniels
Main office

COMMUNITY CENTRE
KENNET WALK
READING
RG1 3GD

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1137609
  • First registered on 26/08/2010
Objectives

TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN WITH DISABILITY OR SPECIAL NEEDS, REFERRED TO US, AND THEIR FAMILIES BY: A) PROVIDING SAFE, SATISFYING AND STIMULATING PLAY FOR ALL THE FAMILY; B) PROVIDING A SUITABLE ENVIRONMENT FOR FURTHER ASSESSMENT AND THERAPY BY PROFESSIONALS WORKING WITH THE CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES; C) ENCOURAGING OTHER CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES THROUGH WHICH PARENTS MAY HELP THEIR CHILDREN