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Breaking Barriers Nw

What it does
    We support and empower disabled children and young people aged 0-25 and their families. By offering advice, signposting and listening. We develop and deliver bespoke training material to families and the wider community. We work towards challenging and removing social barriers and promote inclusion for disabled children and young people and equality of opportunity for all.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • Disability
Where it operates
  • Wigan, Lancashire, Salford City, Bolton
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Filed on
31/03/2018 £67,924 £74,065 -£6,141 05/11/2018
31/03/2017 £81,949 £80,420 £1,529 07/12/2017
31/03/2016 £66,118 £20,371 £45,747 05/06/2017
31/03/2015 £29,734 £14,174 £15,560 13/01/2016
31/03/2014 £9,158 £8,778 £380
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £21,860

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£2,500
15/12/2019
The EQ Foundation Big Give Christmas Challenge 2019
£9,360
31/12/2018
National Lottery Community Fund The project aims to support participants build their life skills as well as help reduce the social isolation. The funding will be used to run short break activities for children and young people with disabilities. Funding will go towards refreshments, 10 x monthly stay and play clubs, camping weekend at charity farm x 2, session worker costs, uniforms, promotional materials, volunteers’ expenses, crocky trail day trip including transport, speed of sight track day including transport and 2 x day trips.
£10,000
14/01/2015
National Lottery Heritage Fund Not Available
Governance
Trustees (3)
  • Joanne Kenyon
  • Catherine Bamford
  • David Rolfe
Main office

Commerce House
Bridgeman Place
BOLTON
BL2 1DW

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 1153249
  • First registered on 06/08/2013
Objectives

'THE CHARITY'S OBJECTS ("THE OBJECTS") ARE: TO RELIEVE SICKNESS AND DISTRESS OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE (AGES 0-25) AND THEIR FAMILIES AND CARERS WITH SOCIAL/COMMUNICATION REQUIREMENTS, IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY: PROVIDING A (NW) REGIONAL TELEPHONE HELPLINE STAFFED BY TRAINED VOLUNTEERS ABLE TO OFFER SUPPORT, ADVISE AND SIGNPOST. DEVELOP AND DELIVER APPROPRIATE BESPOKE TRAINING MATERIAL TO FAMILIES AND THE WIDER COMMUNITY. WORK TOWARDS CHALLENGING AND REMOVING SOCIAL BARRIERS AND PROMOTE INCLUSION FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH SOCIAL/COMMUNICATION REQUIREMENTS. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS OBJECT 'SOCIAL/COMMUNICATION REQUIREMENTS' INCLUDE AUTISM, ASPERGER'S SYNDROME, TOURETTE'S SYNDROME, OCD, ODD, ADHD, ADD, CEREBRAL PALSY, DOWNS SYNDROME, FRAGILE X SYNDROME, SELECTIVE MUTISM, SOME WHEELCHAIR USERS AND PEOPLE WITH HEARING IMPAIRMENTS.