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Cruse Bereavement Care

What it does
    THE PROVISION OF SUPPORT TO PEOPLE WHO HAVE SUFFERED BEREAVEMENT THROUGH A NATIONWIDE NETWORK OF TRAINED BEREAVEMENT VOLUNTEERS AND THROUGH ITS NATIONAL HELPLINE. WORK DESIGNED TO RAISE THE AWARENESS OF THE NEEDS OF BEREAVED PEOPLE AND TO PROMOTE THEIR INTERESTS.
Who works here
  • 162 employees and 4914 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • Education/training
  • The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Where it operates
  • Throughout England And Wales, Northern Ireland
UN SDGs:
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Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £5,185,724 £4,939,936 £245,788 7 162 4914 31/01/2019
31/03/2017 £4,871,356 £4,901,585 -£30,229 £3,819,371 7 93 4904 29/01/2018
31/03/2016 £4,795,238 £5,016,159 -£220,921 £3,662,713 6 91 5143 28/01/2017
31/03/2015 £5,222,125 £4,865,194 £356,931 £3,883,634 7 86 5652 29/01/2016
31/03/2014 £4,674,930 £4,360,892 £314,038 £3,526,703 7 79 5701 26/01/2015
31/03/2013 £4,442,362 £4,073,892 £368,470 £3,111,425 7 79 5733 20/01/2014
31/03/2012 £3,927,324 £3,951,746 -£24,422 £2,742,955 6 74 5738 30/01/2013
31/03/2011 £4,116,244 £3,997,623 £118,621 £2,947,611 6 79 5771 12/01/2012
31/03/2010 £4,042,754 £3,936,924 £105,830 £2,928,990 6 74 5531 21/01/2011
31/03/2009 £3,668,938 £3,649,300 £19,638 £2,823,160 5 70 5689 18/01/2010
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 9 grant making charities totalling £1,612,685

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£9,315
30/04/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The project will use funding to provide training of more bereavement support volunteers, and increase its number of venues where support takes place, so that bereaved people can access support in their community.
£10,000
30/04/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The project will use funding to provide support for bereaved children and adults; using range of services providing IAG and accompanying trained volunteers to deliverer tailored support
£9,700
31/03/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The organisation will develop their volunteer training and network programme to support the increased demand for their services offering bereavement support, specifically for people bereaved by suicide.
£9,963
28/02/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The funding will be used to train additional volunteers for the bereavement service, where more people will be provided with the opportunity to gain one to one and group support from trained volunteers, with the aim of promoting wellbeing.
£9,983
31/01/2019
National Lottery Community Fund The organisation will recruit a further 16 volunteers to increase its bereavement counselling service in response to the current demand and to reduce current waiting lists. They will also provide training to five supervisors to ensure that the new volunteers are properly supported.
£10,000
30/11/2018
National Lottery Community Fund The funding will be used to train an additional 16 volunteers from the local community to deliver face to face bereavement support to adults and young people. This will provide access to accredited awards for volunteers, and help develop service users coping mechanisms, increase resilience and improve wellbeing.
£10,000
31/10/2018
National Lottery Community Fund The organisation, based in Belfast, is using a £10,000 grant to support prisoners who have been bereaved. The money is being used to recruit and train more volunteers to reduce waiting times and be able to offer support to more prisoners.
£4,000
31/03/2018
Somerset Community Foundation Setting up a telephone counselling service to overcome traffic impacts on Cruse volunteers
£4,907
31/12/2017
Community Foundation for Surrey Core costs for the remainder of the current financial year ending March 2018.
£10,000
13/12/2017
National Lottery Heritage Fund This project will improve the group's telephone bereavement service.
£7,500
30/11/2017
Community Foundation for Surrey Core costs and office rent for a branch of a charity supporting the bereaved.
£5,000
30/11/2017
Sussex Community Foundation Cruse Bereavement Care in West Sussex exists to promote the well being of bereaved adults, children and young people, helping them to understand their grief and cope with their loss. Funding was provided towards training new bereavement volunteers and their client information events.
£15,000
31/10/2017
Sussex Community Foundation Cruse Bereavement Care in West Sussex exists to promote the well being of bereaved adults, children and young people, helping them to understand their grief and cope with their loss. Funding was provided towards training new bereavement volunteers and their client information evenings.
£5,935
31/10/2017
Suffolk Community Foundation To support the development of the Children's Team.
£3,000
31/10/2017
Suffolk Community Foundation Towards the salary of the part time Area Coordinator.
£10,000
28/09/2017
National Lottery Heritage Fund The volunteer-based group provide bereavement support to adults and children. They are using the £10,000 to provide training for volunteers and supervisors to enable the charity to better support local people.
£4,000
31/08/2017
Suffolk Community Foundation Towards core costs to provide bereavement support to those in rural locations throughout Suffolk.
£60,000
30/06/2017
Masonic Trust Email and phone helpline providing bereavement support and advice.
£4,000
31/10/2016
Community Foundation for Surrey Core costs including volunteer training and purchase of literature for a branch of a bereavement support charity, over the period of a year.
£698,998
30/06/2016
National Lottery Heritage Fund The Bereavement Champion project is a partnership project between Cruse Bereavement Care and the ExtraCare Charitable Trust to improve bereavement support for older people, including those with dementia, in sheltered housing. The project will raise awareness of how bereavement affects older people’s mental and physical health, improve access to support for bereaved older people in sheltered and retirement accommodation, and encourage self-help and peer support to reduce loneliness and social isolation.
£20,000
31/03/2016
Ministry of Justice To provide specialist counselling support to people bereaved by homicide prior to 2010
£10,000
30/09/2015
National Lottery Heritage Fund The organisation is volunteer based and offers support, advice and information to children, young people and adults who have experienced bereavement. They are using the £10,000 to provide a support service to prisoners in Magilligan, Maghaberry and Hydebank who have been bereaved, with an aim to help reduce reoffending.
£5,000
30/09/2014
Oxfordshire Community Foundation Promote reduction of isolation and disadvantage and access to local services
£676,384
20/06/2014
National Lottery Heritage Fund Not Available
Governance
Trustees (11)
Main office

UNIT 0.1
ONE VICTORIA VILLAS
RICHMOND
SURREY
TW9 2GW

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 208078
  • First registered on 22/09/1962
Objectives

THE RELIEF OF ANY PERSONS WHO ARE IN CONDITIONS OF POVERTY SICKNESS OR DISTRESS ARISING FROM BEREAVEMENT BY DEATH OF A PERSON OR THE ANTICIPATION THEREOF AND THE PROTECTION AND PRESERVATION OF PUBLIC HEALTH PARTICULARLY THROUGH THE PREVENTION OF ANY SICKNESS WHICH MAY ARISE FROM BEREAVEMENT BY DEATH OF A PERSON OR THE ANTICIPATION THEREOF.