CharityDetail

Churches Housing Aid Society

What it does
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Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • Elderly/old People
  • People With Disabilities
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
Where it operates
  • South Gloucestershire, Bristol City, North Somerset, Bath And North East Somerset
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 233757
  • First registered on 09/06/1965
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 4 grant making charities totalling £194,206

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£75,000
30/11/2018
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of an Advice Service Manager at a project providing housing advice and practical support to vulnerable people in and around Bristol
£15,000
28/02/2018
Garfield Weston Foundation CHAS (Bristol) Housing Advice Service
£7,143
31/01/2018
Quartet Community Foundation Toward the Healthy Homes project, providing energy related advice and advocacy services for residents in Lawrence Hill, energy advice workshops with local community groups, providing thermal imaging surveys for clients severely affected by energy issues and to start a tackling Cold Homes in Communities working group involving relevant local energy groups.
£15,000
31/05/2017
Quartet Community Foundation For the third year of a three-year grant towards the salary and on costs of an Advice Service Manager at a service providing housing advice and practical support.
£10,763
15/03/2017
Lloyds Bank Foundation To fund a consultant to identify and implement improved case management and reporting processes.
£15,000
31/08/2016
Quartet Community Foundation For the second year of a three-year grant towards the salary and on costs of an Advice Service Manager at a service providing housing advice and practical support.
£45,000
31/05/2015
Henry Smith Charity towards three years' salary of an Advice Service Manager at a project providing housing advice and practical support to vulnerable people in and around Bristol
£11,300
06/05/2015
Lloyds Bank Foundation undertaking a Sustainability Review resulting in an agreed forward plan that will enable the sustainability of CHAS
Governance
Main office


Objectives

FOR THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY 1) PROVIDING ADVICE ON AND ASSISTANCE WITH HOUSING AND RELATED MATTERS INCLUDING WELFARE BENEFITS, 2) PROVIDING HOUSEHOLD ITEMS AND OTHER AMENITIES FOR PERSONS IN NECESSITOUS CIRCUMSTANCES UPON TERMS APPROPRIATE TO THEIR MEANS.