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Grimsby And Cleethorpes Area Doorstep

What it does
    We are an independent local provider of temporary housing and support to young people aged 16 to 25 who are homeless or in need of housing related support. Our role is to enable young people and young families to define, establish and maintain their own home. Doorstep exists to fight homelessness and empower vulnerable young people to fulfil their potential and transform their lives.
Who works here
  • 20 employees and 1 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • Children/young People
  • People With Disabilities
Sector(s) covered
  • The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Economic/community Development/employment
  • Other Charitable Purposes
Where it operates
  • North East Lincolnshire
Financial Data ?
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus/
Deficit
Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
31/03/2018 £1,011,017 £994,522 £16,495 2 20 1 29/01/2019
31/03/2017 £926,635 £824,823 £101,812 £4,315,564 4 19 2 30/01/2018
31/03/2016 £660,361 £570,234 £90,127 £4,213,752 7 11 2 09/01/2017
31/03/2015 £954,708 £681,898 £272,810 £3,821,598 6 11 1 26/01/2016
31/03/2014 £870,308 £821,066 £49,242 £3,548,788 3 15 2 26/01/2015
31/03/2013 £941,618 £806,856 £134,762 £3,522,982 3 15 2 19/11/2013
31/03/2012 £634,239 £631,241 £2,998 £3,388,220 5 14 0 18/12/2012
31/03/2011 £599,455 £576,857 £22,598 £3,385,222 5 12 0 23/11/2011
Donations received ?

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 2 grant making charities totalling £320,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£60,000
30/09/2018
LandAid Charitable Trust £60,000 to fully fund the renovation of an empty purpose built 2 storey block of flats to create Doorstep’s ‘Parent and Baby Unit’. There will be at least 5 bed spaces: 4x1-bed flats for teenage parents and their babies, and 1 bedsit for support staff. The 4 flats will have double bedrooms with space for 2 young parents and 1 baby. Minimum occupancy of each flat: 1 parent and 1 baby (total 4 YP plus 4 babies). Maximum: 2 parents and 1 baby (total 8 YP plus 4 babies).
£130,000
29/02/2016
Nationwide Foundation To provide access to affordable, safe accommodation for your people and young families at risk of homelessness or in need of stable accommodation
£130,000
29/02/2016
LandAid Charitable Trust £100,000 for the renovation of six properties: one three bedroom shared house (£35,000), two one bed flats (£20,000) and three two bedroom family houses (£45,000). These six properties will provide 11 bedrooms which will accommodate between 11 and 16 young people in severe housing need, including young parents and their children. LandAid will also provide £6,000 for legal fees for the purchase of the properties and £24,000 for the project coordinator for 18 months.
Governance
Trustees (6)
Main office

115 Pasture Street
Grimsby
DN32 9EE

Legal constitution
  • UK Charity, number: 702881
  • First registered on 10/05/1990
Objectives

THE CARE AND SUPPORT OF YOUNG PERSONS PRIMARILY THOSE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 16 AND 25 WHO ARE HOMELESS AND IN NEED OR WHERE BY REASONS OF ADVERSE CIRCUMSTANCES ARE IN NEED OF HELP IN ACQUIRING A SETTLED WAY OF LIFE BY PROVIDING, DEVELOPING AND MAINTAINING SHORT TERM RESIDENTIAL ACCOMMODATION OR SIMILAR FACILITIES INCLUDING A HOUSING ADVICE CLINIC AND TO FURTHER ASSIST THOSE SO ACCOMMODATED WHO BY REASON OF ANY PHYSICAL PSYCHOLOGICAL, EMOTIONAL OR SOCIAL INFIRMITY ARE IN NEED OF ADVICE COUNSELLING AND ANY OTHER FORM OF AID TO ACQUIRE EMPLOYMENT MORE PERMANENT ACCOMMODATION, EDUCATION, TRAINING AND ANY OTHER BENEFIT TO ASSIST THEM TOWARDS A MORE SETTLED WAY OF LIVING IN THE COMMUNITY.