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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

The Oesophageal Patients Association

  • Income

    £183.6K

  • Spending

    £172.5K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1062461

Contact details

Public address

  • Opa, 50 High Street, Henley In Arden, Warwickshire, B95 5AN

Aims & activities

The charity produces approved quality information booklets for patients diagnosed with oesophageal or gastric cancer in hospitals around the UK. Meetings are arranged at which patients and carers meet others and which medical staff also attend. No charges are made and fundraising events are organised. A telephone helpline is provided. The patient voice is encouraged on medical committees.

What the charity does

  • The advancement of health or saving of lives

Who the charity helps

  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

1) TO ALLEVIATE PHYSICAL OR MENTAL DISTRESS OF ANY PERSONS AFFECTED IN ANY WAY BY THE RELEVANT CONDITIONS AND TREATMENTS 2) TO PROVIDE EDUCATION TO THOSE AFFECTED, AND TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC, ABOUT THE RELEVANT CONDITIONS AND TREATMENTS 3) TO PROMOTE, ENCOURAGE, COLLABORATE WITH, AND PROVIDING FUNDING FOR RESEARCH PROJECTS ASSOCIATED WITH RELEVANT CONDITIONS AND TREATMENTS

Governing document

CONSTITUTION ADOPTED 12/04/1997 AS AMENDED ON 21/06/2014

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Opa

Policies

Investment
Paying staff
  • 5 Trustees
  • 15 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Janusz Jankowski C P Sport Up-to-date
David Chuter (Chair) None on record
John Taylor St. Monica's Housing Ltd Up-to-date
Philip Wright None on record
John Campolini None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales