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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Deafway

  • Income

    £2.4M

  • Spending

    £2.2M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1089918 Company no. 4243198

Contact details

Public address

  • Deafway, Brockholes Brow, Preston, PR1 5BB

Aims & activities

All of our work, in the UK, on the Isle of Man, in Nepal and in Uganda, aims to give D/deaf people equal access to every part of life. We do this through Residential Support and Rehabilitation; Education and Training; Deaf/Sign Language Arts; Deaf Culture Projects; Deaf Heritage Projects; and the provision of Deaf Spaces. At the centre of of all that we do is Deaf Culture and sign language.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Overseas aid/famine relief
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur sport
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community development/employment
  • Human rights/religious or racial harmony/equality or diversity
  • Recreation

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research

Income and Endowments:

£2.4M

* £12.0K investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£2.2M

Assets and liabilities

  • £869.6K Own use assets
  • £186.3K Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £1.5M Other assets
  • £277.1K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

90%
2%
8%

Charitable objects

THE COMPANY IS ESTABLISHED FOR THE RELIEF OF PEOPLE WHO ARE DEAF OR WHO SUFFER FROM COMMUNICATION DISORDERS, FIRSTLY THOSE RESIDENT IN LANCASHIRE AND SECONDLY THOSE LIVING IN THE REST OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND ELSEWHERE, PARTICULARLY BY ASSISTING AND SUPPORTING THEIR EQUAL ACCESS TO AND PARTICIPATION IN, ALL ASPECTS OF SOCIETY.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED 28TH JUNE 2001

Area of benefit

Lancashire, The Rest Of The United Kingdom And Elsewhere

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other Regulators

Care Quality Commission

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff

Land And Property

This charity owns and/or leases land or property.

  • 7 Trustees
  • 72 Employees
  • 1 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Hadyn James Gigg Mbe Lancashire County Nursing Trust Up-to-date
The Mary Cross Trust Up-to-date
John James Ward Obe Galloway's Society For The Blind Up-to-date
Harris Free Public Library And Museum Endowment Trust Up-to-date
Life Education Centre For Lancashire Up-to-date
Elaine Colette Ridley (Chair) None on record
Claire Philomena Mingay None on record
Brian Stanley Donelly None on record
Victoria Wall None on record
Robert John Eastwood None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Lancashire
  • Nepal
  • Uganda