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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Friends First

  • Income

    £372.1K

  • Spending

    £357.9K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1094827 Company no. 4402061

Contact details

Public address

  • 21-23 Clarendon Villas, Hove, BN3 3RE

Aims & activities

Our goal is to provide resources designed to help men and women who have experienced a range of life problems - including homelessness, family breakdown, addiction and emotional issues - to be equipped to achieve sustained independence through employment training and supported housing.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing

Who the charity helps

  • People with disabilities
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Provides human resources
  • Provides buildings/facilities/open space
  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
Financial history
Compliance history

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

THE OBJECTS FOR WHICH THE COMPANY IS ESTABLISHED (THE "OBJECTS") ARE SUCH OBJECTS AND PURPOSES IN ANY PART OF THE WORLD AS ARE EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AND WALES AND ARE CARRIED OUT AS AN EXPRESSION OF CHRISTIAN FAITH AND IN PARTICULAR (BUT WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING):- (A) TO PROVIDE RELIEF AND ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS IN CONDITIONS OF NEED, HARDSHIP OR DISTRESS WHETHER IN CONNECTION WITH HOUSING OR ACCOMMODATION OR SHELTER OR ADDICTION OR ABUSE OR OFFENDING BEHAVIOUR OR LACK OF MEANINGFUL OCCUPATION OR SICKNESS OR ACCIDENT OR ANY OTHER CIRCUMSTANCE IN ANY PART OR PARTS OF THE WORLD. (B) TO PROMOTE AND FULFIL SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES BENEFICIAL TO THE COMMUNITY IN ANY PART OR PARTS OF THE WORLD AS MAY BE THOUGHT FIT.?

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED ON 22ND MARCH 2002. AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION REGISTERED AT COMPANIES HOUSE ON 12 DEC 2018

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 9 Trustees
  • 20 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Neville Derek Jones Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
Peter Leonard John Jarvis Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
Stephen John Horne Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
Helen Evans Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Ian Bailey Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
James Foreman Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Kenneth William Stevens Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
Mx Sibanda Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Destined To Win Fellowship Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date
Kate Ball Clarendon Trust Limited Up-to-date
Oaks Trust Up-to-date

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • East Sussex
  • West Sussex