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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2018

The Housing Associations' Charitable Trust

  • Income

    £1.1M

  • Spending

    £1.5M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1096829 Company no. 4560091

Contact details

Public address

  • C A N Mezzanine, 49-51 East Road, London, N1 6AH

Aims & activities

HACT is a charity, social enterprise and industry-focused think/do tank established by the housing association sector. Our aim is to work with the housing sector, government, civil society and communities to develop and share innovative approaches to meeting changing needs. We seek to influence and innovate in ways which help housing providers deliver more effectively within their communities.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Economic/community development/employment

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people
  • People with disabilities
  • People of a particular ethnic or racial origin
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Provides other finance
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body

Income and Endowments:

£1.1M

Expenditure:

£1.5M

Assets and liabilities

  • £558.4K Own use assets
  • £0.0K Long term investments
  • £485.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £461.1K Other assets
  • £259.5K Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Charitable spending ratios

138%
1%
0%

Charitable objects

TO FURTHER ALL PURPOSES WHICH ARE CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO ENGLISH LAW

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION DATED 30TH JANUARY 2003

Area of benefit

National

Organisation type

Standard registration

Other names

Hact
Housing Action Charity

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 8 Trustees
  • 15 Employees
  • 0 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Babu Bhattacherjee None on record
Gavin Cansfield (Chair) None on record
Samantha Marie Hyde None on record
Matthew Gardiner None on record
Suzanne Rastrick Picker Institute Europe Up-to-date
Davida Johnson None on record
Jitinder Takhar None on record
Nick Atkin None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland