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Data for financial year ending 31 December 2018

Caritas Social Action

  • Income

    £398.3K

  • Spending

    £425.9K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1101431 Company no. 4505111

Contact details

Public address

  • Caritas Social Action Network, Romero House, 55 Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7JB

Aims & activities

Caritas Social Action Network (CSAN) is the official domestic social action agency of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales and a member of Caritas Internationalis. We support our family of charities and dioceses and seek to strengthen and facilitate Catholic charitable activities, and to bring the voices of the poor and Catholic teaching to bear in guiding public policy.

What the charity does

  • General charitable purposes
  • Education/training
  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Religious activities
  • Human rights/religious or racial harmony/equality or diversity
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • The general public/mankind

How the charity works

  • Provides services
  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Sponsors or undertakes research
  • Acts as an umbrella or resource body
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

To: 1. further the charitable works of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales in accordance with its teaching through the development of the network of those working in social action; 2. advance the education, training, practice and formation of those active in the field of social action; 3. promote the development of individuals and communities for the benefit of the poor, the vulnerable and the marginalised of all faiths or none by offering a coherent Catholic voice in the public arena.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 07 AUG 2002 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 28 OCT 2002 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 25 OCT 2013 as amended on 05 Apr 2019

Area of benefit

Not Defined. In Practice United Kingdom.

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 10 Trustees
  • 2 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Elisabeth Sandra Dodds None on record
Sister Lynda Dearlove Arise Foundation Up-to-date
Rt Reverend Thomas Anthony Williams Apostleship Of The Sea Liverpool Archdiocesan Council Up-to-date
Churches Together In The Merseyside Region Up-to-date
Rt Rev John Stanley Kenneth Arnold Caritas Diocese Of Salford Up-to-date
Catholic Agency For Overseas Development Up-to-date
Greater Manchester Churches Together Up-to-date
St Cuthbert's College Ushaw Up-to-date
The Atlantic Trading Charitable Trust Up-to-date
The Newman Trust Up-to-date
Paolo Camoletto Church Investors Group Recently registered
Shared Churches (Hertfordshire And Bedfordshire) Limited Up-to-date
Stewardship In The Catholic Church Up-to-date
Rt Rev Terence P Drainey (Chair) None on record
Steven Webb None on record
Ben Ryan None on record
Elizabeth Palmer None on record
Clare Coffey Irish Chaplaincy Up-to-date

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout England And Wales