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Data for financial year ending 30 April 2018

European Guide Dog Federation

  • Income

    £59.1K

  • Spending

    £42.0K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1120553 Company no. 06302385

Contact details

Public address

  • Marston Grange, Shuckburgh Road, Priors Marston, Southam, Warwickshire, CV47 7RS

Aims & activities

THE EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG FEDERATION (EGDF) IS A EUROPEAN LEVEL DISABILITY UMBRELLA BODY OF ORGANISATIONS REPRESENTING GUIDE DOG USERS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS. OUR VISION IS THAT GUIDE DOG USERS, WHEREVER THEY LIVE IN EUROPE, ARE ABLE TO ACHIEVE THEIR FULL HUMAN RIGHTS, ESPECIALLY THEIR RIGHT TO INDEPENDENT MOBILITY AND ACCESS TO TRANSPORT, THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND TECHNOLOGY.

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • Animals

Who the charity helps

  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies

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

Charitable objects

A. TO PROMOTE THE HEALTH, EQUALITY AND INDEPENDENCE OF ALL BLIND AND PARTIALLY SIGHTED PEOPLE RESIDENT IN EUROPE WHO ARE, OR WISH TO BECOME, GUIDE DOG OWNERS ('EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS') BY PROVIDING SUPPORT AND ASSISTANCE TO, AND REPRESENTATION FOR, EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS AND SUCH ADDITIONAL SERVICES, FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES INCLUDING TRAINING FOR THE RELIEF, PREVENTION AND CURE OF VISION IMPAIRMENT AS THE FEDERATION SHALL FROM TIME TO TIME DEEM FIT; B. TO PROMOTE EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY FOR THE BENEFIT OF EUROPEAN GUIDE DOGS OWNERS AND THE PUBLIC BY ADVANCING THE NEEDS AND INTERESTS OF EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS, WITHOUT REGARD TO NATIONALITY, RACE OR CREED; C. TO PROMOTE THE EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS OF CHARITABLE ORGANISATIONS REPRESENTING EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PUBLIC BY LIASING WITH, AND ACTING AS A FORUM FOR THE EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION BETWEEN CHARITABLE ORGANISATIONS WORKING FOR THE BENEFIT OR EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS IN ORDER TO MAXIMISE THE RANGE OF CHARITABLE SERVICES AVAILABLE TO EUROPEAN GUIDE DOG OWNERS; AND D. TO ADVANCE ANIMAL WELFARE FOR THE BENEFIT OF EUROPEAN GUIDE DOGS OWNERS AND THE PUBLIC IMPLEMENTING STANDARDS REGARDING THE HUMANE CARE, TRAINING AND TREATMENT OF GUIDE DOGS

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 4 JULY 2007

Area of benefit

Europe

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

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

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Albania
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Cape Verde
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Scotland
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland