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Data for financial year ending 30 September 2017

Help For Heroes

  • Income

    £30.8M

  • Spending

    £39.7M

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1120920 Company no. 6363256

Contact details

Public address

  • Help For Heroes, Unit 14, Parkers Close, Downton Business Centre, Salisbury, SP5 3RB

Aims & activities

We work closely with the Armed Forces, other Service Charities and organisations to provide direct,practical support for our wounded, injured and sick via Help for Heroes Recovery Centres across the UK, grants to individuals, grants to other organisations and the Help for Heroes fellowships (the Band of Brothers and Band of Sisters).

What the charity does

  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Disability
  • Accommodation/housing
  • Other charitable purposes

Who the charity helps

  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • 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:

£30.8M

* £1.1M investment gains(losses)

Expenditure:

£39.7M

Assets and liabilities

  • £44.6M Own use assets
  • £43.7M Long term investments
  • £0.0K Defined benefit pension scheme asset or liability
  • £26.8M Other assets
  • £7.8M Total liabilities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public
Works with commercial participants
with an agreement in place

Trading

This charity has one or more trading subsidiaries

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable spending ratios

146%
62%
0%

Charitable objects

2.1) TO ASSIST PERSONS WHO ARE CURRENTLY SERVING OR WHO HAVE SERVED IN THE ARMED FORCES, AND THEIR DEPENDENTS, BY ADVANCING ANY LAWFUL CHARITABLE PURPOSE AT THE DISCRETION OF THE TRUSTEES AND IN PARTICULAR BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY 2.1.1) TO PROMOTE AND PROTECT THE HEALTH OF THOSE THAT HAVE BEEN WOUNDED OR INJURED WHILST SERVING IN THE ARMED FORCES THROUGH THE PROVISION OF FACILITIES, EQUIPMENT OR SERVICES FOR THEIR REHABILITATION; AND 2.1.2) TO MAKE GRANTS TO OTHER CHARITIES WHO ASSIST MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES AND THEIR DEPENDANTS 2.2) TO PROMOTE AND PROTECT THE HEALTH OF THOSE THAT HAVE BEEN WOUNDED OR INJURED WHILST PROVIDING SERVICES TO, OR IN CONJUNCTION WITH, AND IN EITHER CASE UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE COMMANDER OF, THE ARMED FORCES, IN AN AREA OF CONFLICT OR WAR AND TO PROVIDE BENEFITS TO THE DEPENDENTS OF SUCH PERSONS WHO ARE IN NEED.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 06/09/2007 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 11/03/2011 NOW ARTICLES ADOPTED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 26/09/2011 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 19/05/2014 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 10 MAR 2016

Area of benefit

National

Organisation type

Standard registration

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. Some or all of this land or property must be used for the charity’s purposes.

  • 13 Trustees
  • 390 Employees
  • 1,800 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Oliver Charles Gregson Blue Ventures Conservation Up-to-date
The Gregson Family Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Charles Stuart Bell The Sir Whitworth Wallis Trust Up-to-date
Charles Hunter Donald None on record
Roderick Lance Redmond Dunn None on record
Anthony Gwyn Schofield None on record
Tom Wright Muktangan Educational Trust Up-to-date
Robert Thomas Watsham Help For Heroes Recovery Up-to-date
Professor Veronica Rosemary Hope Hailey None on record
Sir Phillip Charles Cornwallis Trousdell None on record
Charles Michael Lake (Chair) None on record
Caroline Elizabeth Armes Rylatt None on record
Philip John Yates None on record
David Arnold Hook Cbe None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Birmingham City
  • City Of London
  • Devon
  • Essex
  • North Yorkshire
  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Surrey
  • Wiltshire