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Data for financial year ending 31 October 2017

Devizes Opendoors

  • Income

    £2.1K

  • Spending

    £2.0K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1171841

Contact details

Public address

  • St. John's Parish Rooms, Long Street, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 1NN

Aims & activities

Three cooked meals per week for homeless people and those at rick of becoming homeless. Sign posting to various agencies that can help with issues such as drug dependence, mental illness and rent arrears. Preparing to deliver a befriending service to support this and intending to acquire property to establish a hostel in the town.

What the charity does

  • The prevention or relief of poverty

Who the charity helps

  • 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

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Charitable objects

TO PROMOTE SOCIAL INCLUSION FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT BY PREVENTING PEOPLE IN THE DEVIZES COMMUNITY AREA FROM BECOMING SOCIALLY EXCLUDED, RELIEVING THE NEEDS OF THOSE PEOPLE WHO ARE SOCIALLY EXCLUDED AND ASSISTING THEM TO INTEGRATE INTO SOCIETY. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS CLAUSE ‘SOCIALLY EXCLUDED’ MEANS BEING EXCLUDED FROM SOCIETY, AS A RESULT OF ONE OF MORE OF THE FOLLOWING FACTORS: UNEMPLOYMENT; FINANCIAL HARDSHIP; ILL HEALTH (PHYSICAL OR MENTAL); SUBSTANCE ABUSE OR DEPENDENCY INCLUDING ALCOHOL AND DRUGS; POOR EDUCATIONAL OR SKILLS ATTAINMENT; RELATIONSHIP AND FAMILY BREAKDOWN; CRIME (EITHER AS A VICTIM OF CRIME OR AS AN OFFENDER REHABILITATING INTO SOCIETY) AND PARTICULARLY HOMELESSNESS.

Governing document

CIO - ASSOCIATION Registered 01 Mar 2017

Organisation type

Charitable Incorporated Organisation

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
  • 8 Trustees
  • 50 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Noel Woolrych North Wiltshire Raynet Up-to-date
John Richard Saunders (Chair) St Andrews Church, Devizes Up-to-date
Jacqueline Thomas Devizes And District Foodbank Recently registered
Devizes Food Bank Up-to-date
Andy Geddes None on record
Richard Scott Oliver Devizes And District Foodbank Recently registered
Devizes Food Bank Up-to-date
Iain Wallis None on record
Sally Rhodes None on record
Rachael Ross None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Wiltshire