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Data for financial year ending 31 March 2019

Choice In Hackney

  • Income

    £170.7K

  • Spending

    £187.5K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 1077287 Company no. 3423122

Contact details

Public address

  • Defoe Block, Ground Floor, 50 Hoxton Street, London, N1 6LP

Aims & activities

Provides Independent Living services to disabled Londoners aged 16+. ADVOCACY-supporting disabled person to obtain his/her rights. VOLUNTEERING-supports disabled people with befriending, escorting etc. TRAINING & EMPLOYMENT-train disabled people as advocates. Production of e-news to aid employability of disabled people. ACTIVE LIFESTYLE-volunteers support disabled people with sport activities.

What the charity does

  • Disability
  • The prevention or relief of poverty

Who the charity helps

  • People with disabilities

How the charity works

  • Provides advocacy/advice/information
  • Other charitable activities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Charitable objects

(A) TO RELIEVE DISABLED PERSONS (HEREINAFTER CALLED THE BENEFICIARIES) IN GREATER LONDON WHO REQUIRE ASSISTANCE TO REALIZE THEIR FULL POTENTIAL AND LEAD FULFILLING LIVES WITH SUCH ASSISTANCE, IN PARTICULAR BY THE PROVISION OF A SERVICE WHICH ASSISTS SUCH PERSONS TO OBTAIN THEIR FULL RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES AS CITIZENS. (B) TO ADVANCE THE EDUCATION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC AS TO THE NEEDS AND INTERESTS OF DISABLED PEOPLE.

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED ON 21 AUGUST 1997 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION DATED 8 JULY 2008

Area of benefit

Greater London

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Safeguarding vulnerable beneficiaries
Conflicts of interest
Volunteer management
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 9 Trustees
  • 41 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Malcolm Aickin Td None on record
Patricia Charlesworth Hackney People First Up-to-date
Mary Helen Julian None on record
Debra Schiman None on record
Geoffrey Chilkes None on record
Sandra Catherine Rennie None on record
Paula Smith None on record
Susan Childs None on record
Richard Gray None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Throughout London