Support and Care


4.4 Roles of Healthcare Professionals

…Orthotists – provide braces, splints and special footwear to help patients with movement difficulties and to relieve discomfort. Radiographers – deliver ionising radiation treatment and examine patients by means of…

3.2 Supported Housing

…and battery charging facilities for mobility scooters. Some medium or larger almshouse charities might provide treatment rooms, small libraries, computer rooms, day/TV rooms and either a cafe or restaurant where…


Consultants


Warburton Associates Design and Management Ltd

…E: rich@warburtonassociates.com W: www.warburtonassociates.com Region/s covered: Midlands, North West and North East About Warburton Associates Background – Warburton Associates was established in 1984. Our philosophy has always been to provide…

Tuffin Ferraby Taylor LLP

…http://www.tftconsultants.com/ Region/s covered: London and South East About Tuffin Ferraby Taylor LLP TFT are a multi disciplinary property consultancy with 7 UK offices providing nationwide coverage. TFT can carry out…

The Whitworth Co-Partnership

Architects Contact Details Mr Mark Cleveland BSc BArch RIBA Architect 18 Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1NE T: 01284 760421 E: mcleveland@whitworth.co.uk W: www.wcp-architects.com Region/s covered: East Midlands…

Saffer Cooper Consultancy Ltd

Chartered Surveyors / Project Managers Contact Details Mr S Stafford BSc(Hons) MRICS Director, Chartered Surveyor Office 206, Ashton Old Baths, Stamford Street West, Ashton under Lyne OL6 7FW T: 0161…

Rollits LLP

Legal Services Contact Details Gerry Morrison Partner, Head of Charities Team Citadel House, 58 High Street, Hull, East Yorks HU1 1QE T: 01482 337339 E: gerry.morrison@rollits.com W: www.rollits.com Regions covered:…

Purcell Architecture Limited

Architecture Contact Details Mr Adam Edwards RIBA Associate/Architect St Mary’s Hall, Rawstorn Road, Colchester, Essex CO3 3JH T: 01206 244844 E: adam.edwards@purcelluk.com W: www.purcelluk.com/ Region/s covered: UK-wide About Purcell LLP…

O'Neill Richmonds Law Firm Ltd

Solicitors Contact Details Christine Lowes Solicitor 1 – 2 Lansdowne Terrace East, Gosforth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE3 1HL T: 01912 464000 E: clowes@oneill-law.com W: www.oneill-law.com Regions covered: UK wide About O’Neill Richmonds…

Millard Consultants

…jennifer@millardconsultants.com www.Millardconsultants.com (under construction) Areas covered: East of England & Midlands principally (but all areas covered) About Jennifer Millard I have 15 years’ experience acting as Receiver for an Almshouse…

Lester Aldridge LLP

Solicitors Contact Details Lisa Watson-Cook Russell House, Oxford Road, BOURNEMOUTH, Dorset BH8 8EX T: 01202 786138 E: lisa.watson-cook@la-law.com W: www.lesteraldridge.com About Lester Aldridge LLP Recent work has included: The incorporation…

Knox Cropper LLP

Chartered Accountants Contact details: James Holland-Leader Partner Office Suite 1, Haslemere House, Lower Street, Haslemere, Surrey, GU27 2PE T: 01428 652788 E: James.hollandleader@knoxcropper.com www.knoxcropper.com Regions covered: UK wide About Knox…

Kathy Green M.R.I.C.S.

…kathy.green.projects@gmail.com Region/s covered: London, East of England, South East, South West About Kathy Green I have been working in the almshouse field for over 20 years, providing grant and project…

John Potter Architect Limited

Architect Contact Details Mr Simon J Potter RIBA Architect/Director Unit 2, Bewick House, Horsley Business Centre, Horsley, Northumberland NE15 0NY T: 01661 853 345 E: architects@johnpotterarchitect.com W: www.johnpotterarchitect.com Region/s covered:…

Hewitsons LLP

Solicitors Contact details Virginia Henley Head of Charities, Education and Social Enterprise Elgin House, Billing Road, Northampton, NN1 5AU T: 01604 463 103 E: virginiahenley@hewitsons.com W: www.hewitsons.com Regions Covered: In…

Gullands Solicitors

Solicitors Contact Details Marianne Webb |Partner Blair Gulland | Consultant 16 Mill Street, MAIDSTONE, Kent ME15 6XT T: 01622 678341 E: m.webb@gullands.com | E: b.gulland@gullands.com W: www.gullands.com Region covered: UK…

Fire Safety Consultancy (FSC)

…Consultant 8 Ingledene Close, Gosport, Hampshire PO12 3TY T: 023 92 50 2337 E: Harry.paviour@btinternet.com Region/s covered: Advice – Nationwide; Site visits – southern half of UK only About Fire…

Fifield Glyn

…Royal Mews, Gadbrook Park, Cheshire CW9 7UD T: 0207 629 6457 E: Charles.fifield@fifieldglyn.com W: www.fifieldglyn.com Regions covered: Greater London, South East, North West, North Wales, West Midlands About Fifield Glyn…

Employment Law in Action Ltd

HR Consultancy Contact details Ros Hammond Director 4 Pocketts Yard, High Street, Cookham, Berkshire SL6 9SL T: 01494 817193 E: ros@eliaction.com www.eliaction.com Regions covered: UK-wide About Employment Law in Action…

Charities VAT Services

VAT Advisory Services Contact Details Glenn Havenhand VAT Partner Highfields, 11 Pinchwell View, Wickersley, ROTHERHAM S66 1FP T: 01709 709727 M: 07818 066 088 E: glenn.havenhand3@btopenworld.com Regions covered: UK wide…

Basnett Associates Ltd

…01242 673888 E: info@basnettassociates.com www.basnettassociates.com Region/s covered: South West About Basnett Associates Quinquennial Surveys Design and contract administration of new builds Alteration and repair schemes Planning and Listed Building constraints…

Barlow Robbins LLP

Solicitors Contact Details Gordon Reid Head of Charities The Oriel, Sydenham Road, Guildford GU1 3SR T: 01483 464 224 E: gordonreid@barlowrobbins.com W: www.barlowrobbins.com Region/s covered: Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire, Berkshire, London…

Argonaut Human Resources Ltd

Human Resources Contact Details Mr A Nisbet BAMA Managing Director Beech House, Dodlsey Grove, Eastbourne, West Sussex GU29 9BE T: 01730 810970 M: 07966 117801 E: Adrian.nisbet@argonaut-hr.com www.argonaut-hr.com Regions covered:…


News


WIMBLEDON ENDOWED ALMSHOUSE CHARITY

60 CAMP ROADWIMBLEDONLONDON SW19 4UN Accommodation Wimbledon – 1 Bedroomed UnitQuiet Position with well managed communal garden near Common and Village Criteria Applicants should be: older single/couples capable of…

VAT – Opportunities for Almshouse Charities

Do opportunities exist for almshouse charities to gain exemption from VAT on certain costs? Although the withdrawal of zero-rating for listed building works in 2012 resulted in fewer VAT saving…

Tiverton Almshouses Celebrate

…Pic by Mark Passmore photography Everyone was entertained by one of Tiverton’s own residents, Stan, who delivered some wonderful musical entertainment with tunes from yesteryear. Doreen Woodward, Chief Executive of…

The Springett Almshouses Trust- Hawkhurst, Kent

Accommodation A recently decorated and newly carpeted unfurnished ground floor flat, built in the 1870’s. Suitable for sole occupancy, consisting of: a sitting room with large window overlooking lawns, bedroom,…

The Eden Cottages Trust - Ivybridge, Devon

…the Trustees. Tel: 07714 335862 Email: edencottages.secretary@gmail.com “The Eden Cottages Scheme of April 19, 2000, states that residents must be “poor persons who are members of the Church of England.”…

Tackling problem debt - new government scheme

…with additional support and protection for those experiencing mental health crisis treatment. The scheme is expected to support around 700,000 people who are struggling with this issue and may impact…

Selby United Charities

Accommodation Selby United Charities administers The Gowthorpe Almshouses; these are situated on Gowthorpe, only a short walk into Selby town centre. Our aim is to provide convenient and comfortable…

Powers of Attorney

…Gullands solicitors can be contacted by Tel: 01622 678341 or by Email: a.astley@gullands.com The firm has a dedicated charity law section. Please contact Blair Gulland at b.gulland@gullands.com for more information….

Leighton Buzzard Almshouse Charity

…order for them to be considered by the Trustees. Contact Details For an application pack please email your interest to lbuacharities@gmail.com or write to: The Clerk to the TrusteesAlmshouse Charitiesc/o…

Influencing local planning on housing and ageing

…experience of members of the older people’s housing champions network and representatives from the Town and Country Planning Association. The Older People’s Housing Champions would love to hear from you…

Hurst Consolidated Charity

Lodge Close Almshouses, Hurst, Berkshire Accommodation Recently refurbished single, ground floor apartment in a modern almshouse with a rear garden. The apartment comprises a single bedroom, large shower room…

Hornchurch Housing Trust - Hornchurch, Essex

Accommodation First floor flat Criteria 55+ Lived in Havering for the past 2 years. Must be of limited financial means Contact Details Dawn Lane – Operations Manager Tel: 01708…

Government's Good Work Plan

…information the Good Work Plan can be found in full by following this link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/good-work-plan Written by Ros Hammond, Employment Law in Action Ltd E: info@eliaction.com www.eliaction.com Posted 5 Sept 19…

Emery Down Almshouses – New Forest, Hampshire

…contact form on our website www.emerydownalmshouses.com. Closing date for receipt of competed application forms: 10 November 2021. Selection will be by interview (after shortlisting) on 17 November in Emery Down….

Covid-19 update: 29.09.20

…misuse https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/drug-addiction-getting-help/ Find support services near you https://www.talktofrank.com/get-help/find-support-near-you Staff If your staff are able to work from home, they should be encouraged to do so. Not only will this protect…

Community Housing Fund

…funding is made. Enquiries can be sent to ACL’s Administrator:Sue Holden email: acltabitha@gmail.com For more detailed advice, ACL’s Programme Managers can be contacted via email:Kathy Green: kathy.green.projects@gmail.com Sean Stafford:  sean@saffercooper.com…

Charity of William Marshall - Welney

…also sought from those residing within the area of benefit (East Cambridgeshire District Council, Fenland District Council and King’s Lynn and West Norfolk Borough Council.)Preference will be given to applicants…

CEO update: June 20

…logo and branding/PR Representation: MP engagement Charity Commission: Definition of almshouses Training and Seminars Conference 2021 Research Please click into the link below to view. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTKYk3LNShE&feature=youtu.be Posted 23 June 2020…

CEO guest speaker at Charity Matters webinar

Almshouse Association CEO Nick Phillips will be joining Aberdeen Standard Capital Charity Matters virtual event on Wednesday 12 May 11.00 – 12.00. Also speaking will be legal expert Gordon…

Build Build Build

…Holden the Almshouse Consortium Administrator by email to acltabitha@gmail.com or on 07464 021046  Sean Stafford on sean@saffercooper.com or 07714 255520.Kathy Green on kathy.green.projects@gmail.com or 07940 590173 Posted 30 Sept 20…