Digital Poverty Alliance

Digital Poverty Alliance is a charity working to end digital poverty by 2030, by a combination of advocacy and practical action. Formed in the UK in 2021 by the Learning Foundation, Currys plc and The Institution of Learning and Technology, Digital Poverty Alliance publishes research, facilitates ideas sharing and runs programmes such as Tech4Families toContinue reading “Digital Poverty Alliance”

Bone Cancer Research Trust

Bone Cancer Research Trust researches bone cancer and its causes, raises awareness of the disease and provides support to those impacted by bone cancer. Founded by a group of families in 2004, Bone Cancer Trust funds research into the causes, treatments and potential cures for bone cancer. It provides information on the symptoms and typesContinue reading “Bone Cancer Research Trust”

Care4Calais

Care4Calais is a charity offering practical and direct support to refugees in the UK, France and Belgium. In the UK, Care4Calais provides essential items such as toiletries to refugees, helps them register with doctors, helps with language learning and works to get young people into school. It also provides support with dealing with the legalContinue reading “Care4Calais”

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) is a UK charity dedicated to conservation. The RSPB works across the UK and internationally to conserve and protect habitats. It engages in community outreach and education, works on government policy and engages in projects such as satellite tracking of birds and landscape conservation. It also offersContinue reading “The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)”

The Royal Institution

The Royal Institution (RI) is a London-based charity providing science education and outreach. Founded in 1799, the Royal Institution offers live events, both in its London theatre and livestreamed online, in which leading scientists and thinkers explain or discuss scientific ideas. The RI runs workshops for school children and often holds family fun days andContinue reading “The Royal Institution”

The Film and TV Charity

The Film and TV Charity provides support for people working behind-the-scenes in the UK’s film, television and cinema industry. Originally founded in 1924, The Film and TV Charity provides support for industry workers via a helpline, online chat and email. The organisation provides financial, mental wellbeing and bullying advice and support, legal advice and adviceContinue reading “The Film and TV Charity”

Missing People

Missing People is a British charity offering advice and support for those affected by a disappearance. Missing People offers a text and phone helpline to support those impacted by disappearance, as well as people thinking of leaving home. The organisation provides practical advice, peer support and information on police processes. It also offers guidance onContinue reading “Missing People”

Friends of the National Libraries

Friends of the National Libraries aims to save the UK’s written and printed heritage. Founded in 1931, Friends of the National Libraries offers grants for acquisitions to archives, specialist collecting institutions and libraries. It also acts as a conduit for gifting of books and collections to institutions. How You Can Help Time: n/a Friends ofContinue reading “Friends of the National Libraries”

Rewilding Britain

Rewilding Britain aims to restore Britain’s ecosystems through the process of rewilding. Rewilding Britain provides help and advice to those looking to rewild their land, from gardens to rivers and wetlands, to restore ecosystems, provide better habitat for animals and reverse damage caused by climate change. It also provides resources such as webinars and articlesContinue reading “Rewilding Britain”

Reprieve

A legal action non-governmental organisation, Reprieve investigates, litigates and campaigns regarding human rights abuses. Registered in England and Wales, Reprieve works with people who have suffered human rights abuses, such as defending those held without charge or facing the death penalty. The group advocates for policy change, working with policy-makers and legislators to ensure governmentsContinue reading “Reprieve”

Slow Ways

Slow Ways is a community project, aiming to create a user-generated network of walking routes across Great Britain. Slow Ways aims to make it easier for people to plan and access walking routes, with volunteers suggesting routes and the Slow Ways team reviewing and verifying them. The project helps encourage people to connect with theirContinue reading “Slow Ways”

The National Trust

The biggest conservation charity in Europe, the National Trust promotes and preserves areas of historic interest and natural beauty. Founded in 1895 and covering England, Wales and Northern Ireland, the National Trust looks after heritage spaces including houses, parks and castles, countryside and coastlines. Covering 250,000 hectares of land and 780 miles of coastline, manyContinue reading “The National Trust”