Black Scottish Adventurers

Black Scottish Adventurers is a community group aiming to improve people’s mental health through outdoor experiences. Black Scottish Adventurers is a community group aiming to connect Scottish people with their local countryside and nature, and improve their mental health and wellbeing in the process. Aimed predominantly at ethnic minorities and first generation migrants, events includeContinue reading “Black Scottish Adventurers”

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”

My Body Back Project

The My Body Back Project offers support for women and non-binary people who have experienced sexual violence. Working in London and Glasgow, My Body Back offers maternity clinics (including pre-pregnancy, pregnancy and breastfeeding advice and signposting for postnatal gynaecological exams) and specialist cervical screening in Mile End Hospital, London, and Sandyford Clinic, Glasgow. It runsContinue reading “My Body Back Project”

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”

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”

Borne 

Borne is a UK charity dedicated to researching premature birth and improving frontline medical care. Based in London, Borne supports and funds scientific research into premature birth and fosters interdisciplinary collaboration between medical teams, with the aim of improving front line medical care and ending premature birth. It works with obstetricians and midwives and runsContinue reading “Borne “

Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity

Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity provides specialist nurses and support for seriously ill children living with complex, lifelong conditions. The charity works in partnership with the NHS to help ensure that children and families have the care and support they need. This includes improving the healthcare outcomes and resilience of children and families, with aContinue reading “Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity”

Head Up!

Head Up! offers advice and support regarding higher education access to young people who are neurodivergent or live with disabilities, physical or mental health conditions or specific learning difficulties. Founded and run by university students, Head Up! offers information, resources and mentoring, aimed at improving higher education access, to young people living with disabilities, learningContinue reading “Head Up!”