The Camden Society

Charity first registered in the UK on 04/03/1995 no: 1044693
Charities Commission data

This charity employs 385 people and has 50 volunteers.



What it does

General Charitable Purposes
Education/training
The Advancement Of Health Or Saving Of Lives
Disability
The Prevention Or Relief Of Poverty
Accommodation/housing
Arts/culture/heritage/science
Amateur Sport
Economic/community Development/employment
Human Rights/religious Or Racial Harmony/equality Or Diversity

How it works

Provides ServicesProvides Advocacy/advice/informationOther Charitable Activities

Where it operates

Throughout London, Oxfordshire

Who it helps

Children/young People
People With Disabilities


Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 4 grant making charities totalling £520,275

When Amount Donor To be used for
30/09/2017 £10,000 Greater London Authority A project to transform a car park into a beautiful garden and art studio for people with a learning disability. It will be maintained and used by local people who are supported by the Camden Society to learn new skills. The new spacke will replace part of the existing centre car park and provide a social hub, and learning space to around 60 daily users.
31/12/2016 £310,275 National Lottery This group will continue and develop a project which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities by enabling them to become more active in the community, better manage their physical and emotional health and reduce social isolation. The project will outreach into Islington with a joint strategic approach to public health and wellbeing. The group will increase the number of activities, workshops and travel around London to increase people's social links.
17/06/2016 £150,000 Big Issue Invest People with learning disabilities
29/02/2016 £50,000 City Bridge Trust £50,000 over 12 months to build the capacity of Camden Society for the scaling of Unity Kitchen using social investment.

Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers
31/03/2018 £10,021,200 £9,961,010 £60,190 0 385 50
31/03/2017 £10,341,040 £10,154,506 £186,534 £217,083 0 372 55
31/03/2016 £9,915,833 £9,735,425 £180,408 £30,549 -1 392 42
31/03/2015 £10,974,105 £10,855,955 £118,150 -£170,259 -1 443 40
31/03/2014 £11,781,652 £12,729,975 -£948,323 -£288,409 -1 263 41
31/03/2013 £11,218,909 £12,118,942 -£900,033 £419,697 0 260 67
31/03/2012 £9,719,853 £9,522,327 £197,526 £1,319,731 1 215 30
31/03/2011 £8,526,905 £8,486,653 £40,252 £1,122,205 1 192 0
31/03/2010 £7,729,349 £7,681,673 £47,676 £1,081,953 1 169 95
31/03/2009 £7,329,365 £7,325,086 £4,279 £1,034,277 1 171 70
31/03/2008 £6,175,979 £6,031,472 £144,507 £1,042,904 2 184 0
31/03/2007 £5,197,090 £5,172,911 £24,179 £900,593 2 117 0
31/03/2006 £5,078,811 £5,097,143 -£18,332 0
31/03/2005 £4,706,515 £4,733,392 -£26,877 0
31/03/2004 £4,862,384 £4,659,768 £202,616 0

Trustees

This charity has 6 registered trustees.

  • Guy Lane
  • Karen Boyce-dawson
  • Martin Pilkington
  • Paula Southwick
  • Sarah Thompson
  • Simon Conway
Objectives

FOR THE RELIEF OF PERSONS WITH LEARNING DISABILITIES, PHYSICAL DISABILITIES, MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS, OR PEOPLE OTHERWISE DISADVANTAGED, VULNERABLE OR SUFFERING FROM SOCIAL EXCLUSION AND FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF EDUCATION OF SUCH PERSONS.