Stoke Poges United Charity

AIMS and OBJECTS

Stoke Poges United Charity was set up to help people suffering hardship or distress or who are otherwise in need. Grants can be given to individuals or to organisations set up to help groups of people. Grants are usually fulfilled by the provision of goods, services or facilities for people in need.

RESIDENTIAL QUALIFICATION

Help is restricted to people living in Stoke Poges plus parts of Slough adjoining the village north of the Bath Road A4, east of Farnham Road and west of Uxbridge Road including Manor Park, Stoke Wards, Upton Lea and Wexham Court.  (see Map)

The area served by the charity is shown within the red boundary line on the map below.

WAYS IN WHICH THE CHARITY CAN HELP

Grants can be given to individuals or families for such purposes as:-

* Providing essential household appliances, furniture and equipment including bedding, clothing, fuel, heating appliances, washing machines and other household equipment

* Paying for essential house repairs

* Providing facilities such as the supply of tools, equipment or books or payment of fees for instruction or examinations

* Providing help to schoolchildren for school uniform, school trips, etc. and similar help for young people in youth organisations

* Adaptations to the homes of disabled people

* Providing items such as medical or other aids for disabled, handicapped or infirm people

* Providing services in the home for disabled, handicapped or infirm people (including gardening)

* Providing facilities for disabled, handicapped or infirm people such as arrangements for a recuperative holiday or respite care to provide temporary relief for carers

* To relieve sudden distress including travelling expenses for visiting hospital or the like.

Enquiries about help should be made to:-

Mike Dier 01753 642886 

Trevor Egleton 01753 646090

Susan Lynch 01753 646582

APPLICATION FOR ASSISTANCE

A Grant Application Form can be downloaded and emailed to the charity at

SP-United-Charity@gmx.co.uk     

Alternatively, it can be sent to:

Mike Dier

Stoke Poges United Charity

The Village Centre

129 Rogers Lane

Stoke Poges   SL2 4LP