Wiltshire - education and employment services for
young people aged 16-25. Also family mediation service for young
people threatened with homelessness.
Wiltshire District Council - has strategic responsibilities
for housing and statutory duties under the Homeless Persons'
Help and Advice :-
- helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems
by providing free information and advice.
- a national charity that fights homelessness and empowers people
to fulfill their potential and transform their lives.
- the leading mental health charity in England and Wales, working
to create a better life for everyone with experience of mental
- available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional
support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress
or despair, including those which may lead to suicide.
- national housing and homelessness charity campaigning for
new laws, policies, and solutions.
Salvation Army - help offered to all persons, regardless
of race, creed, colour or gender.
- registered charity supporting voluntary action in North Wiltshire
Borough Lands Charity - This ancient Charity was
set up to aid people who live within the Parish of Chippenham.
The Charity is able to assist the aged, sick, disabled or poor
inhabitants of Chippenham. The Charity is also able to help
groups or societies involved with education, social welfare,
health, arts, music or young people, if it is for the benefit
of the inhabitants of Chippenham.
Churches Together - an association of Christian
churches in Chippenham which gives active support to many local
Community Foundation for Wiltshire and Swindon
- a registered charity that awards grants to local groups and
Housing Association - an independent, not-for-profit
organisation providing homes for people living in Wiltshire.
Duties include the administration of the housing waiting list.
- a group of local artists and designers who devise and facilitate
unique and creative arts projects, with and for people and communities.
- community based project that supports young people up to the
age of 25 who have issues with their own or another person's
Chippenham and Swindon
Users Forum (CASUF) - a user-led forum for users of Doorway
and local drugs and alcohol services.
Drugs and Homeless Initiative - offers a comprehensive
range of treatment and support for people addressing drug and
alcohol problems, with particular regard to those who are homeless
or in housing need.
Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) - the local
partnership tasked to deliver the Government’s National
Drug Strategy in Wiltshire.
- Al Summers ran Doorway's very successful music workshops
First - a charity that works at the forefront of
community development to help improve the quality of life and
economic well being of people and local communities throughout
Wiltshire and Swindon
Bridge Project - runs a Saturday Club in Chippenham,
Trowbridge, Marlborough and Warminster. The Saturday Clubs are
open from 10.00 am - 1.00 pm providing a range of activities
for learning and sharing new skills. They offer social contact
and the opportunity for a break for carers of adults with mental
Wilts Credit Union
- North Wilts Credit Union is a non-profit making organization.
They are a community savings and loan co-operative, they save
together and then lend to each other from those savings.
Big Issue - a news & current affairs magazine
written by professional journalists and sold on the streets
by vendors looking to overcome the crises surrounding homelessness
Uk - website about services that help homeless
people and those at risk of homelessness. Advisors and the public
can use it to find information about services across the UK,
including hostels, day centres and other advice and support
- Everyclick.com is a search engine that gives half of the revenue
it generates to charity.
Appeal - The Recycling Appeal collects mobile phones,
PDAs and printer cartridges for reuse and recycling, raising
funds and helping the environment. The Recycling Appeal has
generated over £2 million for partner organisations since