Charities

Acorns Children's Hospice

Cares for life-limited children and their families from across the West Midlands region. Since 1988 1100 families have been helped by Acorns but there are many more who need the care the charity offers.

Website
0845 1284444

ACT! Acting For Charity Theatre

"Formed in 1991 to achieve three specific objectives: To raise money for charity through theatrical productions To present high quality entertainment for local audiences To challenge ourselves and our audiences by taking on challenging and different roles and productions which are entertaining."


01562 639157



Action for Animals

Action For Animals is a Midlands based group of individuals campaigning to stop animal cruelty. The charity supports both national and local campaigns against a whole range of animal suffering and abuse such as bloodsports, vivisection, the fur trade and factory farming.


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Age Concern Redditch

Age Concern Is a charity that promotes the well being of all older people in Herefordshire and Worcestershire and aim to make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.

Website
01527 584643



Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire

We are a charity supporting, and working with and for the over 50s, their families, friends and carers across Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

Website
Email
0800 0086077

Alexandra Hospital League of Friends

Established in 1986 when the hospital opened, our aim is to provide equipment and services for the patients and staff of the Alexandra Hospital, Redditch.

Website
01527 512009



Central England Reptile Rescue

Animal welfare organisation based in Redditch.


01527 69372

Chernobyl 2000

We raise funds and collection donated items to run aid convoys to the children of Belarus who are affected by the implications of the Chernobyl disaster. We also organise recuperative visits for children to the UK.

Website
Email
01527 62583



CLIC Sargent

CLIC Sargent - caring for children and young people with cancer and leukaemia. CLIC Sargent cares for the 10 families in the UK who are told their child has cancer every day . As the UK's leading children's cancer charity, CLIC Sargent is the only organisation to offer them all round care and support. That's because we're there every step of the way.

Website
Email
01564 797 573

DIAL

North Worcestershire DIAL is a registered charity, established in 1989, whose aim is to provide support for disabled people, their carers, families, & friends, in the North Worcestershire area.


0800 970 7202



Droitwich Ferret Welfare

Rescues, cares and re-homes stray and abandoned ferrets in Worcestershire and the surrounding area. The Welfare has a non-breeding policy and provides information and advice on ferret husbandry.


01905 796050

Hopper Haven

Hopper Haven is a regsitered charity that rescues and provides sanctuary for rabbits and guinea pigs. It provides them with the care they need, but which they may not have received prior to their arrival.

Website
01527 545983



Hospital Radio Pulse

Hospital Radio Pulse 1350AM, a charity dedicated to our patients, by providing music, entertainment and community information, 24hours a day, 365 days a year. We receive no funding from the NHS yet we provide a 24/7 service 365 days of the year through our fantastic team of presenters and helpers, who are all volunteers. We are always looking for new volunteers and donations ! We can be heard on 1350 Khz AM on the MW band on a standard radio or Patient line ( now Hospedia) Channel 1. Our service is free, even on the Patient line system!

Website
01527 512048

Macmillan Cancer Relief

Macmillan Cancer Support improves the lives of people affected by cancer. We provide practical, medical, emotional and financial support and push for better cancer care

Website
0808 808 2020



Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care provides high quality nursing, totally free, to give terminally ill people the choice of dying at home surrounded by their families and friends and the things that they love.

Website
Email
0117 942 7132

Meningitis Now

The Meningitis Now is working towards a world that is free from meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia (blood poisoning) and where those affected receive quality care and support for life. It offers a range of services to health professionals, the general public and to those affected by meningitis. It's helping to rebuild lives with its vital support services including a 24-hour nurse-led helpline, professional counselling, home visiting and financial grants. It's also trying to save lives by raising awareness of the disease through education and training and new research programmes.

Website
Email
0845 120 4884



Mentor Link

Mentor Link is a charity dedicated to recruiting volunteer mentors to schools in Worcestershire. No qualifications necessary but you need to be a good listener, patient and non-judgemental. Times are arranged to suit.

Website
Email
07745490805

North East Worcestershire Victim Support

Provides support and assistance to individual victims, witnesses, their families and friends. Services are free and confidential and are provided by staff and trained volunteers based at locations throughout the county.

Website
01527 66462



Primrose Hospice Cancer Help Centre

Primrose Hospice and Cancer Help Centre is an independent charity, offering advice and support to cancer patients and their families in the North Worcestershire area.

Website
01527 871051

Redditch and Bromsgrove Breatheasy Support Group

Support network of the British Lung Foundation.  Meet the third Thursday of each month at Churchill Centre, Loxley Close, Redditch. Offers support to anyone with breathing problems.


01527 529908



Redditch Friends of the Earth

We are an active local group campaigning for a sustainable development of the environment. We promote global and local issues and inspire solutions on problems like climate change and waste.

Website
07999 426 795

Redditch Heart Safe

Redditch Heart Safe is a non-profit cause that provides 'electric shock' Defibrillators to the community. If a person becomes unconscious, these units can give the patient what they need. The equipment can be operated by civilians with minimal or no training. We also advise, educate, promote and campaign for Heart Safety in general.

Website
07794 637 073



Royal British Legion Astwood Bank

The Royal British Legion is the UK's leading charity providing financial, social and emotional support to millions who have served and are currently serving in the Armed Forces, and their dependants.

Website
01527 892588

Royal National Lifeboat Institution

The RNLI is a charity that provides a 24-hour lifesaving service around the UK and Republic of Ireland. As a charity, the RNLI relies on your support to carry on saving lives at sea.

Website
01527 544315



Swanswell

At Swanswell, we believe in a society free from problem alcohol and drug use. We provide a range of services to help people overcome alcohol, drug and other problem behaviour.

Website
Email
01788 559 418

The British Red Cross Home from Hospital Service

Helps people across Worcestershire going home after a stay in hospital. Trained volunteers can offer short term support and practical assistance to help people return to their normal daily routines by complementing the help provided by social and community health workers. Helps by collecting prescriptions, shopping, light housework, laundry, companionship and by escorting to appointments.


01527 570879



The Johnnie Johnson Adveture Trust

Creating schemes such as Youth Afloat, which enables children to learn new skills like sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing, archery and raft building.

Website
01527 584458

The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is the largest provider of social care in the UK, after the Government. Some of the work they carry out, includes child care to elderly care, and homelessness projects to addiction rehabilitation.

Website
01527 547677



Where Next Association

Where Next Association is a Redditch based charity offering people with learning difficulties the opportunity to experience the real world of work, and through the acquisition of skills, to equip them for life in society.

Website
01527 69955

Whizz Kidz

The Registered Charity Number is: 802872 Whizz-Kidz is all about giving disabled children the chance to lead a more independent life. Our service meets their individual mobility needs and ensures they get the right mobility equipment, advice and training at the right time. We are virtually 100% reliant on voluntary funds raised through events, trusts, companies and individuals. We need your support to raise more money so that more young people can lead an active childhood.

Website



Worcestershire Wildlife Trust

Worcestershire Wildlife Trust is dedicated to wildlife conservation and education in our area and if part of The Wildlife Trusts.

Website
01905 754919



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