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Making a positive difference

Barchester’s Charitable Foundation is a registered charity that helps older people and adults with a disability across England, Scotland & Wales. Our focus is about connecting or re-connecting people with others in their local community, and we support applications that combat loneliness and enable people to be active and engaged.

Your donations help support these people

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Walking wheels providing freedom

Specialist equipment for disabled people provides freedom and independence for a long time to come.

200294 Magpie Dance

Activities moving online

During the Covid-19 pandemic we have provided grants for online group activities helping people to stay active and connected.

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Activities for older people

We provide funding for groups activities such as physical exercise, arts and crafts, flower arranging, music therapy and singing.


Natalia is thrilled

We help with many different types of mobility equipment, specific to the needs and situation of each individual.

Elders Voice

Green outdoor space

Outdoor space where people can get social, healthier and happier is more important now than ever.


Nicola on the move

Mobility equipment is key to getting people living with a disability out and about in their local community and giving them independence.

What's happening and who we've helped

Iona and Ben
Fundraising for us
/ June 2022

For the 6th time we have runners taking part in the iconic London 10k Run on Sunday 10th July. Thousands of runners will wind their way through Central London together. As well as seeing some of London's top landmarks, they will also run past the True Geographical Centre of London, down closed…

Shona post race
Fundraising for us
/ June 2022

Huge congratulations and warm thanks to our amazing Barchester riders who took part in last Sunday’s RideLondon-Essex 100.

Active in the Community CIC
Groups and charities we've helped
/ May 2022

Hertfordshire based Community Interest Company 'Active in the Community' were the recipients of a funding contribution from us in January this year.

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