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Douglas v2
Individuals we've helped /
April 2024

Improved mobility for Douglas

Last September we awarded funding to Douglas. He has Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) and had a stem cell transplant in 2019. He still suffers with the side effects of this and is having treatment to try and prevent any reoccurrence.

Straw Patch
Groups and charities we've helped /
April 2024

The Straw Patch Project - an array of activities

We recently awarded funding to the Straw Patch Project, a Community Interest Company based in Ilfracombe.

Nuvo Wellbeing
Groups and charities we've helped /
April 2024

'Motion Unity' for Nuvo Wellbeing

We awarded funding to Nuvo Wellbeing, a Community Interest Company based in Billingham, County Durham.

day2 2023
Fundraising for us /
March 2024

Tour de Barchester 2024

Now in its third year, the Tour de Barchester is back and taking place from 18th - 21st June. It is a challenging 4-day cycle ride covering 200 miles, starting in Johnstown,  Carmarthen and finishing in Wallingford, Oxfordshire, visiting 14 Barchester care homes on the way.

220920
Foundation news /
February 2024

Vital support in challenging times

Barchester’s Charitable Foundation had an exceptional year in 2023, achieving a donation milestone of £225,000 which enabled us to provide vital help to a staggering 160 small groups and charities, plus 87 individuals in one year alone.

Tyler Konner
Individuals we've helped /
February 2024

Tyler getting out and about

We awarded funding to Tyler to help fund the purchase of a manual active wheelchair, front track wheel, and front power attachment.

BU Group
Groups and charities we've helped /
January 2024

Curling & Boccia gets the chats going

BU Group in Dinnington near Rotherham are very grateful for the new Curling and Boccia sets we recently helped them with.

Glinton
Groups and charities we've helped /
January 2024

Day excursion to the River Trent

Funding was awarded to Glinton Friendship Club to enable them to pay for the cost of coach hire to take 33 of their members on a day excursion to the River Trent (see photo).

Memories are Golden
Groups and charities we've helped /
January 2024

Memories are Golden

We awarded funding to the charity Memories are Golden who offer specialised day care services to individuals living with dementia and suffering from heart conditions, diabetes, and other long-term physical conditions.

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