Targeted at the older generation, this charity offers confidential advice and an information service to help solve issues that are both financial and practical.
For more information visit Age UK
We understand the mental, physical and social burdens that can come from being a past or present member of the UK’s dedicated fire services community. So we rescue the rescuers and help them to recover their lives when they need it most.
For more information go to: https://www.firefighterscharity.org.uk/
Henshaws is a northern charity supporting people living with loss of sight and a range of other disabilities to go beyond expectations.
They believe that, wherever they are, everyone has the right to an independent and fulfilling life. Our support, advice and training enables people and their families to build skills and develop confidence. They help each other and look forward to a more positive future.
For more information, check out Henshaws.
At Candlelighters, they support families facing children’s cancer in Yorkshire. They get involved in all sorts of different projects, helping ordinary families face extraordinary circumstances.
Knaresborough Candlelighters host events fundraising for this charity. To find out more and get involved, visit Knaresborough Candlelighters.
The Lions Club of Knaresborough established in 1987. It is a voluntary group that serves the community of Knaresborough, Nidderdale and Pateley Bridge.
Their website provides information on all Knaresborough has to offer including its history, events, clubs and businesses.
To find out more, visit the informative Knaresborough Lions website.
Knaresborough Rotary Club brings together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service. They help organise fundraising events, competitions and town repairs. They meet on Mondays at 6:00 – 6:30 pm.
For more information on what the Rotary club do, visit their website.
Orb Community Arts supports people vulnerable to poor mental health through inclusive creative activities. They also offer 1-1 support to fulfil their potential and be well.
For more information, visit their website.
The Avalon Group is a social care charity providing flexible care, support and companionship for everyday life. They also provide housing, learning and employment.
The Wilf Ward Family Trust gives relief to carers through the provision of residential respite units and day facilities. The Trust has grown significantly and now offers a large range of supported living accommodation and residential care services, as well as specialist holiday accommodation.