WINTER GARDENS - BLACKPOOL

FRIDAY 23 SEPTEMBER 2022

2021 Charity Finalists

Company Name:
Phoenix Foundation

Website Link: https://Www.phoenixfoundation.co.uk

Andrea Pankiw


About
The Phoenix Foundation is a residential homeless shelter in Liverpool who take in gentlemen off the streets and literally love and support them back to life. They address any addiction and mental health issues. They offer a range of services including training in an employability skill and qualification and help them to find them a job. They are unique in offering more than a bed for the night, they are breaking the cycle of homelessness.

Company Name:
Skiggle

Website Link: https://www.skiggle.co.uk/

Christine Singleton


About
Skiggle is a specialist disability charity, the only one of its kind in the UK, that provides vital, potentially lifesaving help and support to disabled people, their families and carers. Coming to the aid of people with disabilities when they need it most, The charity funds and operates a unique SOS emergency alert service harnessing the power of specialist technology to answer urgent calls for help for disability care products and equipment from people all over the UK.

Company Name:
Sean's Place

Website Link: https://Www.seansplace.org.uk

Debbie Rogers


About
Sean's Place provides mental health support to men experiencing anxiety, depression, isolation and stress. We do this through a range of support including counselling, therapies, mental health programmes, training and qualifications plus much more including fishing, cookery, guitar lessons, art, walking and mindfulness. Our aim to prevent suicide by providing free and immediate access to support when it is needed most.

Company Name:
Autus Cumbria

Website Link: https://morecambebaystorie.wixsite.com/autus

Jemma Swales


About
Autus Cumbria is a not-for-profit organisation whose aim is to listen to the needs of autistic people and their families, carers and provide the specialist support they need through groups, activities and training. This is a small organisation with a big heart that aim to keep the autistic voice at the centre of what they do.

Company Name:
Creating Adventures

Website Link: https://www.creatingadventures.org.uk

Jenny Allcock


About
Creating Adventures enriches the lives of adults with Autism and learning disabilities. They believe that everyone has potential and that some people just need a little more support and encouragement than others. They operate a social club with various activities and opportunities to support members and provide them with opportunities to find their potential, try something new, believe in themselves and find their inner talents.

Company Name:
Carer Support South Lakes

Website Link: https://www.carersupportsouthlakes.org.uk/

Marian Graveson


About
Carers Support South Lakes is an independent local charity that provides a range of services to support and enhance the lives of unpaid carers of all ages throughout South Lakeland. They support all ages, currently ages 5-98, with support groups, 1-1's, sitting service, wellbeing, online support (Carer Connect) Young Carers activities and the Adult Carers Christmas lunch.