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Ardgowan Hospice Ltd, SC011541
Registered charity from 13 July 1981
Charity Details
The name the charity is known by.The Name the Charity is Known ByArdgowan Hospice
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.Address12 Nelson Street
Greenock
Renfrewshire
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodePA15 1TS
This shows whether the address supplied by the charity is their principal office or the address of one of the charity's trustees. Where the charity tells us that the address is a charity trustee's address, we must publish the name.Is the supplied address a principal office or a trustee address?Principal Office
Shown where the charity has supplied us with a link to its website.Websitehttps://ardgowanhospice.org.uk/
Charities are shown as Standard charities, Registered Social Landlords, or Cross-Border charities. These last two will link through to other Regulators’ websites, where you may be able to view the charity’s accounts.Regulatory Type Standard
This is the link to the lead regulatory body for this organisation.Link to Companies Househttps://beta.companieshouse.gov.uk/
This personalised charity registration logo can be downloaded free of charge and used on the charity’s website, email signatures and publications.OSCR Registration Logo
These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects. Object:
To promote the relief of suffering (so far as such purpose is charitable) in such ways as the Company shall from time to time think fit, and in particular (but without prejudice to the generality of such objects): (A) By the provision of care and support for patients and families living with a life-limiting illness through the establishment, maintenance, and conduct of nursing and similar facilities, residential or otherwise for the reception and care of persons of either sex (without regard to race or creed) who are suffering (at any age) as a result of any chronic or terminal illness or as a result of any disability or disease attributable to old age or as a result of any other physical or mental infirmity, disability or disease, and so that any such facilities may be restricted to patients of one sex only or (whether or not so restricted as aforesaid) to persons suffering as a result of any particular type or types of illness, disability, disease or infirmity and by providing medical or other treatment and attention for any such persons as aforesaid in their own homes. (B) By conducting or promoting or encouraging research into the care and treatment of persons suffering as a result of any such illness, disability, disease or infirmity as aforesaid and particularly into the care and treatment of persons suffering as a result of cancer or terminal illnesses. (C) By promoting or encouraging or assisting in the teaching or training of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and other persons engaged in any branch of medicine, surgery, nursing or allied services, and in the teaching or training of students in any branch of medicine, surgery, nursing or allied services. (0) By providing or assisting or encouraging the provision of spiritual help and guidance for any persons resident (either as patients or otherwise) or working in any such facility or facilities as aforesaid
Details of the charity's operations
Current status of the charity.Charity Status: Active
When the charity last submitted a change in information.Last Updated: 29 Mar 2021
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation, the date it became that form, and any previous forms it may have had.Constitutional Form: Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: Wider, but within one local authority area
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: Inverclyde
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The advancement of health"
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies.Beneficiaries: "People with disabilities or health problems"
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these.Types of activty undertaken: "It carries out activities or services itself"
Annual Information Submission History
The end of the financial year for which accounts and information has been requested. Year End The gross income for the period. Income Expenditure Annual Return Received The date the return was validated by OSCR. Accounts Received The accounts available to view have had personal data such as signatures and addresses redacted (blacked out) to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. The charity’s accounts are the responsibility of the charity trustees and any queries regarding the content of the accounts should be directed to the charity in the first instance. OSCR accepts no liability for the accuracy of the charity’s accounts nor any decision based upon them. Latest Accounts
31 Mar 2017 £3,353,065 £3,821,375 19 Oct 2017 Yes
31 Mar 2018 £3,383,303 £3,693,229 06 Dec 2018 Yes
31 Mar 2019 £3,596,719 £3,616,005 17 Dec 2019 Yes
31 Mar 2020 £3,217,888 £3,568,750 29 Mar 2021 Yes Published accounts can be found on the Companies House website
31 Mar 2021 No Annual Information due by 31 Dec 2021
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