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Clydebank Women's Aid, SC011636
Registered charity from 28 June 1983
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This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.Address77 Whitecrook Street
Clydebank
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeG81 1QW
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.WebsiteNo Link Provided
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
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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:
The object of the Association shall be:- (a) To provide temporary refuge for women who have suffered mental and physical harassment, and their children, on request. (b) To encourage these women to determine their own future and to help them achieve it, whether it involves returning home or starting a new life elsewhere. (c) To recognise and care for the emotional and educational needs of the children involved. (d) To offer support, advice and help to any woman who asks for it, whether or not she is a resident, and also to offer support and after-care to any women and children who have left the refuge; both in the refuge and in the community through the Advice Clinic. (e) To encourage research into the causes of any ways of preventing or relieving the suffering caused by such harassment and to keep such statistics and basic records as will facilitate research to the long term benefit of all battered women. (f) To educate and inform the public, the media, the police, the courts, the social services and other authorities, with respect to the battering of women and enlist the support of professional workers to help such women with all aspects of their problem. (g) To identify, research and campaign around the housing needs of battered/ homeless women and their dependents.
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: 18 Dec 2020
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: Unincorporated association
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: West Dunbartonshire
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The advancement of health","The advancement of human rights, conflict resolution or reconciliation","The relief of those in need by reason of age, ill health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage"
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: "Children / young people","Older people","Other defined groups"
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 £279,460 £261,395 21 Dec 2017 Yes
31 Mar 2018 £259,551 £240,979 27 Aug 2018 Yes
31 Mar 2019 £257,177 £283,326 18 Jul 2019 Yes
31 Mar 2020 £264,672 £309,091 18 Dec 2020 Yes 2020-12-21 accs re - SC011636 - Clydebank Women's Aid_Redacted.pdf
31 Mar 2021 No Annual Information due by 31 Dec 2021
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