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change,grow,live, SC039861
Registered charity from 11 September 2008
Charity Details
The name the charity is known by.The Name the Charity is Known ByCGL
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.Address3rd Floor
Tower Point
44 North Road
Brighton
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeBN1 1YR
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.Websitewww.changegrowlive.org
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 Cross-Border
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:
3. The objects of the Charity are to relieve poverty in particular but not exclusively through the provision of housing, to relieve sickness and to advance the education and training in particular of all persons (and members of their families) who: 3.1.1 have committed or are likely to commit a criminal act or acts; or 3.1.2 have been or are or are in danger of becoming substance misusers; or 3.1.3 have been or are or are in danger of becoming addicted to or dependent upon drugs of any description including without limitation on the generality of the foregoing illegal drugs, alcohol, solvents or other addictive substances; or 3.1.4 have been or are or are likely to become victims of domestic abuse; or 3.1.5 have been or are or are likely to become homeless; or 3.1.6 suffer mental ill health; or 3.1.7 have suffered a legal restriction on their liberty In any penal or correctional establishment; to advance the education of the public by promoting study and research into homelessness and all aspects of and methods of crime prevention and delinquency and the prevention of drug abuse and substance misuse and to disseminate the useful results of such research; to promote for the public benefit the prevention of criminal acts and of drug abuse and substance misuse and of homelessness; to promote for the public benefit the protection of people and property from criminal acts and the effects of drug abuse and substance misuse; the promotion of charitable purposes within the member countries of the European Union, for the advancement of education, the protection of health, the relief of poverty, sickness and distress and to reduce substance related harm to the individual and the wider community; and to undertake such other activities as are charitable.
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: 01 Oct 2019
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: One or a few bases or facilities serving people who come from a broad area
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: Outwith Scotland
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The prevention or relief of poverty","The advancement of education","The advancement of health","The advancement of citizenship or community development"
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","Other defined groups","No specific group, or for the benefit of the community"
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 2016 £158,326,000 £156,310,000 20 Sep 2016 Yes
31 Mar 2017 £155,970,000 £152,433,000 01 Sep 2017 Yes
31 Mar 2018 £195,546,000 £192,976,000 07 Aug 2018 Yes
31 Mar 2019 £212,573,000 £210,332,000 30 Sep 2019 Yes Published accounts can be found on the Charity Commission website
31 Mar 2020 No Annual Information due by 31 Dec 2020
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