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Deaf Links, SC040223
Registered charity from 28 January 2009
Charity Details
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.AddressTayside Deaf HUB
The Old Mill
23 Brown Street
Dundee
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeDD1 5EF
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.WebsiteTayside Deaf Hub
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:
The company's objects are: (i) To empower deaf and sensory impaired people and facilitate improvement of their quality of life, to become active and participative citizens (ii) To improve mental health and wellbeing by reducing the social isolation, exclusion and discrimination deaf and sensory impaired people experience from the stigma attached to deafness and sensory impairment and the ensuing extreme communication difficulties (iii) To work in partnership with service providers to reduce barriers and increase access for deaf and sensory impaired people (iv) To build the capacity and facilitate consultation and involvement of deaf and sensory impaired people with service providers (v) To champion equal access, equality and diversity of deaf and sensory impaired people, within communities and service provision (vi) To do all things as may be in the interest of and for the benefit of deaf and sensory impaired People
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: 30 Aug 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: More than one local authority area in Scotland
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: Dundee City
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The promotion of equality and diversity","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","People with disabilities or health problems","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 £245,377 £230,562 04 Jul 2017 Yes
31 Mar 2018 £227,429 £247,517 03 Sep 2018 Yes
31 Mar 2019 £298,967 £271,102 16 Dec 2019 Yes
31 Mar 2020 £367,988 £278,817 03 Nov 2020 Yes
31 Mar 2021 £231,005 £228,039 30 Aug 2021 Yes Published accounts can be found on the Companies House website
*Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, OSCR allowed an additional 9 months grace period for charities that were overdue/late when their annual information due by date fell between 01 March 2020 and 31 March 2021.

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