Charities

Motor Neurone Disease Association

The Motor Neurone Disease Association is a British charity, operating in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, established in 1979 by a group of volunteers to coordinate care, support, and research for people affected by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which is a form of motor neurone disease.

Guide Dogs For The Blind

The Guide Dogs for the Blind Association is a British charitable organisation founded in 1934. Guide Dogs helps blind and partially sighted people across the UK through the provision of guide dogs, mobility and other rehabilitation services.

Get The Boys a Lift

Get the Boys a Lift are a non for profit based community interest company (CIC) working to better improve mental health within the community.

They run a clothing and coffee store on Dew Street, at which all the money made through coffee, clothing and fundraising/donations is put back in to providing free support for the community. This can be from free counselling, to free and independent drug and alcohol support, to housing and employment help.

They open from Monday to Friday – 0730 until 1600, Saturday 0730-1300. GTBAL store is a community based hub at which people can grab a coffee, hot chocolate or tea knowing that should they need support, GTBAL can help point them in the right direction and offer this support free of charge thanks to the fundraising efforts of the community.