Wakefield based charity that provides meaningful activities for some of the most vulnerable people in the community. It aims through these activities to promote greater confidence, self-esteem, understanding & skills to help people gain control & start to make good decisions about their health & wellbeing, often preventing, or returning them from, social exclusion. Vulnerabilities include mental/physical health issues, addiction issues, offending behaviours, homelessness, social isolation.
To promote social inclusion for the public benefit by working with people … who are socially excluded to relive the needs of such people and assist them to integrate into society.
We work with people who may be excluded from society or parts of society as a result of one or more factors including: unemployment, financial hardship, substance abuse or dependency, homelessness, disability, previous criminal convictions or generally due to their personal, social and/or economic position.
Spectrum People aims to:
- Providing training, education and information to support and enable such persons to maximise well-being, education, employment and volunteering opportunities
- Providing workshops, forums, training and general support
- Providing recreational activities and opportunities for such people
- Raising public awareness of the issues facing such people, both generally and in relation to their social exclusion
Established: February 2013
Registered Charity Number: 1152437
Board members: 5
Part time staff: 3
Phone number: 01924311400
Address: One Navigation Walk, Hebble Wharf WF1 5RHView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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