Association of Charity Officers (ACO)
National umbrella body for benevolent charities that provide aid and advice to individuals in need. Includes a directory of members, details of their services and helpline, and contacts.
The Book Trade Charity
Offers practical, emotional and financial support to anyone who works or has worked in the book trade, as well as their dependants; provides details of their services and projects, fundraising, and contacts.
Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation
Delivers community and personal welfare services within mining and former mining communities. Offers a guide to their services and schemes, including the Miners' Welfare National Education Fund.
The Fire Fighters Charity
Provides a range of therapy and recuperation services for injured firemen, and assistance to serving and retired fire service personnel and their families. Describes their programmes and facilities, campaigns, and fundraising.
A charity which provides financial assistance to people who have worked in the shoe trade but have fallen on hard times. Includes a guide to their programme, how to help, a history, and contacts.
The trade charity for the hospitality industry; includes details of their services and eligibility, news, fund raising, and contacts.
A guide to the charity's support for journalists in need. Includes events listings and reports on fundraising efforts.
Leather & Hide Trades’ Benevolent Institution
Supports people who have been involved in the leather industry and their dependants who are in financial need; describes their scheme and how to apply, with contacts and a history.
Charity offering financial assistance, legal advice and counselling services to those working in retail or retired from the industry.
RISC - Recovery Industry Support Charity
Provides financial assistance to individuals in the vehicle recovery industry affected by work-related accidents. Includes details of how to apply, and for making a donation.
The Salespeople's Charity
A grant-giving charity that provides support to commercial salespeople who are facing financial hardship.