The Warwick Percy Estate Community Projects Ltd (aka The Gap)

The Warwick Percy Estate Community Projects Ltd (aka The Gap)

At a glance

Causes

  • Local / community

Other details

Organisation type: 
Charity
Geographical remit: 
Local

Objectives

(a) To provide the advancement of opportunities for residents of the town of Warwick (the area of benefit) in the areas of education, health, training and independence.

(b) To provide relief of financial hardship to the residents of Warwick

(c) To assist in the provision of facilities for recreation and other occupations in the interest of social welfare and the object of improving the conditions of life of the residents of warwick; in order that they may develop emotionally, mentally, physically and spiritually so that they can make a positive contribution to their community and wider world.

(d) To provide an information and advice service for residents of warwick.

(e) To set up such projects for the benefit of the whole community, and in particular on the Percy estate, Warwick that will further the aims of the company.

(f) To provide other general charitable purposes for the benefit of the residents of Warwick

Activities

We run a range activities in 3 main areas:

1) Youth Work - we run 7 youth clubs across Warwick every day of the week. Activities include sports and games, arts and crafts, cooking workshop, outdoors activities, trips, etc.

2) Older Adults - we run various services for older adults over 65 years old, including lunch club, computer classes, exercise and social projects, knit and natter, etc.

3) Community - we run activities and services to tackle cost of living crisis and supporting the community with a wide range of issues. We also run community outreach in different areas of Warwick.

In addition, we hire our venue for a wide range of organisations that deliver important services for the community such as mental health services, fitness and exercise classes, addiction support services, and many others.

Current opportunities

We are looking for candidates that want to use their skills to support a grassroot organisation working with the community.

Previous placements

  • Trustee