6th January 2022

The Care Trust – Door-to-Door Fundraising continues

Our door-to-door fundraising programme is now active following a number of Covid-19 lockdowns. The health and safety of our fundraisers, staff and everyone we interact with is our top priority and we continue to monitor and respond to Government and HSE advice. 

Over the last number of days and weeks, we have seen a dramatic rise in the number of Covid-19 cases, driven in the main, by the Omicron variant, both nationally and globally. Unfortunately, and like many charities, The Care Trust has been impacted, and this may affect our door-to-door fundraising activities over the coming weeks.   

Our monthly prize draw will be held at the end of each month in 2022 and a fabulous

Toyota Corolla Luna Saloon 1.8 Hybrid car

as well as cash prizes must be won in every draw.

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You can enter our monthly draws to support the important work of our Beneficiaries and have the chance to win a car and cash prizes by clicking on the blue CONTRIBUTE button on this site. Thanks to all our Contributors for your continuing support and encouragement. Please support our fundraisers who may call to your door.

https://www.thecaretrust.ie/donate/donation.php.

All over Ireland, people continue to help our good causes. We need your support now more than ever. On behalf of the CRC, Rehab and special charitable projects, A Lust For Life and HUGG (Healing Untold Grief Groups), we thank you for your generosity.

News about our Beneficiaries

6th December 2021

Beneficiary News
As always we continue to fundraise for the very important work of CRC and Rehab who provide amazing and essential support and services for children and adults living with disabilities and serious long-term illnesses.

Mental Health is an area that came to the forefront of our attention during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns. Following a review of our good causes in 2021 we have now offered our support to 2 special charitable projects being developed by great Irish charities who are doing really important work in the mental health area.

A Lust for Life is an award winning Irish mental health charity that uses content, campaigns and events to facilitate young people to be effective guardians of their own mind – and to be leaders that drive our society towards a better future. The charity is a movement that aims to change how we talk about and treat mental health in Ireland.
The Care Trust is providing the funds needed to develop A Lust for Life’s Schools Programme for 140,000 pupils in 1st and 2nd classes in 2022.

HUGG is a national suicide bereavement charity run by volunteers. HUGG provides a unique service – suicide bereavement support groups which are led by people who themselves have been bereaved by suicide. These groups provide a vital space for those who have lost a loved one to suicide to find support, shared understanding, hope and healing.
The Care Trust is providing funds to allow HUGG to develop Peer Support Groups, across Ireland, helping to create a vital space for those who have lost a loved one to suicide to find support, shared understanding, and hope and healing.

The Care Trust has won the prestigious Good Governance Award for best Annual Report. Award Winners were announced at an event in the National Concert Hall on 14th November 2019

The Good Governance Awards are national awards that recognise and encourage adherence to good governance by non-profit organisations in Ireland. The awards were developed by Carmichael with the support of partners and leading national bodies in the non-profit sector.  A year ago, The Care Trust won the award for best Governance Initiative.

The Care Trust was proud to have been a finalist in the Published Accounts Awards 2019. This selection by the Chartered Accountants Ireland Leinster Society, announced on 1st October 2019, recognises the quality of reporting in our latest published Annual Report. This is the second time in 3 years that we have been shortlisted for these prestigious awards.

Celebrating excellence in Annual Report presentation, the Published Accounts Awards have been encouraging companies to attain the highest standards in financial reporting for more than 40 years.

 

 

The Care Trust – Covid-19 Pandemic Level 5 Restrictions

Our door-to-door fundraising activities have been suspended in accordance with the Government’s Level 5 restrictions during the Covid-19 Pandemic. We continue to operate our 3 draws every month and a new Renault Clio car must be won in every draw. You can enter our monthly draws to support the important work of our Beneficiaries and have the chance to win cars and cash prizes by clicking on the blue CONTRIBUTE button on this site.

https://www.thecaretrust.ie/donate/donation.php.

All over Ireland, people continue to help our good causes. We need your support now more than ever. On behalf of the CRC, Rehab and special charitable projects, we thank you for your generosity.

Beneficiaries

Our beneficiaries, the Central Remedial Clinic, Rehab and special charitable projects benefit from funds provided by The Care Trust.

Our beneficiaries receive state funding and fund-raise directly themselves, however funds raised by The Care Trust funds are a very important source of extra funding which can be allocated to different projects as required.

The Central Remedial Clinic (CRC)

The Central Remedial Clinic – is a national organisation for the care, treatment and development of children and adults with physical and multiple disabilities. Most clients attending the CRC have a congenital physical disability such as Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spina Bifida or Erbs Palsy.


The Rehab Group

Investing in people, changing perspectives

The Rehab Group provides health and social care, training, education, rehabilitation and employment services for young people and adults with physical, sensory and intellectual disabilities. It also offers assistance to people with mental health difficulties, autism and acquired brain injury. A range of essential services are also provided for older people, carers and others who are marginalised.

About

The Care Trust – Supporting CRC, Rehab and special charitable projects.

The Care Trust is owned on a 50/50 basis by The Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) and Rehab and our evolution dates back over 50 years to when our parent bodies were founded. We are a not-for-profit organisation with registered charitable status. For over 50 years The Care Trust has been raising essential funds to support the work of our beneficiaries – the Central Remedial Clinic, Rehab and special charitable projects. Our work ensures that many thousands of children and adults with physical, medical or intellectual disabilities, those who are socially disadvantaged and those requiring medical care, have the opportunity to achieve their full potential and enjoy the same quality of life as everyone else Our beneficiaries receive state funding and also fundraise directly themselves. However the money provided by The Care Trust is hugely important as it is a vital source of extra funding which is allocated to a broad range of projects and services supporting children and adults. It is your contributions and support that allows our beneficiaries to continue their work and have a lasting impact on thousands of people and their families across Ireland availing of services in Health care, Social care, Rehabilitation & employment and to children and adults with disabilities.

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News

The Care Trust -News about our Beneficiaries

As always we continue to fundraise for the very important work of CRC and Rehab who provide amazing and essential support and services for children and adults living with disabilities and serious long-term illnesses. Mental Health is an area that came to the forefront of our attention during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns. Following a review …