The Prestbury United Charities

registered charity 202655

Can we help you?

Do you know someone we can help?

Perhaps we can help. Details of who the Prestbury United Charities can help, what we can do for those in need and who you should contact, are given in this guide.

Who may apply?

Individuals, Groups and Societies.

There is no age restriction.  Anyone can apply on behalf of someone who needs help.

Who can be given help:

To qualify for assistance you must reside in the ecclesiastical Parish of Prestbury, Gloucestershire or the adjoining Parishes of Swindon Village and Southam or the immediately adjacent areas (most of north Cheltenham) and also be in financial need.

Examples of Previous Benefits are:

Providing white goods

Heating for the disabled with special need

Security lights for the elderly

Equipment for the Village Schools

Repairs and redecoration

Support for Riding for the Disabled

Assistance for Single Parent families

Assistance for Youth Groups


How to Apply.

If you need financial help, or if you are aware of anyone needing help, please contact any of the Trustees or the Clerk. All applications are treated in STRICT CONFIDENCE.

For individuals seeking help a form needs to be completed.  The form may be downloaded here (PDF 388KB).  Please print, complete and return it to the clerk (at the address below).  We normally expect such applications through a supporting professional person.

Groups and organisations should apply by letter with supporting documents to the clerk (at the address below).

The Trustees are required to assess all applications within the terms of the Charity.


Mr Brian Wood
2 Honeysuckle Close
GL52 5LN

telephone: 01242 515941

e-mail:  clerk@puc.org.uk



Charity Commission for England and Wales

The Prestbury Charity – registered charity 202655