Finding a support network thanks to Realise charity

A single mum in the local area had lost her business and was suffering from mental health problems. Realise charity stepped in alongside other local charities in the area to help provide school uniform, bedding and money to buy daily essentials.

Board members

New board set to refocus local charity

Realise charity has appointed three new board members in the run up to its 10th anniversary to support its re-launch and focus on new priorities for the future. Philippa Holland has been appointed as Chair to lead the charity into its 10th year as it aims to increase the impact it has in the community.
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Charity Ball celebrating our 10th Anniversary

This year celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Realise charity. During this time, we have been an integral part of the we are aspire family, working with Aspire Housing, PM Training and local partners to support over 10,000 people in our communities. To celebrate the achievements of people in our communities we are delighted to be holding a Charity Ball on
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A cycling success story with Dave Thomas

17 year old Dave Thomas, was struggling to get to work and back living 40 minutes from his place of work. After a request was put forward to Realise charity, Dave got sorted with a new bike and helmet to help ease his journey!

Young apprentices help refresh local charity properties

Read how the refurbishment and maintenance of charity shops for the Donna Louise and Dougie Macmillan Hospice provide apprenticeship opportunities for young people and improved shopping experiences for the community.