Case Studies

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Arts Factory

As a result of the coal mine closures in the 1980s, the Rhondda Valleys in South Wales is an area of acute deprivation.

Brittle Bone Society

The Brittle Bone Society (BBS) is the only UK charity supporting people with the rare bone condition osteogenesis imperfecta (OI).


HemiHelp is a charity providing support and information to people with hemiplegia and their families in the UK, including the professionals involved in their care.

Horden Youth and Community Centre

As a former coalfield village, Horden and its residents have seen a lot of change over the last thirty years.


LinkAble provides sports, social and recreational activities for children and adults with learning disabilities ranging from mild developmental delay to profound or more complex needs.

Maternity Action

Maternity Action is the UK’s leading charity committed to ending inequality and improving the health and well-being of pregnant women, partners and young children – from conception through to...

Moving On Inverclyde

Moving On Inverclyde (MOI) was set up in 2001 to help people like John by offering structured support for people at various stages of recovery from substance misuse.

Mow & Grow

Mow & Grow uses gardening and horticulture to help socially excluded individuals, families and communities to live independent lives in and around Norfolk.

New Choices for Youth

New Choices for Youth (NCY) has over 25 years’ experience working with children and young people in crisis.

North London Cares

North London Cares is a community network mobilising young professionals to volunteer to hang out with their older neighbours and offer a little extra time, practical help, social connection and...

Pontypridd YMCA

Pontypridd YMCA is passionate about helping young people and the community to build a brighter future.

Reaching Higher

Still relatively young, the Reaching Higher came to Pilotlight with big ambitions to expand both geography and services.

Rowan Tree Cancer Care

Welsh charity Rowan Tree Cancer Care was set up in 2002 to provide practical and emotional support to people within Rhondda Cynon Taff whose lives have been affected by cancer.

Safe and Sound Derby

Safe and Sound Derby helps to protect young people from sexual exploitation.


Station House Media Unit (shmu) is a needs-led organisation transforming the lives of individuals and their communities through active engagement in community media.

Theodora Children’s Trust

Theodora Children’s Trust is part of the Theodora Foundation founded by Swiss brothers André and Jan Poulie in 1993.

Youth Football Scotland

Youth Football Scotland is a not-for-profit social enterprise connecting people interested in youth football across Scotland.

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