Preshal Trust

The Preshal Trust

To provide a full programme of diversionary activities to support vulnerable individuals and families over-come the negative effects of social exclusion, poverty, deprivation, addictions, physical disability, mental health illness and a range of other isssues.

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It ran from 12:00 PM, 27 November 2018 to 12:00 PM, 4 December 2018

Registered Charity in Scotland (SC033632)

Check mark Match funded

Amount raised

£50,012

Donations

25

    Category

    Helping

Location

Situation

Preshal provides a service in an area that remains one of the poorest areas in Scotland with a variety of problems consistent with multiple deprivation including high levels of unemployment with many relying on benefits to survive. Welfare cuts and lack of employment makes poverty very visible. Many are socially isolated with no friends or family.

Solution

By providing a daily drop in people are able to come to us for food, warmth, clothing, company and advice as well as taking part in a range of activities to improve their overall health and wellbeing. By offering care and support in a friendly and loving manner to all who visit and encouraging them to take part in the activities we help build their confidence and feeling of self-worth.