Annual Report

Annual Report

Annual Report 2020

Welcome to our Annual Report and Accounts 2021

The Charity’s activities in the year under review have been dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The operational constraints of lockdowns and COVID-19 restrictions have impacted hugely on the way the Charity worked, our staff and volunteers, and on our donors.

We continued to train and place Medical Alert Assistance Dogs. However, our potential clients are medically vulnerable and all existing and potential partnerships required face to face training and visits which had to be placed on hold or done virtually and then reintroduced slowly in accordance with the UK Government and NHS guidelines.

The pandemic also significantly affected many of our collaborators, particularly the NHS Trusts with which we work on our Bio Detection research and made an already difficult fundraising climate even more challenging.

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