CWU Branch Chair delivers smiles to families in self isolation.

‘Thanks to the efforts of Pete O’Hanlon, Branch Chair Lancs & Cumbria branch, CWUHA were able to donate some toys and games to a family unit in Blackpool that supports victims of domestic abuse and families who find themselves homeless. Some of these families are also in self isolation. Pete said “I would like to […]

Posted: 19th March 2020

Spiderman delivers smiles with the help of CWUHA

Lancashire’s very own friendly neighbourhood Spiderman AKA Johnny Walker local CWU representative from Royal Mail Nelson Delivery Office visited Alder Hay Children’s Hospital in Liverpool on Wednesday 4th March 2020. With the help of a donation from the CWUHA, along with donations from toy manufacturers Hasbro, Mattel and Tomy as well as other donations, Johnny […]

Posted: 6th March 2020

CWUHA now on Amazon Smile

You can now buy through Amazon and help out CWUHA at the same time! When you shop at, Amazon will donate to Communication Workers Union Humanitarian Aid. Just make sure you shop through and Amazon will donate 0.5% to the charity at no extra cost to you. It may seem like a small […]

Posted: 12th February 2020

CWUHA Sends 8 Vehicle Humanitarian Aid Convoy to Projects in Moldova

Working with our partners at the wonderful charity Mad-Aid, CWUHA has sent an eight vehicle humanitarian aid convoy to Moldova delivering tons of aid to an orphanage, children’s hospital, centre for autistic children,  vulnerable families in four villages and the CWUHA supported disabled centre in Moldova. The aid is being transported in 8 vehicles loaned […]

Posted: 10th September 2018

CWU Humanitarian Aid Trustees Elections 2018 – 2020

Nominations are now invited for positions below: Chairperson Head Of Administration Financial Officer Vice Chair Project  Managers x 3 Trustees x 10 a **Trustees and officers will need to attend trustees meetings held in Manchester, fundraise, attend conferences to promote the charity and assist the officers when requested. All applicants for any position above must […]

Posted: 11th April 2018

16 Children from Moldova Enjoy “Holiday of a Lifetime”

Thanks to everyone that donated to our “Holiday of a Lifetime” appeal and made it possible for us to bring 14 children and 3 teachers from Moldova for a one week – Holiday of a Lifetime! Everyday was a new and wonderful experience for everyone, thanks to kind heart and hard work of PM @Eric […]

Posted: 27th March 2018

Can You Help With May Convoy Supplies?

Eight Royal Mail and BT vehicles will be travelling on our next convoy to Moldova in May 2018 when they will be delivering aid direct to a centre that cares for disabled children, to an orphanage that cares for over 500 children and vulnerable families. Moldova is ranked as the poorest country in Europe. Can […]

Posted: 20th March 2018

CWU Humanitarian Aid – What we did in 2017

Please read the article below, or click here to download it as a PDF. 2017 has once again been a very eventful year for CWUHA, with a number of ongoing projects and three convoys to Lithuania and Moldova. In 2017 CWUHA helped to pay for a new roof for the Phoenix Centre, staff wages, staff […]

Posted: 12th March 2018

CWUHA Gives a Helping Hand!

At the request of the charity’s former President, Ted Stead CWUHA Trustees agreed to support the work of an organisation called ‘Helping Hands’ that was set up by expats living in Didim a coastal town on the Agean Coast of western Turkey. Help-in-Hands group was formed seven years ago to help disabled children, and families […]

Posted: 26th February 2018

Moldova “Holiday of a Lifetime” Appeal

As part of the CWU Humanitarian Aid’s ongoing commitment to enhance the lives of disadvantaged children wherever they live, the Trustees have decided to give children from vulnerable families in Moldova a “holiday of a lifetime” and bring them to the UK for a week in March 2018. The week will consist of travel excursions […]

Posted: 22nd February 2018