CWUHA agree to sponsor the education of two children with the Excel Education Foundation Moshi, Tanzania

This year CWUHA agreed to sponsor the education of two children with the Excel Education Foundation ( E.E.F ) Moshi, Tanzania. The charity pays for their school fees, uniforms, remedial classes, school supplies, educational tours, and annual comprehensive health insurance. We thought our supporters might be interested in some background information on the children you […]

Posted: 14th December 2020


3 Year Partnership launched between Blackpool Coastal Housing and the Communication Workers Union Humanitarian Aid to benefit residents living within Emergency Housing Blackpool Coastal Housing has managed its homeless housing provision for the past 13 years and, during that time, has helped over 800 families and 3000 children, providing emergency housing within a safe and […]

Posted: 11th December 2020

CWUHA donates to Foodbank that helps vulnerable families

CWUHA have donated food and gifts to Blackpool Food Bank to help the most vulnerable in the town during Christmas. Blackpool Food Bank currently provide 10,000 meals per week to local residents and the homeless across the Fylde Coast. Blackpool has 8 out of 10 most deprived neighbourhoods in the country, with one neighbourhood having a […]

Posted: 11th December 2020

New Partnership to help families and children fleeing domestic abuse in the UK

Today, CWUHA entered into a partnership with Blackpool Coastal Housing (BCH) who run a domestic abuse refuge centre that care for children and families fleeing domestic abuse from across the UK. The Emergency Housing Team also helps vulnerable homeless young adults find accommodation. Families usually arrive at the hostel with only the clothes on their […]

Posted: 9th December 2020

CWUHA support South Ribble’s Big Christmas Sleepover

CWUHA Trustee Paul Newsham collected 48 pairs of Pyjamas from Morrisons in Leyland and delivered then to South Ribble’s Big Christmas Sleepover. This was in response to an appeal from South Ribble’s Big Christmas Sleepover who are a group of local mums who believe that every child should experience the cosiness and magic of Christmas […]

Posted: 8th December 2020

Wheelchair for Brianne

Wheelchair for Brianne Earlier this year CWUHA were asked if we could assist in obtaining a new wheelchair for the 9 year old daughter of a serving soldier; who suffers with Freidreichs Ataxia. This is a rare illness which affects the mobility of sufferers, and can sometimes be life limiting. A new wheelchair would give […]

Posted: 30th October 2020

CWUHA 2019 Annual Report

Click on the link below to download and read the 2019 CWUHA Annual Report. It’s an excellent read! 2019 CWUHA Trustees Annual Report

Posted: 12th October 2020

CWU Humanitarian Aid’s 25th Anniversary Online Event

This year is CWU Humanitarian Aid’s 25th Anniversary and to mark this important milestone the charity held an online event on Thursday 10th September 2020 at 6pm to 7.15pm. The line-up of speakers, included Dave Ward, CWU General Secretary, Angela Rayner MP and volunteers who spoke about their involvement and experiences working with the charity. […]

Posted: 21st September 2020

CWUHA Donates to a Community Hub in Wigan

CWUHA has made a donation of food and funds to help a community group set up in the Wigan borough. Ian and Linda Young two of our most senior volunteers visited and delivered the food to the hub meeting up with CWU member Cllr Paul Blay. The group ‘The Hindley & Hindley Green SDF Hub’ […]

Posted: 2nd June 2020