Annual Report

2017-18

Each year we produce an Annual Report updating our supporters and the Charity Commission with our latest activities and performance.

This financial year has brought some of the biggest challenges across all of our services since the Michael Roberts Charitable Trust (MRCT) was established in 1997.

The introduction of Universal Credits has resulted in substantial increases in foodbank referrals, the significant rise in the number of people who are street homeless and vulnerably housed and the number of children now being supported by low income families in crisis. These increases have certainly been challenging and have put our staff and volunteer teams at full capacity; for this they must be commended, as they continue to maintain and support local people in need… [more]

Gary Knott

Company Secretary and Director of Community Services