Pass on a Wales
where everyone has a home

We are in a housing emergency. 1 in 3 people in Wales are living in the grip of it. You can help us to change things for the better by leaving us a gift in your will.

Many have recently been reflecting on the things that matter the most – family, friends and the causes close to your heart. We have also been reminded of the desperate inequality that exists in our society. But together, we can build a fairer housing system for generations to come.

After taking care of your family and friends, even a small amount can make a huge impact on the work we do here at Shelter Cymru.

 

Elins’ Story

Elin was four months pregnant when she was unfairly dismissed from a job that she’d held for a few years. Threatened with eviction from her home, she didn’t know where to turn. With support from Shelter Cymru, three months later, Elin got the keys to her new home.

Leaving a gift in your will could help us to end homelessness in Wales for people like Elin for generations to come.

A gift in your will could help us to...

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  • Fight for better housing rights in Wales.

  • Keep our support services in place for everyone who needs us.

  • Raise awareness of our cause so that people know we are here to help.

I’ve seen first hand the impact that Shelter Cymru has, improving the plight of people in Wales who are in housing need. If I am able to play my part, however small, in helping someone who may be faced with the trauma of losing their home… why wouldn’t I do that? I am leaving Shelter Cymru a gift in my will because, sadly, many more people need their help. Their vital work must continue. ”

– Diane, Shelter Cymru supporter.

How to leave a gift

Remembering Shelter Cymru in your will is simpler than you think – all you need to do is to let your solicitor know that you are interested in leaving a gift to Shelter Cymru in your will and provide them the following details:

Charity Name:  Welsh Housing Aid Limited T/A Shelter Cymru

Address:  Shelter Cymru, 25 Walter Road, Swansea, SA1 5NN

Registered Charity Number:  515902

You can also visit the Remember A Charity website to find a solicitor in your local area who will be able to advise you on leaving gifts to charities when making a will.

If you’d like to know more, or have questions about leaving a gift in your will, contact Francesca on 07976 738805 or email us at fundraising@sheltercymru.org.uk

In Memoriam

 

There are many ways to give in memory to celebrate your loved one. Donations in lieu of/ as well as flowers at a funeral can be requested and a Remembrance Fund/ Event is a fitting way to honour a life whilst changing the lives of others. Our advice and support services helped 16,547 people in Wales last year. Donations really do make a difference.

If you would like more information on how you can raise money for Shelter Cymru in memory of a loved one, contact: Francesca on 029 2055 6901 or email francescah@sheltercymru.org.uk