The Coal Mining Charity

Enabling former coal miners and mining communities to reduce disadvantage.

Improving Lives

Helping you

We’re here to improve the lives of former coal miners and their families. We understand the struggles faced by those in former coal mining communities. We help you overcome some of the barriers you come up against and support you to lead a better quality life.

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Thriving Communities

Supporting charities

We help more than 200 independent mining charities to continue delivering essential recreational and social facilities in local communities. Through providing guidance and governance support for coal mining charities to help them thrive.

How Can We Help

Our Work In Numbers

What we achieved in 2019

7141

People received our support

12419

Interventions delivered

£4.4m

Worth of additional income for beneficiaries

£482k+

In grants given away

We've Been Busy

Latest news

Education Grants – Open for Applications

From 1st March 2020 students meeting our eligibility criteria can apply for an education grant for ...

Thornycroft Centre Temporarily Closed

Due to the current requirement around social distancing we have had to close our social day centre ...

Personal Welfare Service continues during COVID 19 outbreak

We understand that the current situation with the coronavirus outbreak will be a worrying time. We ...

Guidance for Welfares – COVID 19

Following the introduction of emergency legislation that has resulted in the closure of miners’ ...

Get In Touch

How can we help you?

01709 728 115

mail@ciswo.org.uk

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