Welcome to Handsworth Charity. We cover Handsworth, Soho, Kingstanding and parts of Ladywood

Handsworth Town Hall (charity)Handsworth Charity has been in existence in some form for over a 100 years. And has been providing grants for people who live in the Ancient Parish of Handsworth.

The website aims to provide general information for grant applicants and sponsoring organisations.

Individuals in poverty that live within the Ancient Parish of Handsworth can make application to the Charity. Applicants must be permanent residents of the Charity’s geographical area. Click here to check your eligibility.

The Charity remains open to applications during this difficult time of a pandemic. Trustees are working remotely and are happy to receive applications from individuals and sponsoring organisations for those in need.

Due to the impact of COVID-19 the Charity is operating remotely and the secretariat is only able to receive applications electronically. If you have any queries please email: info@handsworth-charity.co.uk.

An additional programme of funding for a limited period of time has been established to support those organisations working in the Ancient Parish of Handsworth in their response to the impact of the pandemic. to find out more go to