What makes us healthy?
There are stark differences in life expectancy and quality of health throughout the country. Our work tackles the socio-economic factors behind this inequality.
People’s Health Trust is a charity addressing health inequalities
We are funded by six local society lotteries through The Health Lottery.
local projects funded
Willow Tree Stores
Willow Tree Stores supports disabled people and people with learning disabilities or mental health challenges to learn new skills by
creating pottery, growing plants, making clothes and food, and selling these goods at the Willow Tree Stores shop. It also advocates for its members to make the surrounding area more accessible and to create more safe spaces.
Living Wage Week 2023
Living Wage Foundation’s annual celebration of the Living Wage movement began on 6 November. The focus this year is supporting workers through the cost of living crisis.
Local Conversation in Kirkley
Enabling Kirkley campaigns for better accessibility in the area. Project Leader David Lawrence talks about how the group uses local influence to improve the environment for disabled people.
Our annual review
People’s Health Trust’s annual review for 2022/23 is now available, with stories showing the significant work our funded partners are doing to reduce health inequalities in communities across Great Britain.