Better Lives is the official charity of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust (BDCFT). Our staff provide mental health and community services across Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale, Craven and Wakefield. 


Dealing with COVID-19

During this unprecedented time of dealing with COVID-19, we want to ensure that we are there to support our service users and carers and look after the wellbeing of our staff who are working hard to support our local communities.

Thank you to all the individuals and local and national businesses for the recent donations we have received. These range from from Easter eggs, curries from local restaurants, scrubs bags and clothing to name just a few.


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How to get involved

Learn more about our Purpose, Visions and Values.

Find out how we have used donations to make a difference to service users, carers and staff. 

Join in the Step Up! for Better Lives walking challenge and help us raise money

Link to Just Giving page

Charity Trustee

Better Lives is the official charity of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust and the Trust operates as a Corporate Trustee for the Charity. The responsibility for the management and use of the funds held lies with the board of the Trust.  

Charity number 1130011