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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. The Charity enhances care beyond the NHS core offer.

Charity number: 1130011



You can always donate any amount you wish to Better Lives using the JustGiving page.


You can also get involved in one of our many fundraising activities; find out more about what events we have going on in 2022 below, dates to be confirmed soon: 

2022 Calendar of activitiesAmazon Smile 

Sign up to AmazonSmile and select Better Lives as your chosen charity, so that every time you shop online, a percentage of the amount you pay is donated back to the charity at no extra cost to you.

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 Easter eggs, curries from local restaurants, scrubs bags and clothing to name just a few.

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.  

Hear how Better Lives has made a difference to our carers:

Read more about how your donations have made a difference in the lives of those who use our services.

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