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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


Donate to our Yorkshire Three Peaks team, who completed the 24.5 mile walk in just one day at the end of September. They were all fantastic, with the last walkers finishing the challenge in just over 13 hours.

Donate to support our World Mental Health Day canal walkers, who completed a 16-mile walk this October along the Skipton-Saltaire canal to raise awareness of the importance of mental wellbeing.

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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