Bidgley Power Foundation
Bidgley Power Foundation grew out of a successful community sports club which was based in the Aston area of Birmingham and has been running for the past 35 years.The club grew and grew with over 100 members both young and old from the local community. The members saw how they could help the area as well and from this the charity was born.
Bidgley Power Foundation is a people first organisation working in partnership to maximise positivity, independence and participation in civic life for young, old and disabled people in the city of Birmingham.
To work in partnership to make the hopes, dreams and aspirations of all who access and volunteer in our services a reality, enhancing quality of life, retaining dignity and treating others with respect.
To provide recreational and leisure time activity in the interests of social welfare for able bodied and disabled people.To act as a resource for people living in Birmingham especially helping young people by developing the i r ski l l s , capacities and capabilities to enable them to participate in society as independent, mature and responsible individuals. Advancing vocational education (non-academic) and work-based education to develop employability and enterprise skills and to help Relieve unemployment.
To promote civic life in the local community through volunteering and providing opportunities for people to make a positive change to their communities. Customers and Communities We work with a diverse range of people both able bodied and disabled in need of help and support, from 6-year-olds to 60-year-olds plus, and offer specialist services catering for their different needs.
Our services are provided in a range of settings from schools, leisure centers and parks , to individuals’ homes within the community across the Midlands region and beyond. We have services based in the Aston Area of Birmingham but through our partnerships we have worked with people from all across the country and Europe.