Reach pensions department
One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP
Main office number: 0207 293 2050
Department of Work and Pensions
Advice: 0800 169 6565
The Printing Charity (formerly Printers’ Charitable Corporation)
Offers financial and other help to people connected to the printing industry and allied trades. It operates a nursing home at Bletchley, Bucks, and sheltered apartments at Bletchley and Basildon, Essex.
Address: Suite B, Underwood House, 235 Three Bridges Road, Crawley RH10 1LS
Telephone: 01293 542820
The Journalists’ Charity
For all journalists in need, helping them and their dependants with advice, grants and other financial assistance.
Housing and care facilities for retired journalists are at Dorking.
Address: Dickens House, 35 Wathen Road, Dorking RH4 1JY
Telephone: 01306 887511
The NewstrAid Benevolent Fund (Old Ben)
For the benefit of individuals in the retailing and distribution section of the newspaper and magazine publishing industry throughout the UK. Assists when colleagues become elderly or infirm. It is supported by publishers, wholesalers, retailers and transport companies.
Address: Barnetson Court, Braintree Road, Great Dunmow, Essex CM6 1HS
Telephone: 01371 874198