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How we spend our funds

Find out how we raise and spend our money, our impact and our plans for the future. 

Our annual report 

Our annual report gives an overview of what we’ve achieved over the year, the funds we’ve invested across our range of activities and some of our plans for the future. They contain our accounts for each year and a report from our Trustees. 

Download our 2018-19 annual report

Previous annual reports

As a registered UK charity and as part of our commitment to be open, honest and accountable, we publish our previous annual reports here on our website.

Download our 2017-18 annual report

Download our 2016-17 annual report

Download our 2015-16 annual report 

Download our 2014-15 annual report

Download our 2013-14 annual report

Download our 2012-13 annual report

Download our 2011-12 annual report 

How we raise and spend our money

Financial review 2016-17

Our supporters raised an incredible amount and we were able to provide support to more people affected by deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus than ever before.

Our total income for the year was £40.29m, an increase of £1.89m from the previous year – thanks to our supporters’ generosity and the huge commitment of our volunteers, members and staff. Our charitable expenditure was £42.21, which is an increase of £3.31 million on the previous year.

Where did our money come from?

Our income was £40.29m, an increase of £1.89m on the year before.

Support and care£21.99m
Technology and treatments£1.53m
Equality£3.50m
Voluntary income and activities for generating funds£12.59m
Other income and investments£0.69m

How was our money spent?

We spent £42.25m on supporting people with deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus, £3.39m more than the year before.

Support and care£28.35m
Technology and treatments£3.74m
Equality£5.90m