Where Happy Handbags go

Service Providers receiving Happy Handbags

Handed out to their clients

Organisation


Family Haven 

Gloucester City Mission

Green Square / GDASS

HDVD

Missing Link/House

Help Bristols' Homeless

Refresh

S. Glos Mental Partners

Sirona

BGSW

Medaille Trust

Baby Bank Network

ARA - Recovery4all

Blond Angel Street Team

Nelson Trust (all)*

The Junction Project

Family Food 4 Free

Probation Service
Bristol

GRAND RUNNING TOTAL

Number of Happy Handbags

189

47


12

11

246


63

22


5

-

24

20

6

16

6


1750

11

16

15

2459

Number of Happy Bags/Sacks

258

47


50

31

53

-

-

-

17

-

1

-

-

-


729

-

-

11

1197

Total


447

94


62

42

299


63

22


5

17

24

21

6

16

6


2479

11

16

27

3656

                                                                        

* !! Nelson Trust cover a large area (Gloucester; Swindon; Bristol; Bridgewater) and offer many services to women in crisis hence the large percentage going to them.

Nelson Trust also work very closely with Working Links - rehabilitation services are offered in Wales and the South West as part of Transforming Rehabilitation. (They with offenders who have either been sentenced by the courts to a community or suspended sentence order, or released on licence from prison to serve the rest of their sentence in the community.)  Happy Handbags are also given out here.

Yearly Totals

Totals from 2017 to 13th May 2021 (Covid restrictions still in place) 
Happy Handbags 2459; Happies 1197:  Grand Total 3656

TOTALS TO THE END OF 2017

Happy Handbags
- 615  Happy Bags/Sacks       
- 387         
GRAND TOTAL -1002

TOTALS TO THE END OF 2018

     Happy Handbags                 -1320                      Happy Bags/Sacks
- 688           
GRAND TOTAL -2008

TOTALS TO THE END OF 2019
Happy Handbags
              - 2040              Happy Bags/Sacks
               - 1016               
GRAND TOTAL - 3056

TOTALS TO THE END OF 2020
(Covid Restrictions)
Happy Handbags
- 2428
Happy Bags/Sacks
- 1180
GRAND TOTAL - 3608

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