THE HELP charity, started in 1978, provides medical support and health related assistance to anyone who needs it, with over 400 volunteers.
Today there are 40 special beds for terminally ill patients and 20 beds for loan at home. Help offers respite through residential care.
Fashion Show and Charity Golf
The Euro Weekly News visited the Activity Centre in La Xara.
Amanda Rosser, fashion show co-ordinator, explained: “As well as the generosity of the community we put on events to raise funds and raise the profile of HELP.”
Fundraiser Gail Horler added: “We are also having a Charity Golf Day on Sunday May 31, powered by Campbell Lamont Golf.”
This year, the U3A Javea has adopted Help as its charity. President Candy Wright said: “We were delighted at the news. We would also like to thank our supporters and sponsors.”
The Fashion Show: Friday May 8 at the Activity Centre Avenida Oeste 29 La Xara. Doors open at 12.30 and the show starts at 1pm. Tickets are €5 to include cava and canapes. Tel: 661 224 134.
The Charity Golf Day: Sunday May 31 at Oliva Nova Golf Club at 9.30am. Tickets at €57 include golf and lunch. Contact Campbell Lamont on 965 757 426.
HELP may be contacted on 966 427 044.