When life gets tough

We’re here, call 01293 542 820

The Printing Charity is here to help make life better for people working in or connected to printing, publishing, packaging, and the graphic arts.

Support

We offer practical and emotional support when you need it.

The Printing Charity is here to help make life better for people working in or connected to printing, publishing, packaging, and the graphic arts. As the only dedicated charity for people in the printing sector, we’re here to help you navigate through life’s challenges. It could be a grant for essentials to get you back on track, counselling, or specialist advice.

Our two sheltered home schemes offer a safe and friendly community for print people to stay independent in retirement.

Celebrating future talent

The Printing Charity helps people realise their potential in print, publishing, packaging, and the graphic arts.

We support new and aspiring print people with funding for training, skills and workplace development. Through direct and partnership funding, we help shape the future of print, investing in and celebrating its important heritage.

Our annual Print Futures Awards fund training to enhance skills and build networks for rising talent aged 18-30.

Here for you and your staff

Work pressures can often make it easy to ignore your wellbeing. The Printing Charity can help you and your staff navigate through life’s challenges.

We are the only dedicated charity for people working in or connected to printing, publishing, packaging, and the graphic arts.

As part of our support of workplace skills and training, we champion new and rising stars through our annual Print Futures Awards and sector partnerships.

Latest News

John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg, accepts our 2020 Presidency

We are pleased to announce that John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg, has accepted our invitation to be our 2020 President. John Micklethwait says: “The Printing Charity does a fantastic...

Our flagship Print Futures Awards have been helping to attract and retain new talent in printing, paper, publishing, packaging and graphic arts since 2003.

See how we can help you

As the only dedicated charity for people in the printing sector, we’re here
to help you navigate through life’s challenges.

Call us on 01293 542 820, email support@theprintingcharity.org.uk
or complete our contact form.

197 People

helped through Back to Work
support in 2018

1,737 People

helped across our welfare and
education activities in 2018

832 People

helped through our education and partnership initiatives in 2018