Assistants

The Architects Benevolent Society is the only registered charity in the UK dedicated to helping architectural assistants of all ages - and their families – in times of need. We help people of all ages who have experienced illness, accident, redundancy, unemployment, bereavement or other personal misfortune. Our support ranges from confidential advice to financial assistance.

My name is Max Everett. I was 17 when my father died. I went to nearby Sheffield University to study Architectural Technology partly so that I could be close to support my mother and...

My name is Colin McAlister. In October 2008, after fifteen years as an Architectural Technician with over ten years at the same practice, I found myself suddenly out of work. The...

About us

  • The Architects Benevolent Society is dedicated to helping past and present members of the wider architectural profession, and their families... More

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  • Just £10 each month would enable the ABS to help someone with a real need. Perhaps you have had a windfall, and unexpected... More

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  • We are here to help people of all ages who have experienced illness, accident, redundancy, unemployment, bereavement or other difficulties... More