Families

The Architects Benevolent Society is the only registered charity in the UK dedicated to helping the families and dependants of architects, assistants, technologists, technicians, landscape architects, 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.

When Bela and Olen Howden tragically lost their parents and youngest sibling in a car accident, the Architects Benevolent Society was there to help them rebuild their lives.

Bela...

Theo's architect father died not long after his seventeenth birthday after almost eighteen months in a coma following a massive stroke. The strain of spending every day at his hospital...

About us

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

Support us

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

Need help?

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