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...

  • Mental Health Support

    We are now able to offer practical support to people experiencing anxiety, stress or anxiety based depression through our partnership with Anxiety UK.
  • Ambassadors

    Our ambassadors are volunteers who help us to raise awareness of the work we do or fundraise for us in regions all over the country.
  • Corporate Supporter Scheme

    Our new scheme is a great way for companies to give back and demonstrate a commitment to supporting the wellbeing of people in the profession.