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CONSTITUTION DATED 31 JULY 1854 AND ROYAL CHARTER OF THE 20TH JUNE 1919 AND SUPPLEMENTAL CHARTER OF THE 18TH DECEMBER 1974 AS AMENDED 21ST OCTOBER 1987, 13TH JUNE 1988, 8TH FEBRUARY 1995 AND 17TH NOVEMBER 1998.
TO GIVE PERMANENT RELIEF TO SUCH PERSONS AS ARE HOPELESSLY DISQUALIFIED FOR THE DUTIES OF LIFE BY DISEASE, ACCIDENT, OR DEFORMITY; AND THIS SHALL BE CARRIED OUT ON THE BROAD PRINCIPLE OF CHRISTIAN KINDNESS AND LIBERALITY, IN THE HOPE OF UNITING ALL THE GOOD FOR THE GOOD OF ALL WHO REALLY NEED HELP.
Area of benefit
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