Macmillan Cancer Support’s grants programme aims to fund groups that support people affected by cancer or campaign to improve cancer care.
The grants available include:
- Start-up funds of up to £500 to support new self-help and support project for people affected by cancer
- Development funds of up to £3,000 to support the ongoing activities and development of self-help and support projects for people affected by cancer
- User involvement grants of up to £3,000 to encourage the involvement of people affected by cancer in the design and improvement of cancer services
- Individual development grants of up to £500 to enable people affected by cancer to develop their skills and use their cancer experience to help support others affected by cancer.
Applications will be accepted from individuals or groups of people affected by cancer and organisations and professionals working in partnership with people affected by cancer.
The grant can be used towards start up costs or for existing groups to expand and extend their reach.
The next closing date for applications is 10th November 2017.