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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Funding available for community safety projects

Do you work with local community groups who could help make our neighbourhoods stronger and safer?

The Locality Working project, part of Solihull Together, has secured funding from the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner, to support innovative community safety projects.

Local community groups are being encouraged to submit applications for up to £400 to support their work.  Please

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Projects to help young people with their mental health – central govt

Voluntary and Community groups and organisations in England are being invited to apply for funding to help children and young people with their mental health.  Applications are invited from organisations with existing mental health schemes that wish to trial new approaches.

Projects should:

adopt community and person-centred approaches to improving the mental health of children and young

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Projects relating to children and young people – A and H Pilkington Trust

The Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust awards grants of £1,000 will be available to registered charities for projects relating the children and young people. During 2019, priority will be given to projects working with:

child exploitation
poverty
prisoners/offenders
refugees and asylum seekers

The Trust will particularly welcome applications that address Rehabilitation needs.

To be eligible to apply, the charity must have

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Canoeing and inland waterways – Canoe Foundation

The main purpose of the Canoe Foundation is to “support all to enjoy and benefit from the experience of paddling on our water in a sustainable manner”. The Foundation does this through grant making that facilitates improvements to suitable landing and launching points and by promoting the conservation of inland waterways for the benefit of

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Grants to smaller charities – ACT Foundation

Registered charities can apply for grant of up to £10,000 for work that enhances the quality of life for people in need, specifically the mentally and physically disabled. Priority is given to small and medium size charities making a significant impact in their community and who may lack the time and resources to be able

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Funding to improve the lives of people with dementia – Alzheimer’s Society

As part of its new programme, Alzheimer’s Society is looking to fund innovations and inventions that could help people affected by dementia live better. Anyone with an idea for a product or service that will improve the lives of people affected by dementia can apply including (but not limited to) engineers, designers, developers, innovators and

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Additional funding to support veterans with mental health needs

To mark the centenary of the First World War Armistice, the government is doubling the amount of money going to the Armed Forces Covenant Fund this year from £10 million to £20 million.

The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust supports veterans with mental health needs that are not being addressed through current services by making grants

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Later Life grant programme – Masonic Charitable Foundation

Local and national charities in the in England and Wales can apply to the Later Life Grant programme run by the Masonic Charitable Foundation.  The Later Life Grant programme is open to charities working to reduce loneliness and isolation of vulnerable and disadvantaged people over 50.

Grants can be offered to charities that provide:

Mental and physical

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Grants for tackling disadvantage and deprivation – Greggs Foundation

Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund makes grants of up to £2,000 to not for profit organisations with a turnover of less than £300,000 a year who work to reduce the disadvantage of the most deprived people in the community.

This should include one or more of the following communities of interest:

people who are disabled or

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Thursday, November 29th, 2018

Funding to support vulnerable young migrants

Not for profit organisations and private law firms that work with young migrants can apply for grants of through the Strategic Legal Fund (SLF) for Vulnerable Young Migrants.

The maximum grant available is £30,000 but, in view of the limited funding available, lower applications are encouraged. The average grant size is around £12,000.

Grants are available to

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