20 04, 2020

The National Lottery Community Fund – COVID-19

By |2020-04-20T08:18:54-05:00April 20th, 2020|Categories: Funding, National, Service Information|Tags: |0 Comments

The National Lottery Community Fund has dedicated a page to feature the latest updates for organisations and projects they fund. As well as releasing statements, the page also has FAQs and Resources links. Furthermore, they are running a feature called 'Looking Ahead' which sees interviews carried out with existing grant-holders [...]

20 04, 2020

Coronavirus Mental Health Response Fund (CMHRF) Information

By |2020-04-20T08:21:57-05:00April 20th, 2020|Categories: Community Mental Health, Funding, Money|Tags: |0 Comments

Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, more people are looking for support for their mental health. One source of this is likely to be the measures established to limit the virus spread; particularly for those who seek formal and informal networks to support their mental wellbeing. Additional mental health support [...]

17 07, 2018

Challenge Fund

By |2018-07-17T10:57:58-05:00July 17th, 2018|Categories: Funding, Money|Tags: |0 Comments

You may have seen a press release announcing a new Challenge Fund to help tackle the disability employment gap. It is a joint venture launched by the Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work, Sarah Newton, and the Minister for Mental Health and Inequalities, Jackie Doyle-Price and worth £4.2m to [...]

8 06, 2018

The Health Foundation – Funding

By |2018-06-08T19:54:27-05:00June 8th, 2018|Categories: Funding|0 Comments

Do you have an idea for improving health and social care delivery or the way people manage their own health care?   The Health Foundation is an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK, and we’re making up to £1.7 million [...]

24 01, 2018

Bluebird Care Community Grant

By |2018-01-24T15:00:26-06:00January 24th, 2018|Categories: Funding|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Introduction The Bluebird Care Community Grant has been created to provide local community and volunteer groups much needed funds so they can continue to perform the fantastic work they do in the local community. Alexander Allan, Director of Bluebird Care Plymouth and Torbay are passionate about making a positive difference [...]

13 12, 2017

Funding Opportunity: ShareLab Fund by Nesta

By |2017-12-13T09:55:56-06:00December 13th, 2017|Categories: Funding|Tags: , |0 Comments

I'd like to bring the following funding opportunity from Nesta to your attention. I hope it proves useful. We’re pleased to announce the launch of this year’s ShareLab Fund, which aims to support early stage organisations to develop and apply collaborative digital platforms to tackle real world challenges. Grants of [...]

24 10, 2017

Funding Support – Cognivity CIC

By |2017-10-24T21:51:48-05:00October 24th, 2017|Categories: Funding|Tags: , , |0 Comments

An open letter from Cognivity CIC: Cognivity CIC is a community Social Enterprise and we have a project that helps adults in Plymouth to cope with mental health issues. By using creativity as a therapeutic tool we are able to help people manage their own health and to step onto [...]

21 08, 2017

Life Remedy – Success Story

By |2017-08-21T14:35:17-05:00August 21st, 2017|Categories: 3rd sector, Funding|0 Comments

Danielle Matthers of Life Remedy, a Plymouth-based charity aimed at improving emotional well-being of women in the ante/post natal period through physical activity and mentoring, has just been awarded further funding from Sports England. Danielle said: This is absolutely fantastic news. This new funding will allow us to run more [...]

14 08, 2017

Help to Crowdfund Urban Studios

By |2017-08-14T10:52:20-05:00August 14th, 2017|Categories: 3rd sector, Charity, Funding, Local|0 Comments

Faye Jones is opening a brand new centre in Darklake View, Estover, Plymouth; The Urban Studios will be combining physical fitness with mental & emotional support to achieve all-round wellbeing. The Urban Studios will have original classes, as well as a brand new spin/cycle studio, as well as a dedicated [...]

31 07, 2017

Funding opportunity – CYP Innovation Fund

By |2017-07-31T10:13:40-05:00July 31st, 2017|Categories: 3rd sector, Charity, Commissioning, Funding, Voluntary|0 Comments

Please see the below attachment for information around a new bid opportunity. The non-recurrent funding is for providers in 3rd sector/voluntary/charity. As usual the deadline is really tight – applications in by 16th August. Sign off is needed by CCG commissioner (as well as local commissioner if different). Please use [...]