Category Archives: Disability

Peoples Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme – currently open in Bucks

The People’s Postcode Trust has announced that its small grants programme has re-opened for applications.  Through its small grants programme, the People’s Postcode Trust offers grants of between £500 and £10,000 to small organisations and community groups for projects lasting … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK)

Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK) The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that its Large grants programme is open for applications.  The Trust gives grants ranging between £4,000 and £25,000 to charities working in the areas of children’s … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Support for the Elderly and/or people with disabilities

The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that it is currently accepting applications for projects supporting the elderly and/or people with disabilities.   Through the Trust Community and Voluntary groups can apply for grants apply for grants of between £500 and £4,000 … Continue reading

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Guardian Christmas Appeal 2012 to Benefit Disability Charities

This year the Guardian and Observer have selected eight charities working with people who are experiencing disability or long-term illness to be their featured charities for this year’s Christmas appeal. The eight winners are charities that work to help people … Continue reading

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Awards for All

Awards for All For the last six months, the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) has been running a pilot in the West Midlands region giving groups the opportunity to apply for repeat and on-going activities under Awards for All, which was … Continue reading

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Funding for user-led disabled organisations

The Strengthening Disabled People’s User-Led Organisations (DPULOs) Programme is funding from the Department for Work and Pensions. The aim of the fund is to: • Increase the sustainability of DPULOs • Enable new DPULOs to be created. DPULOs and organisations … Continue reading

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Launch of New Specialised Housing Fund

The Department of Health has launched funding of £160 million to support the development of specialist housing for older people and adults with disabilities outside of London. Administered by the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), the Care and Support Specialised … Continue reading

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