Category Archives: Health & Wellbeing

People’s Postcode Lottery

Peoples Postcode Lottery Dream Fund Opens for Applications (England, Scotland & Wales) The People’s Postcode Lottery has announced the launch of its Dream Fund.  Made possible by the on-going support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery, the Dream Fund is … Continue reading

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NHS Innovation Challenge Open to Entries

NHS England, in partnership with Janssen Healthcare Innovation, has launched a new £150,000 prize fund. The NHS Innovation Challenge Prize for Dementia is looking to identify innovative ways of integrating dementia care by redesigning services around the needs of patients, … Continue reading

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£10m homeless hospital discharge Fund launches

The Department of Health has launched a new £10 million fund to ensure that homeless people receive better help once they leave hospital. The funding has been made available following a report commissioned by the Department of Health from Homeless … Continue reading

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Chiltern Community Grants Scheme 2013-14

Chiltern Community Awards 2013/14 Chiltern District Council’s Community Grants  scheme is now open to receive applications. The scheme offers funding of up to £2,000 to help support local voluntary groups deliver a range of services that add value and also enhance … Continue reading

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Arts & Older People Funding Programme (England)

The Baring Foundation has teamed up with the Arts Council England to launch a new £1 million Arts and Older People funding programme.  The programme aims to support partnerships between arts oganisations and artists with those helping the elderly in … Continue reading

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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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The People’s Millions (UK)

Big in partnership with ITV has announced that The People’s Millions programme has re-opened for applications.  The People’s Millions is seeking applications from voluntary and community groups; local authorities; schools; statutory health bodies; and social enterprises for projects that help … Continue reading

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