Category Archives: Homelessness

Future Ready Fund for charities working with homeless people.

The Homelessness Transition Fund has launched the Future Ready fund to help homelessness charities change how they work, preparing for commissioning and contract work. Voluntary sector organisations that work with homeless people can apply for grants from £5,000 – £25,000 … Continue reading

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Santander launches Community Plus Fund in UK

The Santander Foundation has launched a new £1.23 million fund nearly a year earlier than was expected. The new UK-wide scheme follows on the heels of Santander’s pilot scheme for the South West of England which opened last month. This … Continue reading

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Help The Homeless (UK)

Help the Homeless, a national Charity which aims to help homeless people throughout the United Kingdom to resume a normal life, is currently accepting applications from small and medium sized charities and voluntary organisations.Grants of up to £3,000 are available … Continue reading

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Funding for IT Projects Supporting Disadvantaged Groups

Funding is available to organisations with innovative IT related project ideas that can make a positive difference to disadvantaged and vulnerable groups.The funding, which is available through the Nominet Trust, aims to fund innovative Internet projects that make a positive … Continue reading

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Legal Services Commission: Tender for legal advice activities

The Legal Services Commission has announced the tender process for face-to-face contracts and telephone legal advice activities from April 2013. This will award contracts for the following activities Face-to-face Legal Aid services in family, immigration, asylum, debt and housing Telephone … Continue reading

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Homelessness Transition Fund | Round 2 opening soon, up to £200K available

Round two of the Homelessness Transition Fund is due to open on 2 April 2012. Main Grants of up to £200,000 over two years will be available to tackle homelessness in areas of high deprivation and focused on the key … Continue reading

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Cranfield Trust: Free management consultancy for VCS projects

The Cranfield Trust has volunteers who provide free one-to-one management consultancy to charities local to them. To qualify for their help, charities, social enterprise or community interest companies must be working to address issues of poverty, disability or social exclusion. … Continue reading

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DWP announcement: £200 million payment by results scheme to help troubled families

The Government has today announced a new £200 million outreach service to help England’s most troubled families. The programme will reinforce the work already being done by local authorities and the DCLG, and represents the Government’s second major move into … Continue reading

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The Archer Trust: Up to £3K available to tackle deprivation and substantial need

The Archer Trust is a UK Christian charitable grant-making trust, which provides support to organisations preferably working in areas of high unemployment and deprivation. The Trust accepts applications from small UK charities which provide support or aid to a defined … Continue reading

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Wilkinsons general goods stores | Local Community Schemes

Helping Hands is a new community initiative where each local Wilkinson’s store has been given a budget to distribute to projects and schemes within the store’s local community. There are stores in Aylesbury and High Wycombe. To apply for a … Continue reading

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