Category Archives: Homelessness

J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable Trust to Close in January 2013

One of the UK’s largest grant-making trusts has announced that it will permanently close to all online applications at noon on 18 January 2013. The Trustees have stated that they intend to wind down the J Paul Getty Jnr Charitable … 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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New £65 Million Fund for Charities Providing Advice Services in England

The Big Lottery Fund and the Cabinet Office have announced a new Advice Services Transition Fund for advice charities affected by cuts to legal aid and other advice service budgets. The Advice Services Transition Fund will provide funding over a … Continue reading

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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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