Health and Disability Awards (December 2018)

Latest Health and Disability Awards

Latest Awards (December 2018)

Grants are awarded in each area in June and December every year, and the latest are listed below. You can also see an interactive map showing where each grant has been awarded by clicking on the image below, and using the drop down menu on the left of the map to refine your search. 

For news of other grants awarded, please go to the funding pages for our other main grant areas, Science & MedicineArts & Humanities and Secondary Education

Disability and mental health

Poppy Factory, Richmond (Greater London) (£100,000)                    
Redevelopment of poppy making factory

Calvert Trust Lake District, Keswick (£75,000)                   
Residential centre for people with brain injuries

Newport Mind Association (£65,000)
Refurbishment to create kitchen and café providing employment and mental health support

The Brain Charity, Liverpool (£50,000)
'Changing Places' bathroom in centre for people with neurological conditions

Stockdales of Sale, Altrincham and District (£50,000)
Renovation of a residential home for people with severe learning disabilities

Wildgoose Rural Training, Worcester (£50,000)
New visitor centre and café to provide learning and work opportunities for adults with learning difficulties

Garvald Edinburgh (£46,000)
Refurbishment of confectionery workshop for adults with learning and physical disabilities

Sturts Community Trust, Dorset (£45,000)
Construction of residential units providing housing for adults with learning disabilities

Garadh a Bhagh a Tuath, Isle of Barra (£40,000)
Support centre for adults disabilities or mental health problems

I CAN, London EC1V(£40,000)
Refurbishment of food technology room at Dawn House School, Nottinghamshire

Raphael Centre, Bristol (£40,000)
Refurbishment of supported living home for adults with learning disabilities

Chronicle Sunshine Fund, Newcastle (£35,000)
Specialist equipment for children with learning and physical disabilities

Stable Family Home Trust, Ringwood (£35,000)
Refurbishment of supported living accommodation for adults with learning disabilities in Hampshire

Kennel Lane School, Bracknell (£33,000)
Independent living skills room at school for pupils with learning difficulties

Catcote Academy, Hartlepool (£30,000)
Nature park to provide vocational training for young people with disabilities

Nutley Hall, East Sussex (£30,000)
Construction of six bedroom house to provide accommodation for people with learning disabilities

Vision 21, Cardiff (£30,000)
Independent living skills training centre for adults with learning needs

Edinburgh Headway Group (£15,000)
New kitchen for people with acquired brain injuries

Older people

Royal British Legion Industries, Aylesford, Kent (£150,000)
Redevelopment of assisted living accommodation at Centenary Village

Parkhaven Trust, Sefton (£100,000)
Specialist accommodation for people with dementia in Liverpool

Open Age, London W10 (£25,000)
IT equipment for training older people

Syston and District Volunteer Centre, Leicestershire (£24,000)
Accessible lift to support elderly and disabled people

North Tyneside Disability Forum (£19,000)
Refurbishment to create social space for older people in Shiremoor, Newcastle upon Tyne

Palliative care and hospices

Severn Hospice, Shrewsbury (£100,000)
Day Services Centre

St Margaret's Somerset Hospice, Taunton (£100,000)
Extension to accommodate IT team providing digital support for patient care and staff professional development

St Catherine's Hospice (£75,000)
Extension to Community Hub

Hospice of St Francis, Berkhamstead (£50,000)
Refurbishment of rehabilitation suite

Royal Trinity Hospice, London SW4 (£25,000)
Replacement boiler