Following the recommendations for grant awards for the 2023-27 VCS funding programme, we are pleased to announce that applications are now open for additional grants where the available budgets have not been fully allocated. These grants are
· Talking therapies for people with common mental health needs – grants of up to £38,500 p.a.
· Carers short breaks – single grant of up to £320,000 p.a.
· Short breaks for children and young people with disabilities – grants of up to £36,300 p.a.
The closing date for receipt of all applications is 5.00pm on Tuesday 5th September 2023. Late applications will not be accepted. Full details are available now on the council website.
Please note that the awarding of these grants will be subject to the outcome of the ongoing appeals process for the first round of applications.