- Total grants
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- Total awarded
- Largest award
- Smallest award
- Earliest award date
- 14 Apr 2004
- Latest award date
- 22 Mar 2017
Media training for young refugees 04 May 2005
The Church of England Children's Society (Children's Society) was established in 1881 and is committed to working for social justice for children and young people. This project is a nationally co-ordinated strategic programme to help young refugees and asylum seekers to articulate their needs and experiences, and to deal confidently with various audiences.
To create a new post 24 May 2006
The organisation provides recreation, education and cultural opportunities for children in the area. The project will extend their work into new geographical areas.
The project aims to improve the delivery of, and access to, child friendly services for young refugees living in Nottingham. The project will also work with wider community members, and raise awareness around why young refugees flee their homes and help young refugees to tell their stories. This project aims to help young refugees who have already suffered upheaval in their home country to cope with bullying, marginalisation, isolation and uncertainty when they arrive in this country.
To provide playworker support and guidance 30 Mar 2006
The group will provide a playworker to support children with disabilities/additional needs during mainstream after school clubs.
Kumasi is from the Ashanti language meaning 'the meeting place under the tree' - a focus for a community. This three-year project will provide opportunities for young unaccompanied asylum seekers in Newcastle to meet for group work and social activity addressing their specific needs. Located in central Newcastle, Kumasi will provide a supportive environment addressing key issues identified by these young people including mental health, sexual health, education and the prospect of return.
Chill Out Zone (COZ) 08 Jun 2007
The Chill Out Zone in Bathgate. 300 young people aged 12 - 20 will benefit from extended opening hours on Friday evenings and weekends. The project will also help young people to access volunteering opportunities. Young people who are socially excluded such as 'looked after' and accommodated young people, teenage mothers and LGBT young people. The grant will meet the salary costs of two new full time project workers.
This project provides support and advice to young people moving from care, supervision or troubled home lives in the Moray area in their transition to independence. The project will provide advocacy, mentoring, advice, guidance and emotional support to 275 young people over four years helping them to develop and implement personal plans to achieve their own goals for independent living, focusing on employment, training and accommodation.This four year grant will fully fund staff salaries.
Parent Counselling Service 09 Apr 2008
The parent counselling service will provide early intervention support to parents in Caerphilly who are suffering from depression, anxiety and obsessional compulsive disorders. Individuals receiving support will have children who have been identified as having behavioural or emotional difficulties, and the project will provide cognitive behavioural therapy to improve emotional stability and resilience in individuals; thereby improving stability in the family unit.
Shout 16 Jun 2008
Integrating Children represents children and young people, particularly those with disabilities, within the County of Durham. They will use an award to develop a group of young people of mixed abilities to work with Community Service Providers to assess the quality of local leisure services for disabled children and young people.
Fire and Water Project 16 Sep 2008
This project aims to provide play activities for children and young people across the East Midlands including campfire cooking, boating and dam building, working with play rangers, fire brigades and existing play facilties. The project aims to change the perception of fire and water play and give other organisations the confidence to run these types of activities themselves. The project will benefit 1,200 children and young people aged 5 to 15 years old, including children with disabilities.
The Children's Gate Baby Sign Time 19 Sep 2008
The children's gate provide opportunities for active play, to encourage early years development, especially in communication between parents and their children. The project will provide weekly baby sign-language sessions where children between the ages of six and 24 months and their parents will learn to communicate with each other using this technique. The award includes funding for sessional teaching, stationery and equipment.
This project, based in Sheffield, aims to improve the delivery of and access to child centred/friendly services for young refugees and new migrants, aged 5-19 years, living in South Yorkshire. The project will also work with the wider community to help achieve more tolerance and understanding through increased social and cultural integration.
This project based in York works with disabled young people in their transition into adulthood. It will provide young people, including those with autism and profound disabilities, with essential skills and confidence training to become volunteers in their local communities. The project will widen the aspirations of disabled young people beyond traditional day centre provision, helping them to make a positive contribution in their communities, rather than being the receivers of services.
Role play and reading bonanza 09 Jul 2009
This group provides out of school childcare to children from 2 - 11 years in the Dunnington area of York. They will use the award to purchase new equipment and furniture to develop a story corner and a role play area. The project will also encourage children to experiment with basic life skills such as play, cooking, laundry and dressing and undressing.
Missing from Home (Greater Manchester) 13 Jan 2011
This project provides preventative and targeted support to children and young people who are at risk of or have run away from home or care. The project currently runs a service in Manchester and Salford: this award will allow it to develop the service and extend its operations into Oldham. It works to combat the underlying causes of running away and will endeavour to prevent problems escalating into further crisis.
The SMART Project 08 Dec 2010
This project in Newcastle ensures disadvantaged children, young people and families in the area are able to stay safe, enjoy a good childhood and settle successfully into Newcastle life. Activities include partnership working and training, targeted support through leisure and issue based group work, targeted support with individual young people and support work with the family as a whole.
This project aims to support young people at risk of sexual exploitation and to educate families on the dangers of online grooming. The project will target boys and young men, with a focus on vulnerable groups, such as children in care, young people in pupil referral units and those with mental health problems. It will help people escape abusive relationships and tackle truancy and aggressive or criminal behaviour. This will be done through outreach work, advice, awareness raising and e-safety awareness.