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HS Birmingham Phase 2 extension 20 Aug 2015

HS Birmingham Phase 2 extension

Amount: £371,434
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Children's Society
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District (B)

Pacific Waves 23 Mar 2016

A project to support children, young people aged 10-17, and parents with experience of domestic violence. The project will include one to one intensive counselling and group sessions covering a variety of topics such as communication skills, coping skills, exploring controlling behaviours and personal support networks. The project aims to reach 240 beneficiaries.

'CARE' - Child At Risk of Exploitation 01 Jul 2015

This new project aims to reduce the risk and impact of child sexual exploitation by developing better responses and support across Essex, Southend and Thurrock. It will provide specialist support to help young people manage risks as well as the emotional, psychological and environmental influence of abuse.

Amount: £300,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Children's Society
Region: East of England
District: Chelmsford District (B)

Styal Mother and Baby Unit 04 Nov 2015

The organisation will use funding to develop the outdoor area of their mother and baby unit at Styal Prison in Cheshire, to include a canopy, sensory rich equipment and truck tyres. This will provide children with a stimulating place to play and bond with their mothers, with the aim of reducing the risk of health inequalities in later life.

Amount: £9,755
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Action for Children
Region: North West
District: Cheshire East (B)

Creative Magic Minds 08 Feb 2017

This is a project by a community organisation in Merton, serving beneficiaries in Kingston upon Thames. The group will use the funding to deliver a series of art support sessions that will focus upon young people who are not in education, employment or training. This will improve levels of self-esteem and enhance the confidence of people who have a range of complex needs.

A study of processes within changing family formation practices 16 Mar 2005

The project will investigate the changing roles of fathers in their families as well as the changing role of men in their social networks, communities and the workforce as a means to understanding how being a young father can be supported by organisations such as Children 1st and other organisations supporting families.

Amount: £157,889
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children 1st
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

SoundGarden at Eureka! 16 Nov 2004

The Garden of Science will be an early years gallery to introduce under fives to living things and the natural world, explored through a giant sized but realistic garden setting. Individual exhibits will include; an oversize terracotta Flower Pot in which children can play; a Tree Trunk Theatre for role play opportunities and a giant Magpie's nest.

An organisation of active learning projects for children in Walsall 07 Sep 2004

A project to provide Walsall based school children and their parents with the opportunity to take part in a design and technology active learning project. The grant will pay for equipment, teachers and peer tutors.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children's University
Region: West Midlands
District: Walsall District (B)

light to sound workshop project 15 Dec 2006

This project involves special light therapy activity for children with severe learning needs and disabilities. The group are an experienced long running children's charity and work with special schools to help improve the quality of life for many children.

Amount: £9,925
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Childrens World
Region: South West
District: Mendip District

Birmingham Young Runaways Support Project 11 Apr 2007

Young runaways in the Birmingham area will receive information on health, education, support and mentorship from volunteers. Services will aim to reduce the number of runaways in the area.

Amount: £225,018
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Children's Society
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Reach Out Project 09 May 2007

This project is an expansion of existing services that will offer support to children and young people at risk of running away from home in Devon. The project will improve young people's access to confidential and friendly support that will be provided in a private environment that is not adult-orientated. They will work with a range of agencies including the Police, Social Services and children's homes.

Amount: £288,226
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Children's Society
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

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.

Amount: £131,741
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children 1st
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Lights, Action, Camera for Drama 20 Jun 2007

This Trust works in partnership with the local authority to develop educational services. It will use an award to extend and add value to its out-of-school drama club for Looked-After children by broadening the range of arts activities on offer to include art, craftwork, photography and music. Participants will have the opportunity to work towards Bronze, Silver and Gold standards of achievement and the organisation will work towards an Arts Mark award.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Trust for Children
Region: North West
District: Blackburn with Darwen (B)

15 Forward: Moray Young People's Advocacy and Support Service 13 Feb 2008

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.

Amount: £433,019
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children 1st
Region: Scotland
District: Moray

Support Plus Project 12 Dec 2007

This project will reduce the isolation of young people with disabilities, aged 14 to 24, and their families in Middlesbrough and Stockton. The project will provide supported links between disabled young people, their families and trained volunteers. With the support of a volunteer, each disabled young person will plan an individual programme of activities developed around their individual needs. This will improve their self-esteem and confidence and develop their skills to live more independently.

Amount: £408,493
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Children's Society
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Caudwell Children's Child Ambassadors 21 Jul 2008

A project by this Stoke-on-Trent charity to develop a national children's board, regional child champion networks and an interactive portal website to provide an online social network for disabled young people. The group hopes to encourage young people to provide peer support and to influence national policies and agendas that will affect their future.

Amount: £9,900
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Caudwell Children
Region: East Midlands
District: High Peak District (B)

Skills for Living Project - Gwent 09 Apr 2008

The skills for living project will target young adults aged 16-21, who are leaving local authority care. The project will help these young adults to learn key psychosocial skills to reduce their vulnerability to serious mental health problems and self-harm and help them to engage in fulfilling lives within their communities. The project will work with local community groups to raise awareness of mental health issues and to seek mentors to help the young people to put their learning into practice.

Amount: £1,020,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Action for Children
Region: Wales
District: Tor-faen - Torfaen

'bfriends' East Lothian 16 Apr 2008

This project will raise the self esteem, confidence and life skills of vulnerable isolated young people whose support structures have been eroded through changing family structures. This project will provide a befriending service to young people aged 5 to 16 years of age. The project will run for 5 years and will reach 70 young people, 70 families and offer volunteer opportunities to 70 adults. The project will fund the salaries, training, equipment, administration and volunteer costs.

Amount: £375,505
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children 1st
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Together 13 Mar 2008

This is a project to help children aged 0-16 years old and their parents, who are in prison, to learn together through creative play activities for two to three hour family visit sessions. The play activities will be designed and led by the prisoners and their children with assistance from prison staff that will be trained through the project. Parents will gain quality time with their children and will develop skills to help support them in learning activities.

Amount: £150,192
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children's Links
Region: East Midlands
District: East Lindsey District

Art Therapy group for Women with Post Natal Depression - Teignmouth 19 Jun 2009

A project by this London based charity to provide creative post natal depression therapy sessions to mothers in Teignbridge, Devon, with a view to providing them stronger life skills through improved emotional literacy, increased self worth and internal coping mechanisms.

Amount: £6,160
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Action for Children
Region: South West
District: Teignbridge District