- Total grants
- Total funders
- Total recipients
- Total awarded
- Largest award
- Smallest award
- Earliest award date
- 09 Feb 1999
- Latest award date
- 14 Mar 2016
The SCARPA Squad 25 Nov 2010
This project will seek to expand the SCARPA service in Newcastle upon Tyne, through the establishment of a 'SCARPA Squad' of young volunteers. These are individuals who have previously run away from home but who would now like to help other young people by talking about practical things young people can do and by sharing their negative experiences and positive outcomes.
To provide support for children and young people who have experienced domestic abuse.
Grant to Childrens Foundation 06 Nov 2015
This project will deliver fun visits of trained 'Clown Doctors' into the wards of a large children's hospital within Newcastle covering the whole of the north east.
To raise awareness and promote child safety through creative arts initiatives, in Tyne and Wear.
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.
Towards the cost of SCARPA which works with young runaways and young people at risk of sexual exploitation on Tyneside.
Towards the core costs of the organisation working in Tyne and Wear.
Supporting heart transplanted children to attend the British Transplant Games
Towards Smile's group challenges - a taste of the outdoor life
Towards The design and printing of the 2016 report: "State of Childhood in the North East." 23 Sep 2015
Towards The design and printing of the 2016 report: "State of Childhood in the North East."
Towards reviewing the strategic futures for Children North East and to develop the management team.
Towards Pop up cafe with placements for young people with learning difficulties and disabilities 10 Nov 2015
Towards Pop up cafe with placements for young people with learning difficulties and disabilities
Annual donation 14 Mar 2016
Continuation: Whoops Project 07 Sep 2005
This project will continue the Whoops project, using trained volunteers to then deliver training to parents and carers and aiming to increase awareness of child safety.
Northumberland Youth Link 17 Jul 2009
This project aims to improve communication between young people and their families in order to prevent family breakdown and reduce rural isolation. It will provide individual packages of home-based support, delivered by trained volunteers to support young people and families. Young people will be involved in the project design, development and management and engaged in youth forums, interviewing and training of volunteers and discussions and debates on issues affecting rural young people.
This group provides services for children and their families, including pioneering new computer games that help the coordination and dexterity of children with cerebral palsy. They will use an award to purchase extra laptops in order to increase the number of people having access to the computer games.
Northumberland Youth Link 17 Jun 2013
The aim of this continuation project is to improve the lives of vulnerable young people (YP) aged 12- 25 who live isolated lives in rural areas of Northumberland by matching them with volunteer peer mentors who will offer support and guidance through befriending.
Towards ECLIPSE - Enabling Creative Learning in Positive and Supported Environments
Grant to Children North East 01 Feb 2013
The project will recruit train and develop a small team of dedicated volunteer peer mentors who will then support young people aged 16 to 18 years old with learning difficulties and disabilities to access public transport.
WEYES - BU Mental Health Project 13 Jan 2011
This project will create a structured delivery programme for the existing Better Yourself preventative mental health diploma programme. The diploma was designed and developed in partnership with local children and young people aged 8 to 19 years, in Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead. The aim of the project is to increase resilience, self esteem, aspirations and lifestyle opportunities for children and young people identified as having low levels of confidence and poor mental health.