- Total grants
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- Total recipients
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- Largest award
- Smallest award
- Earliest award date
- 12 Jan 2015
- Latest award date
- 31 Dec 2015
Stand by Me 08 Apr 2015
This new project will use its funding to help unaccompanied asylum seeking, refugee and migrant children and young people aged 16-21 to have better life chances. The project will offer services including holistic advice and advocacy through one-to-one support and drop-in surgeries. The chance to build confidence and make new friends through social activities will be offered. Awareness raising sessions will be held with professionals who regularly work with this beneficiary group.
SMART 17 Jun 2015
This project aims to improve the life chances of the poorest families living in deprivation in Newcastle upon Tyne. The service will be open to all residents but have a specific focus on supporting BME families living in poverty.
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.
Recovery from Abuse and Trauma across Scotland 27 May 2015
To help children and young people to heal and their families to recover from abusive experiences, CHILDREN 1ST’s Scotland-wide Recovery from Abuse and Trauma services offer a safe environment and intensive specialist support to make sense of the past, rebuild a sense of worth, and develop trust in the future.
Destitute Youth 21 Oct 2015
This is a continuation and development of an existing project to provide support for separated asylum seeking and migrant young people, aged 16-21, who are destitute or at risk of destitution. The project will concentrate their support in Croydon, Newham, Ealing, Brent and Hounslow, allowing for that fact that destitute people cannot be defined to a particular borough.
Checkpoint Devon 01 Jul 2015
This new project will provide therapeutic services including cognitive behavioural therapy and counselling to children and young people who are being exploited and abused or are at significant risk. Working with partners, including the police and childrenâ€™s services, intensive support and a care plan intervention will be developed for each young person. The project will also engage with the childâ€™s family to help them understand their needs and to provide additional support.
The north Belfast group supports disabled children and young people and helps families get access to support and services. They are using the grant of Â£9,008 to develop a network of trained volunteers who will raise awareness of disability, especially autism, in the local community. They are also providing a home support plan to families.
Grant to Caudwell Children 01 Jul 2015
The project will provide a programme of after school and holiday activities for children with disabilities. It will help to build life skills increase friendships promote independence and improve confidence.
Grant to Children Ahead 01 Mar 2015
This project will provide speech and language therapy together with occupational therapy to young people from the Orthodox Jewish community with moderate learning difficulties to help with educational attainment and to increase their self-confidence.
This group will use the funding for workshops with children focusing on their rights and parental guidance.
The aim is to support children and young people aged four to 16 who have experienced domestic violence in the past and are living away from the abusing parent. They will have been the victim of or witnessed the abuse of a parent or carer.