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Funders:
The Big Lottery Fund
The National Lottery Community Fund
Districts:
County Durham
Currency:
GBP
Award Year:
2017

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Family Cooking: Healthy Eating 04 Jan 2017

The school will deliver out of school hours family cooking sessions. This will provide a social network for families, encourage them to make healthy lifestyle choices to improve their wellbeing, and engage parents and carers with the school and their children’s learning.

All Weather Flooring 04 Jan 2017

The school will install all weather surfacing in the playground so children can access play activities throughout the year. This will encourage more active play and aid their development.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Castleside Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Creating Safer Recreation Time at Cestria Primary School 11 Jan 2017

The school will purchase IT equipment so they can run after school clubs and sessions. This will help the school to reduce anti-social behaviour and address other issues.

Amount: £9,749
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Cestria Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Reading for Pleasure at Bournmoor 11 Jan 2017

The school will create a library and deliver a library club for children and their families. This will improve the reading and communication skills of children and engage parents in their children’s learning.

Amount: £9,340
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Bournmoor Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Community Awareness 11 Jan 2017

The project will hold community planning events to plan the improvement of the local environment and service provision. This will bring the community together to tackle a variety of issues affecting their lives.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: County Durham Residents Association
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Eat Well Project 18 Jan 2017

The project will deliver cookery courses in three deprived areas to help people improve their knowledge, skills and confidence and lead healthier lifestyles.

Amount: £870
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Eat Well Project
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Engaging and inspiring adventures at Blackhall Colliery Primary School 25 Jan 2017

The school will deliver outdoor and after school activities, including archery, boot camp, photography, fencing, and cookery. They will offer volunteering opportunities to parents to help run the sessions, provide children with accredited leadership awards, and encourage them to become more active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

Amount: £9,955
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Blackhall Colliery Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Playground Project 25 Jan 2017

The school will develop their playground by installing an outdoor stage, sensory area and fitness equipment for pupils, families and local community groups. This will help aid the development of children and encourage them to become more active.

Supporting the whole family with social, emotional and mental health i 25 Jan 2017

The school will offer counselling sessions and photography activities for vulnerable children and their parents. The creative activities will help families to express their thoughts and feelings and develop skills and coping strategies to help them overcome their problems and improve their emotional and mental wellbeing.

Making Memories 25 Jan 2017

The project will set up a dementia café for local people who have been diagnosed with dementia and their live-in carers. The project will help couples to develop their communication skills, confidence and coping strategies, provide reminiscent and fun activities to improve their social wellbeing, and offer peer support and information and advice on additional dementia services.

Amount: £9,980
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: R T Community Projects Ltd
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Pelton Fell Youth Project 25 Jan 2017

The project will provide activities for 7-19 year olds during term time. This will help children and young people to develop emotional, social and communication skills and empower them to make decisions on the activities they take part in.

Amount: £9,727
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pelton Fell Community Partnership
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Primary Fitness 01 Feb 2017

The school will install outdoor fitness equipment and all-weather flooring and offer pupils opportunities to help lead playtime and out of school club games so they can develop leadership skills. The new facilities and activities will encourage pupils and children in the community to become more physically active.

Enterprising East Stanley 01 Feb 2017

The school will install climbing and balance beams with all weather surfacing in their grounds. This will provide a safe outdoor environment and activities for children.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: East Stanley School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Find Your Voice 08 Feb 2017

The school will purchase sound and lighting equipment to run performance based extra-curricular activities for children with emotional wellbeing issues. This will provide them with opportunities to improve their mental health.

Seaview Seedlings 08 Feb 2017

The school will create a garden and set up a growing project for children and the wider community. This will provide an activity to help people gain life skills and learn about healthy eating.

Amount: £7,277
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Seaview Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Schools Education Project 08 Feb 2017

The project will work with theatre group Cap-a-Pie to deliver a programme of theatrical activities to local primary school children and a community performance exploring issues about asylum-seekers and refugees . This will offer volunteering opportunities for Syrian refugees, and promote understanding and acceptance of local immigrants and raise awareness of the benefits they bring to the community.

Amount: £5,470
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Durham City of Sanctuary
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Outdoor Learning Projects. 15 Feb 2017

The school will develop a safe, natural, multisensory play setting with seating, water play items, nature tables and all weather surface. This will improve outdoor play facilities and activities to aid children’s development and encourage them to become more active.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Gainford CofE Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Improving outdoor play at Kirk Merrington Primary to encourage childre 15 Feb 2017

The funding will be used by a primary school to develop the outdoor play area and resources of the school, including purchasing role play and sensory equipment, a climbing frame, and raised beds for an after school gardening club. The project aims to improve the outdoor facilities of the school, and provide creative activities to aid the children’s development and behaviour, encourage them to become more active and make healthy lifestyle choices.

Amount: £9,880
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Kirk Merrington Primary School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Consett Junior Boot Camp 22 Feb 2017

The funding will be used by a primary school to install outdoor activity equipment with safety surfacing within their school grounds. The school will run a ‘Boot Camp’ style after school club and fun play sessions to encourage children to become more active and improve their physical health.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Consett Junior School
Region: North East
District: County Durham

The Coffee Club (Confidence, Opportunity, Friendship, Fun, Engagement, 01 Mar 2017

The project will develop a coffee club for women with learning difficulties. This will provide a peer support network and activities that will help the women develop their skills and access new activities and services to improve their wellbeing.

Amount: £7,444
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Haswell & District Mencap
Region: North East
District: County Durham