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2016
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Sennen Churchtown Hall Feasibility Study 30 Nov 2016

This project will carry out a consultation exercise that will explore the development, ecological sustainability and future of a community building. This will improve the way in which the organisation meets the needs of an evolving community.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Churchtown Hall
Region: South West
District: Cornwall

Carers Personalised Exercise Training Project 16 Nov 2016

This project will use the funding to deliver a programme of bespoke exercise activities that will focus on carers who are experiencing the effects of ill health and social isolation. This will improve the wellbeing of difficult to reach people.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Sutton Carers Centre Charity Company
Region: London
District: Sutton London Boro

Improvement to Car Parks including Outside Lighting at Whitehill Villa 01 Feb 2017

This project will help place a new surface in the car park of the village hall. This will enable the organisation to improve the car park which has become a safety concern for older people and disabled users of the village hall.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Whitehill Village Hall
Region: South Central
District: East Hampshire District

Volunteer Work Camp 12 Jul 2016

This group aim to support recreation and sport in the catchment area of Lochdar School. The group will use the funding to organise a week long volunteer work camp to carry out tasks that will improve local environments around the island.

Just Click IT Club 17 Aug 2016

The organisation will use funding to implement an ICT club for older members of the community to help reduce isolation and enable beneficiaries to access online information and services, such as shopping and healthcare advice.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Vine St Mary's Branch
Region: North East
District: North Tyneside District

Grow Up to Inspire 23 Aug 2016

Project Summary : Association of Voluntary Organisations Wrexham (AVOW) will use the grant to hold an awards ceremony to celebrate young people who volunteer. This grant for £1,880 will part-fund catering, decorations, awards, travel expenses for volunteers, translation costs and commemorative programmes.

Glencolin RA The People's Initiative 21 Jul 2016

The west Belfast group provides a safer neighbourhood project which includes welfare advice, family advocacy and training. They are using the £8,350 for programmes and activities for the local community and a Christmas lunch for older people.

Amount: £8,350
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Glencolin Residents Association
Region: Northern Ireland
District: Belfast

Forest Confidence 08 May 2016

Forest School Swansea and Neath and Port Talbot will use the grant to run sessions for children who have been exposed to domestic abuse to rebuild confidence and self-esteem. This grant for £4,890 will fund session staff costs, volunteer expenses, travel, volunteer training, equipment, Welsh translation, publicity and refreshments.

Celebrating the New Village Hall 01 Sep 2016

The organisation will use the funding to hold an opening event for their new village hall. This will enable the organisation to recognise the contribution local people have made to the project and encourage the community to make use of the new facility.

Amount: £8,595
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Countess Wear Village Hall
Region: South West
District: Exeter District

The St Marks 'Community Debates' 19 Dec 2016

This project will develop an out of school debating programme that will involve pupils from local schools, and the wider community including older people. This will engage the whole community in debating activities, provide an opportunity for participants to develop critical thinking and listening skills, reduce isolation and bring the community together.

Befriending Project for Adults with Learning Disabilities 12 Sep 2016

Befriending Project for Adults with Learning Disabilities

Amount: £262,877
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Interest Link Borders
Region: Scotland
District: Scottish Borders

Project Motivate 26 Oct 2016

This project will provide a range of wellbeing and arts and crafts activities for isolated older women, culminating in a celebratory event. This will enable participants to improve their physical and mental wellbeing.

The Great Adventure 14 Dec 2016

The funding will be used by a voluntary aided school to create an outdoor adventure trail, including a wigwam house and balance beams. This will create a safe space for children to spend time outdoors, and take part in new experiences and physical activity.

Connect For A Day 10 Feb 2016

The organisation will use the funding to set up and run peer support groups for people suffering from aphasia. This will enable the organisation to provide sessions across the country to bring people with the condition together and reduce social isolation.

The Lodge Community Hub 03 Aug 2016

The group will use the funding to create a community training hub that will support the needs of people with disabilities. This will enhance the way in which this organisation supports its beneficiaries through creating pathways to employment.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Bromley Mencap
Region: London
District: Bromley London Boro

Building Community – The Arbour in the Sensory Woodland 29 Mar 2016

The group will use the funding to create an accessible outdoor shelter and sensory area. This will give beneficiaries’ access to a safe, quiet space, improving cohesion, confidence and wellbeing.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Vale of Evesham School
Region: West Midlands
District: Wychavon District

Communities Celebrate Together 05 Dec 2016

This project is a series of creative food and play events. This will bring diverse communities together to celebrate their cultures and improve relations.

The Culloden Parents Vocational Skills Project 27 Jan 2016

The group will use the funding to provide English language and dress making classes for parents from the local Bangladeshi community. This will enable beneficiaries to improve their English and learn vocational skills therefore improving their employability prospects.

Fernvale Primary School's 'All Weather Multi-use Games Area'. 04 May 2016

The school will use the funding to install outdoor equipment and all weather surfacing within the school grounds. This will enable beneficiaries to use a safe and accessible outdoor space for both extra-curricular activities and the wider community.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Fernvale Primary School
Region: East Midlands
District: Harborough District

The Connections Project 02 Mar 2017

Narberth CP School in Pembrokeshire will use the grant to run fun community focused family sessions during school holidays. This grant for £4,850 will fund sessional staff costs, activity materials, waterproofs and wellington boots, mini bus hire, marketing and play equipment.

Amount: £4,850
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Narberth CP School
Region: Wales
District: Sir Benfro - Pembrokeshire