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Results

Grant to Alzheimer's Society 25 Sep 2017

As requested by the donor towards support for people with dementia.

Amount: £250
Funder: Quartet Community Foundation
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society

The Loop - Living Well 07 Jun 2018

To help 50 people improve their mental and physical wellbeing by undertaking various activities.

Amount: £2,000
Funder: Suffolk Community Foundation
Recipient: Volunteering Matters

The Loop - Living Well 06 Jun 2018

To help 50 people improve their mental and physical wellbeing by undertaking various activities.

Amount: £2,500
Funder: Suffolk Community Foundation
Recipient: Volunteering Matters

Grant to Volunteering Matters 20 Dec 2013

Great War pop-up exhibition

Amount: £9,700
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Grant to Volunteering Matters 25 Jul 2016

Visions of volunteering (then and now )

Amount: £9,600
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

There is no project name available for this record 19 May 2004

The project is to provide information, support and advice to people diagnosed with dementia, and their carers to improve their quality of life, and assist the carer in 'moving-on' after bereavement.

Amount: £61,547
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: Wales
District: Caerdydd - Cardiff

News Letter 20 May 2004

A project to produce a newsletter raising awareness of dementia for the benefit of people with dementia and their carers living in Walsall. The grant will pay for a colour laser printer, printer stand, CD rewriter and digital camera.

Amount: £3,705
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: West Midlands
District: Walsall District

Service Development within Rotherham Borough. 07 Sep 2004

The organisation provides information about services for people with dementia and their carers and also supports them in influencing future service delivery. The project will enable better co-ordination of this work. The two year grant will contribute to staff costs for a full time Co-ordinator.

Amount: £37,379
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
District: Rotherham District

There is no project name available for this record 18 Jan 2005

The group provides information, guidance, practical and emotional support to people with dementia, their families and carers in order to improve quality of life. They will use the award to run a weekly information programme for carers and families of people with dementia. The course will develop longer term support groups which will meet monthly. The money will pay for room hire; speakers expenses; stationery and telephone costs; transport costs; cost of facilitators; support materials and refreshments.

Provide support services for people with dementia and their carers. 04 May 2005

The Alzheimer's Society is the leading care and research charity for people with alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. The branch provides support for families and offers information and advice on a range of issues connected to the disease. The project will enable the group to provide a range of support services to people with all degrees of dementia and their family carers.

Amount: £65,663
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: East Midlands
District: Chesterfield District

Developing Carer Support Work Project 10 May 2005

The project will enable the continuation and development of Carer Support work, improving the quality of life for carers of people with dementia, particularly those who live in isolated rural areas.

Social activities 22 Apr 2005

Last year this branch organised therapeutic social activities to improve the quality of life for people with Alzheimer's and their carers. The activities were 'singing for the brain' and 'walking for the brain' and the pilots were very successful. An awards for All grant will be used to put on these activities this year, including advertising, room hire and leaders fees.

Amount: £4,350
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: South Central
District: West Berkshire

Training and presentation equipment 04 May 2005

The branch will purchase a variety of presentation equipment so that it can offer a more professional approach when imparting information to interested groups. Presentations can be made more interesting, visual and contain more informationt in a concise way. laptop, projector and table, warranty, training costs, mileage, stationery, telephone and general consumables.

Amount: £3,900
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: North West
District: Cheshire East

Funds for equipment to illustrate collection of memories 22 Jul 2005

Alzheimer's Society, Salisbury Branch have been awarded a grant to help celebrate the anniversary of the ending of WW2. They will collect memorabilia and personal accounts from people who remember the war and will present information on a CD Rom for exhibition in schools and day clubs.

Amount: £1,139
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: South West
District: Wiltshire

to extend the service through the current support group to create more grou 24 Nov 2005

The project provides an annual six-month training programme for carers of people with dementia, dealing with issues such as understanding dementia, challenging behaviour, moving and handling skills, communication skills and legal issues. The project will increase the reach of the support groups to include more carers from all areas the branch covers.

Amount: £44,791
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: North West
District: Carlisle District

There is no project name available for this record 02 Nov 2005

To develop products and services for younger people with dementia and their carers, and raise awareness amongst the statutory providers to ensure their needs are understood and catered for. The funding, for one year, will pay for 1 full time Development Worker salary, training costs for staff and beneficiaries, the production of a specialised Information Directory and Training package, equipment and refurbishing costs.

Amount: £25,506
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: Wales
District: Caerdydd - Cardiff

Dales Information Service 17 Aug 2005

This group will use the award to set-up a Dales Information Service to provide information and resources to carers and people with dementia in the isolated dales of Richmondshire. The project will provide training for volunteers and running costs of the service for the first year.

Education and support groups 2005 17 Aug 2005

The Alzheimer's Society will use the award to set up two training programmes and consecutive support groups within the Ryedale and Whitby Branch.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
District: York

Information and Publicity Service 06 Sep 2005

This project will help the local branch of the Alzheimer's Society respond quickly to requests for information about dementia and offer up-to-date information on local services including the support available for people with dementia and their carers._x000B_

Amount: £44,401
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: South West
District: South Gloucestershire

There is no project name available for this record 08 Sep 2005

The project is to employ a development worker to provide advice and support for people with dementia who are under the age of 65. The two year project will pay for one salary, training, travel and producing information.

Amount: £52,334
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Alzheimer's Society
Region: Wales
District: Caerdydd - Cardiff