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- Earliest award date
- 27 Apr 2004
- Latest award date
- 17 Jun 2020
- Total GBP grants
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- Largest GBP award
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Volunteering Sundays 28 Nov 2005
This organisation will take a team of 50 volunteers out on one Sunday each month to carry out community work. There will be four groups - environmental, DIY, Sunday roast and Mobile Skate Park. The project will provide volunteers with access to new activities, training and skill development and the beneficiaries of the work have been identified through a similar project that was organised throughout Merseyside to support those most in need e.g homeless and disabled people.
The Moby 23 Mar 2007
The organisation will use an award to open a mobile youth project based on a double decker bus. The bus will contain various activities and equipment which will be offered as an alternative to taking part in anti-social activities. The bus will take the services to areas where young people congregate.
Fisher's Lane Community Centre 18 Feb 2009
This community organisation will use an award to renovate and decorate their premises. The group will create an office space with a mezzanine floor with "hot desks" which will allow a wide variety of groups to use the facilities at any time.
Shedheads 19 Aug 2015
The organisation will use the funding to purchase tools and equipment and develop a community workshop with metalwork, woodwork, DIY and leatherwork areas. This will encourage intergenerational working, enable older residents to pass down traditional skills, and undertake projects to help improve the local community, helping to reduce their isolation.
New Wheels 18 Apr 2019
The company will replace the van which enables many of their community and prison-based activities to take place. The work this will support aims to develop skills and to bring people together to design items which are used in the local community.
Resource Centre 11 Nov 2004
This project will set up a resource centre in Ellesmere Port that will offer drop-in information and advice on careers and employment opportunities to provide the first-stage in assisting disabled people to return to work. The project will also provide an individual programme of support including personal development training, work experience and identify next steps.
My Budget, My Money, My Life 22 Aug 2008
The group will use an award to hold a one day information event about individual budgets and person-centred plans using a drama group and comedian to provide information in an entertaining way. After the event six workshops will be held to enable participants of all abilities to create their own person-centred plans using their own ideas and aspirations. An information leaflet will also be produced. The award includes funding for performance, refreshments and leaflet.
Young Peoples cafe 24 Jan 2019
The aim of the project is to improve their confidence by developing new skills, bring young people together to support each other and have a safe place to provide advice. Funding for the project will be used to set up a pilot supporting vulnerable young people, aged 14-18 who are at risk of exclusion to gain a range of employability skills by volunteering in a café. The money will go towards project coordinator, travel, refreshments and flyers.
Training Courses for People with Cancer 18 Jan 2005
The organisation provides holistic services for people with cancer. With the award it will organise training courses for people with cancer that will include nutritional awareness, relaxation techniques, managing stress, coping strategies. The courses have been identified by questioning service users over the past years. The project will improve the quality of life of the cancer sufferers.
Healthy Young Peoples Project 06 Dec 2006
This is a project to enable young people to have formal training to become health advocates. The young people will be supported by a youth worker. The health advocates will work with young people individually and within group sessions depending upon the identified needs with sessions targeted to specific health issues such as sexual health.
Helping Wirral People (HWP) 28 Oct 2010
This is a project by a registered charity in Birkenhead. The group will use funding to deliver basic skills and employment training to the local community. This will give unemployed people opportunities to develop their skills and improve their chances of gaining employment. The award includes funding for tutor and advice worker, room hire, and publicity.
Growing our young people 29 Nov 2012
This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Rockferry, Wirral, Merseyside. The organisation will use the funding to provide positive activities to young people, particularly targeting girls, based around food growing and dancing, and involve older residents supporting young people through transferring their skills. This will enhance the health, fitness, and wellbeing of participants, and strengthen communities by improving cross-generational relationships.
M.A.P (More Active People) 20 Dec 2012
This is a project by a primary school in Wirral. The organisation will use the funding to deliver physical activity sessions with professional instructors to pupils outside of school hours. This will provide children and young people with access to free sessions encouraging greater physical activity and improved health and wellbeing.
The Real People Communities Project 27 Jun 2013
This is a project by a community organisation based in Wirral but serving beneficiaries across the UK. The group will use the funding to deliver workshops across the UK on the topic of illegal weapons and street gangs. This will enable the participants to learn about these topics, how it can affect them directly and how they can prevent this type of crime taking place within their communities.
Enrichment Programme-Disabled People 16 May 2019
The funding will be used to run activities and sessions for physically disabled young people some who may have learning difficulties. The project aims to support physical and mental health, wellbeing of young people.
Involve Northwest Youth Services 17 Jul 2009
This new project will allow young people to take part in designing, developing and managing a range of youth services, including three evening youth clubs a week, school holiday activities and Christmas excursions. The project will also encourage young people to take part in Young Advisor (YA) training. Young Advisors are trained as Young Regeneration and Renewal Consultants who consult with the wider community so that young people have more of a say on youth services.