- Total grants
- Total funders
- Total recipients
- Earliest award date
- 13 Jul 1999
- Latest award date
- 24 Jun 2019
- Total GBP grants
- Total GBP awarded
- Largest GBP award
- Smallest GBP award
- Total Non-GBP grants
Shared Lives: Reaching More Vulnerable People 30 Nov 2016
This project aims to increase the availability of Shared Lives schemes for vulnerable people in Scotland, particularly people with learning disabilities and older people, including people with dementia. This innovative approach will enable more people to live well in the community.
Billy Fun Bus 08 Aug 2013
This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Liverpool. The organisation will use the funding to run activities for children and young people, NEET's and older people from a converted bus. This will provide play and recreation activities for the young people and their families, advice and guidance on internet use and IT skills for people on benefits and are NEET and other recreation activities for older people in a safe environment.
The project will provide a unique opportunity for socially isolated young deaf people aged 11-19 to meet other deaf young people, however their siblings and children of deaf parents will also benefit. I regular programme of activities will be developed based on what the young people say they would like to do. Information and workshops will be available to the young people on the range of issues important to all young people, but to which their deafness normally proves a barrier.
towards three years' running costs, including salaries, of an organisation that provides advice, support and information to disabled people in Liverpool
The project will see the development of carnival arts workshops (dance, music and costume making) delivered for a diverse range of young people's groups from educational, cultural and community organisations. The project culminates in an annual carnival in which all of the young people participate in some way and allows the fruit of the young peoples activities to be exhibited to a wider audience.
Digitally Ageing 24 May 2017
The funding will be used to recruit and train older people as ‘digital ambassadors’ as well as workshop leaders who will run peer led training for older people in residential care older people. The project aims to reduce loneliness by allowing older people to access services online and maintain communication with friends and family.
A4A - DigiHub 08 Jul 2015
The funding will be used to purchase IT equipment and run digital skills workshops for local people, especially older people and people with disabilities. This will help people use computers and the internet to combat social isolation and improve independence.
Music & Technology For Young People 11 Apr 2013
This is a project by an incorporated charity in Norris Green, Liverpool. The organisation will use the funding to create a music hub for young people. This will help young people gain qualifications, reduce anti-social behaviour and help young people to gain self confidence and self esteem through creative activities and one-to-one support sessions.
Peace Out 18 Oct 2017
The funding will be used to offer young people the opportunity to write and make a short film about racism, religion and unrest between young people in different cultures which will be toured across educational establishments and youth centres. The project aims to improve people’s understanding of issues in order to prevent problems experienced by young people from escalating.
The trust will involve young people identified by Merseyside Police as being at risk of exploitation. Through running a creative media project, young people will improve their self-esteem and produce an end product that can be used to help other young people at risk of exploitation.
VE Workshops 01 Jul 2005
Merseyside Play Action Council have been awarded a grant to enable older people to share their experiences of the Second World War with young people. Workshops will look at how people used limited resources to create food and crafts. Visits to World War Two museums will also enable people to learn more about the war. A group of young people will also visit Colomendy, which was used by evacuees during the Second World War. People who actually experienced this will be there to tell their stories.
Community Counts 28 Nov 2013
Community Counts will bring young and old generations together in the Norris Green ward of Liverpool. Young people will develop and host events for older people to help reduce social isolation. The project will include activities such as afternoon tea parties and Scouse Suppers which will include a performance by the young people involved.
Billy Fun Bus 09 Sep 2015
The organisation will use the funding to continue to run activities for children and young people, NEET's and older people from a converted bus. This will provide play and recreation activities for the young people and their families, advice and guidance on internet use and IT skills for people on benefits and are NEET and other recreation activities for older people in a safe environment.
Liv/2/1 - Include-IT Mersey 03 Feb 2017
The funding will be used to support 750 people are experiencing digital exclusion in Liverpool city. The project aims to help people aged 18 and above, with a targeted focus on people aged 45 and over as well as others for whom digital inclusion is a key barrier to progression.
EitC Volunteer Programme 21 Mar 2018
The funding will be used by Everton FC to run a programme called ‘Kicks Captains’, targeting hard to reach young people. Young people will be trained to lead current ‘Kicks’ and other courses. The scheme will teach leadership skills, enhance employability, and help people build relationships with the community.
Disabled Access 23 Jun 2004
This independent self-advocacy group is run by and for people with learning disabilities for people from Liverpool. Funding will allow the organisation to make its newly leased premises more user friendly by providing disabled access and toilet facilities on the floor where the offices are situated. There are facilities but these are located in the basement of the building.
Development of MB/1/000014133 11 Nov 2004
The Merseyside IT project will involve the delivery of a rolling programme of twelve week long IT training courses for blind and visually impaired people. It will also expand the service delivery using bases in Southport and on the Wirral and blind and visually impaired people will have improved access to further education, paid employment or voluntary work and will have reduced isolation.
Regional Care Advisory Service 15 Jun 2011
A regional care advisory service for people living with Huntington's Disease in South and West Yorkshire that ceased in 2008 will be restarted and expanded to people on Merseyside. Regional advisors will provide educational, social and practical support to people affected by Huntington's Disease including families, carers and professionals.
MOBEX Project 22 Nov 2004
The group provides a wide range of services for people in the Liverpool area. One of the projects that the group run is the 'Mobile Expedition Unit' (MOBEX). It is designed to support disadvantaged young people at risk by organising sport and outdoor activity programmes. They will use the grant to run 5 MOBEX activity courses in which residents from Homeground, a hostel for young homeless people in Liverpool, can participate.