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The 'Team Agers' Ukele Strummers 07 Oct 2015

The group will use the funding to hold weekly sessions for children, young people and older people to learn to play the ukulele. This will bring people together from different generations to reduce the isolation of older people and promote tolerance and understanding amongst children and young people.

Grant awarded to Huddersfield Deanery Project for Older People (Yorkshire) 07 Dec 1999

To create a 'Volunteer Bank' providing practical and social support to vulnerable older people and an 'Older People's Forum', representing their concerns to statutory bodies.

Positive activities for children & young people in care 30 Nov 2017

National Youth Advocacy Service provides advocacy & volunteer independent visiting for children & young people in care in Cheshire. This project aims to improve the physical and emotional well-being of vulnerable children and young people. The grant will be used to fund positive activities for isolated children in care, to improve their confidence, well-being, resilience, skills and placement stability of the children and young people taking part.

Speaking Out 26 Aug 2010

This disability group in Bebington, Wirral, will use funding to install an automated push button door in its premises and deliver disability awareness training to public and private sector organisations. This will enable people to better understand issues faced by people with disabilities and address legislation affecting disabled people.

Amount: £7,367
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Disability Consultancy Services
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Our Business 13 Sep 2012

This is a project by a Community Interest Company in West Yorkshire. The organisation will use funding to provide business workshops for young people in the local area. This will reduce the number of anti-social incidents through getting young people involved in positive activities. It will also help young people to increase their confidence and future prospects.

Community Activator Scheme (CAS) 13 Jan 2016

This project is a development of a pilot to provide sporting and development activities for young people and will deliver this alongside volunteering and learning opportunities for local adults. They aim to engage young people in positive activities that involve older people in volunteering and bring communities together.

There is no project name available for this record 11 Jan 2006

This Scout Group is currently constructing a Scout and Community Centre for Heckmondwike which will be used by a range of community groups including people with disabilities, older people, children and young people. They will use the award to provide tables and chairs for the new building.

HACCT Young People Development Project 23 Nov 2016

This project is sessions for African Caribbean people to explore their identity and roles in society. This will promote inclusion and reduce isolation for African Caribbean people in the community.

Hayfield Inclusive Access Project 17 Nov 2008

This school will use an award to train young people and adults in relevant skills so they will be able mentor and support children and young people in out of school activities. This will improve the skills of the volunteers and allow them to provide activities for young people within the community.

Amount: £9,914
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Hayfield School
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Huddersfield Older People's Services 01 Apr 2011

This charity in Huddersfield will use funding to train volunteers and adjust their kitchen area, benefiting older African Caribbean people in the area. This will enable the group to provide more services and activities, aimed at reducing isolation.

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.

Young People Today (YPT) 16 Jul 2014

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Village Hall 08 Sep 2005

The project will develop the activities of the Village Hall, specifically those aimed at older people and young people._x000B_

Amount: £58,718
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Thornton Hough Village Hall
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Towards a summer school for young people from BME groups 04 Jun 2014

Towards a summer school for young people from BME groups and new arrival communities.

Oxton Open Gateway 19 Jan 2012

A new project to reverse the impact of poverty on vulnerable people through positive activities developed and delivered by local people. Wirral Christian Centre Trust (WCCT) will empower people in the North West to solve their own problems through low cost and free activities that are self-sustainable through local ownership. The project will address concerns such as family cohesion especially among teenage parents, unhealthy living, isolation of older people and youth disaffection.

Amount: £299,629
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Wirral Christian Centre Trust Limited
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Kirklees Day of Disabled People 23 Feb 2007

Kirklees Disability Rights Network will organise an event called "Kirklees Day of Disabled People". This will provide disabled people with the opportunity to take an active role in organising and running a community event as well as providing a much needed support network to other disabled people from across the Kirklees area.

To facilitate a conference 03 Jun 2005

Age Concern will facilitate a one day Older Persons' Conference in October 2005 to bring together older people and their carers. It will involve sixty decision making and influential professionals for the local statutory and community sector who will spend a day looking at what older people want from life in Wirral. The conference offers an opportunity to engage older people in making decisions about services that will affect their quality of life and particularly focus on carers and disabled people.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Age Concern Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

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.

Amount: £15,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Groundwork Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Ageing Positively - Having a Voice, Sharing Experiences, Getting Involved 14 Mar 2013

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Kirklees. The group will use the funding to establish forums for older people in a new part of the region, develop newsletters and networking opportunities and deliver two celebration events. This will encourage older people to become more active within the community by raising concerns in forum groups which will reduce social isolation and showcase the talents and achievements of older people in the area.

Bradley Court 16 Feb 2005

This organisation aims to improve the quality of life for older people by providing various support services. They will use the award to provide an IT suite at their new centre. They will introduce older people and their carers to computers and teach them basic computer and internet skills. They aim to involve young people from two local schools in the training of older people.