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Richmond's Hope - Supporting bereaved children in Glasgow 17 Mar 2016

This project will replicate their existing Edinburgh provision by establishing a bereavement service for children and young people based Ibrox Parish Church, in the Greater Govan area of Glasgow. The project will support children and young people aged four to 18 who are struggling to cope with the bereavement of a parent, sibling, close family member or friend.

Amount: £154,397
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Richmond's Hope
Region: Scotland
District: Glasgow City

Protect Your Selfie: Keeping Safe Online 20 Jan 2016

The group will use the funding to train young people with learning disabilities to deliver IT safety workshops. This will increase confidence and skills for beneficiaries, and will impart knowledge and awareness needed to fully utilise a wide range of IT services.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Eastside Community Heritage
Region: London
District: Redbridge London Boro

Craigyhill SCC Dance and Dine 21 Jul 2016

The organisation provides meals, and educational and recreational bus trips for older people in the Larne area. They are using the £6,400 to provide tea dances on a Wednesday and lunch on a Thursday for 40 weeks.

Aghavilly YC - Engaging with People with Physical and Mental Disabilit 11 Feb 2016

The club organises events and activities for young people in the Milford area of Armagh. They are using a £9,002 to run a programme where youth club members take part in activities with young people and adults who have a physical or learning disability.

Disability Hate Crime 20 Jan 2016

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a series of awareness raising workshops and creative development sessions leading to a theatre production exploring the impact of disability related hate crimes and anti-social behaviour on the health and wellbeing of people with disability together with accredited training and qualifications for participants to increase their employability skills. This will strengthen the community by addressing negative stereotypes and behaviours.

Amount: £9,950
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Proud & Loud Arts
Region: North West
District: Salford District

Community Space - 1st Floor Headquarters Building Work 23 Nov 2016

The project will refurbish the first floor of their building to create two new rooms for their members. This will enable new and existing community groups to enjoy activities in the venue.

Amount: £9,874
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: 1st Blackhall Guides
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Senior Safe & Social 23 Mar 2016

Following an 18 month successful pilot, the project will be rolled out to ten further locations to reduce loneliness and social isolation for older people living in and around Harlow. Through social hubs, a range of activities will be offered including lunch clubs neighbourhood support, friendship groups, days out, tea and chat groups. In addition twice per year additional events will focus on safety information and advice on how to remain independent within the home environment.

Amount: £183,313
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Rainbow Services (Harlow)
Region: East of England
District: Harlow District

DO IT YOURSELF (DIY) 20 Jan 2016

The group will use the funding to provide activities and workshops to isolated disadvantaged beneficiaries to build confidence and self esteem through working together to increase their skills. This will provide beneficiaries with the opportunity to reduce isolation and broaden their experiences.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: BPSF
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Off the Streetz - school holiday time activity programme 06 Apr 2016

The group will use the funding to set up a holiday activities programme for young people aged 11-19 years old which will include trips, sporting activities, cinema, bowling, cycling, cooking and street dance. This will provide young people from a deprived area with play and leisure activities during the holiday periods.

Amount: £9,382
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Lambton Street Youth Centre
Region: North East
District: Sunderland District

Polmont Passport Employability Co-ordination Project 17 Mar 2016

This project will provide personal development training, and increase employability and vocational training options for young people so that they are better prepared for life back in the community and are more likely to gain employment and prevent re-offending.

Amount: £256,964
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Access To Industry Limited
Region: Scotland
District: Falkirk

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.

Markington Outdoor Play Project 10 Feb 2016

The school will use the funding to install outdoor play equipment and all weather surface. This will provide children with a safe and stimulating place to play after school, with the aim of reducing social isolation in their rural location.

Hope Community Cafe where local people eat, meet and learn 13 Jul 2016

The organisation will use the funding to refurbish their community café, provide affordable healthy meals and cooking on a budget sessions for residents, improve the training opportunities for volunteers, and encourage more members of the diverse community, including those at risk of isolation, to access the organisation's support services.

Amount: £9,268
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Hope Foundation
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough

Stockwell Festival 13 Oct 2016

This project will use the funding to host “The Stockwell Festival” bringing members of a culturally diverse community together to promote trust and understanding. The festival will showcase highly diverse local artists and acts, providing an opportunity for individuals and voluntary and community groups to run stalls, exhibitions and activities.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Stockwell Partnership Limited
Region: London
District: Lambeth London Boro

Celebration of 50 years since cessation of Hostiles in Borneo 13 Apr 2016

The group will use the funding to provide a military remembrance service, as well as a celebratory dinner and dance for isolated veterans. This will enable beneficiaries to take part in social activities, leading to improved mental wellbeing.

Safer community 14 Sep 2016

The project will use the funding to purchase and install security cameras, a 24/7 security monitor and lighting for the community allotment, which is used by disabled people and their families, and houses therapy geese, ducks, chicken and cats. This will enable the organisation to increase safety measures following recent break ins to the allotment and will contribute to keeping their beneficiaries and volunteers safe and encourage them to continue to use the facility to reduce their social isolation.

Amount: £9,850
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Good Companions Bolton
Region: North West
District: Bolton District

Links to Recovery 08 Sep 2016

Links to Recovery

Refer to form 12 Oct 2016

This project will use the funding to conduct a feasibility study with the local community. This will enable people to participate in the future developments of their community.

Amount: £4,810
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: ORCA
Region: South West
District: Poole

Totally Socially 02 Nov 2016

This project will bring local people together to identify common community challenges and provide the support to enable them to create new enterprises, initiatives and events which will provide solutions to local needs and issues. This will build the skills, confidence and abilities of local people and increase engagement, enterprise and resilience; enabling people to work collaboratively for the benefit of the wider community.

Celebrating the East Durham community through music and fun activities 05 Dec 2016

The school will hold a community fun day, with drumming, circus skills, balloon making, sports, bouncy castle, arts and crafts, a disco and ice creams. This will bring the whole community together in an area that has experienced some unemployment and anti social behaviour.