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2017
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Rosebery Playgroup Outdoor Space 08 Nov 2017

This group based in South Queensferry will upgrade their outdoor play area to create a safe and fun learning environment for children.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Rosebery Playgroup
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

The Sorted Project Canal Boat - A Journey to Recovery 12 Apr 2017

This project will build on the group’s current once-weekly canal boat based activity for people in recovery with addiction history and associated mental health problems. The activity will be delivered in Edinburgh, Falkirk and other locations in West Lothian and the Forth Valley. The grant will enable the purchase of a custom equipped wide beam, accessible, canal boat capable of serving 35 people at a time that will be used on a daily basis to meet a need for 'post-treatment' recovery support.

Amount: £496,543
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Sorted Project
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Game On 04 Dec 2017

This group will use the funding to offer a weekly youth club for 11 to 18 year olds interested in computer games, coding and technology. The programme will include group activities and outings to develop social and communication skills.

Amount: £9,960
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Citadel Youth Centre (SCIO)
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Polish Ethnic Minority Peer Support 04 Dec 2017

This group will roll out a peer support service for Polish people living in Edinburgh after a successful 6 month pilot. The grant will fund a peer support co-ordinator to match individuals needing support to volunteers who have experienced similar circumstances and issues.

Amount: £8,160
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Polish Family Support Centre
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Engage - Disability Sport Programme 19 Apr 2017

Engage - Disability Sport Programme

Amount: £48,810
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Scottish Disability Sport
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Downs with Love 19 Apr 2017

Downs with Love

Amount: £48,880
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Cutting Edge Theatre Productions
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Eat Well, Age Well - Scotland's Malnutrition Task Force 17 Aug 2017

Eat Well, Age Well - Scotland's Malnutrition Task Force

Amount: £1,215,144
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Food Train Limited
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Creative Natives 20 Dec 2017

This group will use its two year grant to run their 'Creative Natives' programme in partnership with Edinburgh Cyrenians. This will allow young people who have left school but are unemployed, and who have a background in care or have been affected by homelessness, to participate in a range of creative activities, such as print and web design, campaigning, social media and e-commerce. The creative process will be used to improve the lives of the young people involved and help them to learn new skills.

Amount: £120,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Community Enterprise Limited
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

The Ripple Buddies Project 19 Jun 2017

This group will use their funding to deliver and develop their existing Ripple Buddies Project. This child peer mentoring project helps build positive relationships between children and young people who are experiencing challenging situations at home or school. The project assigns children a Buddy as a mentor and‘someone to trust and talk to, together with a range of activities based on the children’s interests.

Amount: £140,676
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Ripple Project
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Empowering Parents and Families in Edinburgh 23 May 2017

This charity based in Edinburgh support children and families through a number of initiatives including group support, a free helpline, a kinship care service and a national Safeguarders Panel. The project will provide group support to young parents and parents with pre-5 children in Edinburgh.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Children 1st
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Suicide Prevention Project Heriot Watt 08 Nov 2017

This project based in Edinburgh will train staff and students to deliver mental health awareness workshops and run a suicide prevention programme.

Landscaping and planting Greens spaces 04 Dec 2017

This group will establish an urban wildlife and community garden at the rear of their property.

Amount: £1,440
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Piershill Back Greens Association
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Safe,reliable transport to help people participate 31 May 2017

Many people coming to Columcille suffer from deteriorating health and mobility due to increasing age and profound multiple disabilities/neurological conditions. A minibus with wheelchair lift giving greater accessibility has been recently purchased. Funding is needed towards the 3-year running costs of the minibus to provide free, safe and reliable transport.

Amount: £20,000
Funder: R S Macdonald Charitable Trust
Recipient: Columcille Centre
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

World Down Syndrome Congress 27 Sep 2017

Down's Syndrome Scotland will host the World Down Syndrome Congress in Glasgow's SECC in July 2018. A contribution towards a bursary to fully fund the cost of between 16 to 20 Scottish families attendance at this international event.

Amount: £15,000
Funder: R S Macdonald Charitable Trust
Recipient: Down's Syndrome Scotland
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

In the Frame – Audio Described Exhibition Tours 29 Nov 2017

In the Frame is a programme enabling people with disabilities including hearing or visual impairment to access contemporary art. This programme will include an annual event for Disabled Access Day in March, a collaborative audio described exhibition tour during Edinburgh Arts Festival in August, and audio described exhibition tour in January of each year.

Amount: £6,000
Funder: R S Macdonald Charitable Trust
Recipient: Fruitmarket Gallery, The
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Garvald Edinburgh Refurbishment Project 29 Nov 2017

Gorgie Workshops are being refurbished to ensure that adults with learning disabilities have access to an environment where they can grow in confidence, skills and self-esteem. Upgrading the buildings accessibility facilities will benefit current, and new members, who have mobility and more complex needs.

Amount: £35,000
Funder: R S Macdonald Charitable Trust
Recipient: Garvald Edinburgh
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

GYC Youth Counselling Service 31 May 2017

A youth counselling service for young people aged 11-18 years living in a recognised area of socio-economic deprivation, looking to address the cycle of violence, neglect and abuse suffered.

Amount: £18,000
Funder: R S Macdonald Charitable Trust
Recipient: Granton Youth Centre
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Extra Years of Zest 31 May 2017

Bringing Extra Years of Zest to 110 people with dementia and their carers to improve sense of being, quality of life, to live longer at home, reduce isolation and loneliness, and provide replacement care for carers to see to their own needs and well-being and to maintain their health.

ROSA - Reducing Online Sexual Abuse 27 Sep 2017

A secondary prevention model for young people who are starting to get into trouble with respect to online behaviour. This will involve embedding a Stop it Now member of staff in the statutory HALT service in Glasgow which works with young people who have displayed harmful sexual behaviour.

Direct Help and Support 31 May 2017

Mindroom is committed to raising awareness about the full range of Learning Difficulties and to enabling parents, carers and professionals to provide the best care and support for children and young people working for a world where everyone with a learning difficulty gets the recognition and help they need.