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Grant to Nautilus Welfare Fund 05 Jul 2017

Grant funding for two areas of work with Nautilus Welfare Fund 1) finding the hidden older Merchant Navy veterans and 2) supported accomodation for aged Merchant Navy veterans.

Amount: £819,716
Funder: Seafarers UK
Recipient: Nautilus Welfare Fund
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Grant to Wirral Council 26 Oct 2017

Mind Your Business, Road Safety at Work Project

Amount: £50,000
Funder: Road Safety Trust
Recipient: Wirral Council
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Towards a marketing project to increase outreach to help vulnerable women 23 Mar 2017

Towards a marketing project to increase outreach to help vulnerable women, reduce female imprisonment, female offending and provide support and assistance those in recovery.

Amount: £1,000
Funder: Woodward Charitable Trust
Recipient: Tomorrow's Women Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Towards tools, equipment and transport costs for male ex-offenders’ 23 Mar 2017

Towards tools, equipment and transport costs for male ex-offenders’ community allotment project.

Amount: £500
Funder: Woodward Charitable Trust
Recipient: Xroads Recovery
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Grant to Wirral Foodbank 01 Nov 2017

Towards benefit advice across Wirral Foodbank network

Amount: £15,000
Funder: John Moores Foundation
Recipient: Wirral Foodbank
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Parental Mental Health Project 19 Jul 2017

Volunteer-led support for mothers and expectant mothers who have mild to moderate mental health issues.

Amount: £15,000
Funder: Masonic Charitable Foundation
Recipient: Home-Start Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

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.

Look After Yourself (Prenton Group) 18 Jan 2017

The funding will be used to provide exercise sessions for older people within the local community. The project aims to enable the group to deliver practical well-being advice and guidance where there is an identified need.

Hayfield Physical and Sensory Play Area 01 Feb 2017

The funding will be used by a community special school to create a physical and sensory play area in the school grounds for the benefit of children who have additional needs. The project aims to give children the opportunity to improve their skills and further their development through a range of accessible activities.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Hayfield School
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Activities Hub Refurbishment 08 Feb 2017

The funding will be used by a charity to refurbish an activities hub. The hub is an important place for children and young people with life threatening and life shortening conditions. The project aims to provide children, young people and their families with an up-to-date, safe, fun place to spend time together.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Claire House Children's Hospice
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Millfields Fit Club 03 May 2017

The funding will be used by a primary school to run an after-school health and fitness club for pupils aged five to eleven. The project aims to promote educational activities including healthy eating and nutrition in order to tackle an increase in obesity amongst pupils.

Community Organising Leasowe 29 Nov 2017

The group will employ a community organiser who will run a social action hub, to liaise with local people and empower them through training and support to develop meaningful activities for themselves, whilst identifying local leaders who will continue to organise and develop strong relationships across the community.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Leasowe Development Trust Limited
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Play Puzzlers 06 Sep 2017

The group will purchase interactive and sensory play equipment for pupils and for the wider community.

Amount: £9,984
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Portland Primary School PTA
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Healthy Hive to Exercise! 26 Apr 2017

The funding will be used by a primary school to install outdoor play equipment and surfacing within the grounds of the school. The project will provide children with a safe and stimulating place to play and encourage physical activity, with the aim of reducing obesity.

In Spire Coffee Bar 15 Nov 2017

The group will employ staff in community development roles to recruit and support volunteers. This will ensure sustainability of the group and allow it to expand its activities and support new community initiatives.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: In Spire Coffee Bar CIC
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Wirral wood craft skills project 26 Jul 2017

The group will run a project of skills sessions for men in recovery from addiction. This will enable people recovering from addiction to learn new skills.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Community Wood Works CIC
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Talk the Walk 09 Aug 2017

The school will install a walking route around its perimeter to engage children and the wider community in health and exercise activities.

Creative Alternatives 01 Feb 2017

Creative AlternativesThe new programme will foster creative self-exploration, self-expression and self-empowerment through artistic use of the latest online learning environment and webinar technologies. As part of this project we will research the latest online learning platforms, to envision the best format for Creative Alternatives Online, combining live webinars with recorded audio and video content, forums and social media technologies for creative community interaction. To date, no such sophisticated online arts and wellbeing platform and programme exists in the UK. We propose the following pilot activity to research the scope and efficacy of an online approach to arts and wellbeing: • The project timeline is 5 months. The project team is fully established. The project will commence in January 2017. • For this pilot we are focusing on people based in two locations: The first location is St.Helens (Merseyside). The second location is to be identified (likely a locality where we have contact with another arts organisation with aims similar to our own). We are intending to focus on two localities to ensure we have local support for promotion and client support. 20 participants (10 in each location) will be recruited to partake in a live online wellbeing workshop series: 12 sessions, including one welcome meeting and a final evaluative ‘moving forward’ meeting. The sessions will be held within an appropriate learning environment hosted by Alef Trust. • Month 1 will focus on research and customisation of the online environment, as well as the establishment of the second project location, and the setup of the project steering group and working processes. Once the second location has been confirmed, promotion and client recruitment will commence. • Months 2 - 4 will focus on design and delivery of the online service. The pilot will be underpinned by an action research model, ensuring that practice evolves alongside delivery, constantly refining the output on the basis of client feedback. • Month 5 will focus on project evaluation & envisioning of further scale-up / roll-out to widen provision to other areas in the UK.

Amount: £7,000
Funder: Oxfordshire Community Foundation
Recipient: Alef Trust CIC
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Early Explorers 24 Oct 2017

Early Explorers

Amount: £36,568
Funder: The Dulverton Trust
Recipient: The Foundation Years Trust
Region: North West
District: Wirral District