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Results

Grant awarded to Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme of CSV (North East) 10 Apr 2001

Towards a worker for the North East to recruit older volunteers.

Operation Strongbow 13 Feb 2008

This project in Stockton-on-Tees, based on successful previous work in Middlesbrough, is a volunteer-led initiative to support older people at risk of distraction burglary. Volunteers will visit vulnerable and older people in their homes, or in community settings such as day centres, to empower them to avoid doorstep crime. Older people will be alerted to the types of tricks used, simple steps they can take to avoid being victims, and the importance of reporting any incidents to the police.

Amount: £61,453
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough

One Small Step 01 Dec 2014

Not Available

Amount: £262,625
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Stockton-on-Tees

Grant awarded to Community Service Volunteers (Training and Enterprise NE) (Tyne & Wear) 10 Mar 2009

To provide support and mentoring to people with mental health problems to help them volunteer in Newcastle.

Grant awarded to Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme of CSV (North East) 03 Dec 2002

Towards core costs for the administration and development officer, in the North East.

Grant awarded to Community Service Volunteers (Training and Enterprise NE) (Tyne & Wear) 13 Jul 2004

To provide daycare services to older people living in high rise flats in Newcastle.

Grant to Volunteering Matters 25 Jul 2016

Visions of volunteering (then and now )

Amount: £9,600
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Grant to Volunteering Matters 23 Mar 2015

The men go forth to Battle, the women wait and knit

Amount: £9,800
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Sporting Chance 29 Apr 2013

This a new project aims to improve the health and wellbeing of vulnerable and isolated older men living in Middlesbrough. It will target the physically inactive and those at risk from undetected health conditions, depression and are lacking in motivation. The project will support beneficiaries to run their own physical activities that could include bowls, football, walking etc which will be delivered in community centres, church halls, working men's clubs, pubs, allotments, green spaces and leisure venues.

Amount: £293,005
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough

Grant to Volunteering Matters 20 Dec 2013

Great War pop-up exhibition

Amount: £9,700
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Grant to Volunteering Matters 29 Sep 2014

Tees Valley's Great War

Amount: £9,800
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough

Reaching Out: Active Ageing in Middlesbrough and Stockton-on-Tees 09 Sep 2009

This expansion of an existing project will aim to improve the physical and mental health of older people in Middlesbrough and Stockton-on-Tees through providing volunteer opportunities and activities, including information and networking meetings, community events and physical activities. A pilot project has been run, covering a limited area of Middlesbrough. The grant will fund the salaries of project workers, training and activities.

Amount: £311,442
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough