- Total grants
- Total funders
- Total recipients
- Earliest award date
- 12 Dec 2007
- Latest award date
- 03 Jul 2019
- Total GBP grants
- Total GBP awarded
- Largest GBP award
- Smallest GBP award
- Total Non-GBP grants
Release 05 May 2011
'Release' is a three year project led by Sutton Coldfield YMCA that will reach out to young carers who feel isolated. Youth workers will provide much-needed support via home visits, activities and support groups to help develop a quality standard to ensure schools can also provide inclusive support to young carers. Volunteers who have been young carers themselves will act as mentors and other volunteers will provide weekly respite support.
Virtually Minded 27 Sep 2017
Virtually Minded will increase engagement in social action by reluctant young men aged 11-18 in 3 of the areas of North Birmingham with the highest rates of child poverty._x000D_ Engaging young men through detached youth work, the project will support them to improve their aspirations, gain skills & experience. It will do this through activities which use comic book art and virtual heroes to raise awareness of Male Mental Health, including â€œvirtualâ€ campaigns; â€œvirtualâ€ peer mentoring and local events. The grant will pay for youth workers, the costs of the youth bus used to engage young people, activity and training costs and equipment._x000D_
Grant to YMCA Sutton Coldfield 30 Jul 2018
This project is a youth club working with young carers. The project aims to build confidence and self-esteem, empower children to make informed life choices and improve aspirations.
Grant to YMCA Sutton Coldfield 13 Mar 2014
towards three years' running costs of 'Stepping Up', a personal development and life skills programme for young adults with disabilities in the West Midlands
Virtually Minded 03 Jul 2019
The extension to the Virtually Minded project will develop the delivery method to better engage and support 10-12 year olds from the Falcon Lodge estate, Sutton Coldfield and Conker Island estate, Kingstanding. A mobile youth bus will visit the estates and weekly sessions will encourage small groups of young men to participate in range of activities. The young men will be supported to better understand mental health, and encouraged to develop their own social media and Comic-Con campaign helping them to develop a range of practical and social skills. A grant will support the costs of youth workers, consultation and delivery, plus a contribution to management and organisational overheads.
Co-design offer 20 Dec 2018
Consulting with young people to develop their understanding of youth loneliness, then co-designing a "digital hero" campaign to raise awareness of young carers' loneliness.
Streetwise Community Action 12 Dec 2007
This project aims to establish a community volunteering scheme for young people aged 11-21 years old (up to 25 for those with special needs) in Sutton Coldfield. This project will operate with a current Streetwise Project, which uses youth workers on the streets to direct young people into positive activites and support the development of volunteering initiatives and actively seek local opportunities for volunteering.
Grant to Sutton Coldfield YMCA 09 Nov 2016
The charity is delivering a programme of support that enables adults with learning disabilities to access the skills and support necessary to facilitate them moving out of their home or residential facility and into independent living.
K-Kats Project 11 Aug 2011
This is a project by a charity in Sutton Coldfield. The group will use the funding to stage a musical art and drama Christmas performance by young people with special needs, including autism, Down's syndrome and physical difficulties. This will encourage the young people to increase their confidence and communication skills through their performance and will help reduce isolation among families.
Triple A 07 Oct 2016
Sutton Coldfield YMCA aims to deliver outreach activities and interventions to young people aged 10-19 years old living in North Birmingham through this project. Activities will help build youth aspirations and ambitions, giving them skills and confidence to achieve goals. Those involved will play a role in staff recruitment, the shaping of activities and project content. They will also be actively encouraged to become volunteers and peer mentors, participate in leadership roles and engage in events.