Healthy Neighbourhood Fund – London Road #Brighton – applications by 18th March 2016

Healthy Neighbourhood Fund – London Road
Just over £2,500 is available for grants of up to £500 per application
The overarching theme for grants is to support projects that impact on the health and wellbeing of the community within the London Road area of Brighton (within the area boundaried by New England/Viaduct Road, the Level, and Trafalgar Street)

In addition the Healthy Neighbourhood fund has the following Public Health Priorities:
Projects or activities that educate to prevent people starting to smoke or support them when they are ready to stop,
That promoting healthy eating, improving diet and nutrition and helping to reduce obesity
Encourage active living and physical activity
Improving sexual health
Encouraging and supporting sensible drinking
Improving mental health and wellbeing and addressing isolation

There are shared principles of providing information and support for empowerment, improving choice, and working in partnership. All applications must meet the theme and those that also meet one or more of the priorities and principles are greatly encouraged. Those from or targeting under-represented groups or individuals, and/or that are from locally based groups are particularly welcomed.

Who Can Apply:
Applications can be made by groups and organisations in the voluntary and community sector, groups of individuals, or individuals, but not from Statutory or Private organisations. Where an applicant is not a constituted group and/or does not have a bank account requiring at least two signatories to access it a constituted group with the required bank account will be required to hold the funding and oversee the spending of it. Serendipity would be willing to perform this role free of charge for applications it supports. Projects need to be completed by December 2016

Apply on no more than 2 sides of A4 covering the following:

Contact name and address
Group/Organisation Name (if not individual application)
Name of Project
Start and End Date
Details of Project/Activity -What are you going to do?
How this impacts on the themes and priorities of this fund.
Number, type, and location of beneficiaries – Who you going to do it with, how many, where?
How are you going to evaluate the work – How can you show you did what you said you would?
Project Cost – with breakdown – How much/what for?
Funding requested – with breakdown (if relevant where is the rest of the money coming from)
Sustainability or Exit Strategy – What happens at the end of the Funding?.
Additional Information – How do we know you can deliver it? for example.

Applications returned to by 18th March 2016

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