Community Fund – Local Connections Fund
The Local Connections Fund Round 2 is currently open. These are small grants of up to £2,500 designed to help small charities and community groups working to reduce loneliness by building community connections across England.
This is open to small (income below £50,000), constituted, local charities and community groups who are working to tackle loneliness by helping people feel more connected within their communities.
Applications close: 6 August 2021 at 5pm
Find out more here: https://www.tnlcommunityfund.org.uk/local-connections-fund-round-2
Reproductive Health, Sexual Health and HIV Innovation Fund
Public Health England’s Innovation Fund is designed to find voluntary sector organisations addressing inequalities in sexual health, reproductive health and HIV. Grants of between £30,000 and £60,000 are available for delivery of work before 31 March 2022. Project should:
- Address inequalities
- Address stigma
- Seek to influence wider determinants of health behaviours (e.g. substance misuse)
- Strengthen pathways of support and access to services
- Address digital exclusion
A webinar will be held on 23 July 2021 (13:00 – 14:00). This event will provide an overview of the application process and the opportunity to ask questions. The event will be recorded. Groups should register their interest by emailing HIVSRH.Innovation@phe.gov.uk
Closes: 5pm 13th August 2021