News & reviews

31/05/2011

Grants for improving health and wellbeing

Grants of up to £2,000 are available via the Quartet Community Foundation for "community groups, parish councils and social enterprise organisations that are helping people improve their lives to achieve better physical and mental health". The funding (a total of £45,000) is coming from two NHS Bath and North East Somerset funds. Firstly, the 'Healthy Lives, Healthy People Fund' for community work to reduce health inequalities and improve the health and mental wellbeing of people in B&NES – there are two funding rounds: first deadline is 13 May and second is 14 October. Secondly, the 'Supporting Communities Fund' which focuses on new projects tackling mental health issues and social isolation – the two funding application deadlines are 27 May and 14 October. For more information, visit http://www.quartetcf.org.uk