Name Usu. Size of Grants Your income range Can your running costs be covered too? Type of project sought Closing Dates Weblink or Contact
Barchester Healthcare Foundation £5,000 Small Unknown To improve the quality of life for older
people as well as adults with a physical or mental disability, where health
and/or social care needs cannot be met by the statutory public sector or by
the individual. This year their focus is about connecting or re-connecting
people with others in their local community. Applications that combat
loneliness and enable people to be active and engaged will receive their
highest priority in 2016.
Ongoing Link
The Sainsbury Family Charitable Trust:
The Hedley Trust
Unknown Unknown Unknown
    • Ways to encourage older people
      to live independently for as long as possible;
    • Projects to improve older people’s quality of life in residential care
      homes, including supporting people with dementia;
    • Carer’s projects (local & national);

Projects that support families, including pre-school children and parenting

  • Projects that encourage volunteering;

Support for specific medical conditions (at the discretion of

  • Small grants providing practical aids for disabled people.
Ongoing Link
Woodroffe Benton Foundation Up to £2,000 Less than £1m Possibly Relief of persons in need, hardship or distress by reason of disaster or as a consequence of social or
economic circumstance.

Provision/Maintenance of care and accommodation for the sick and elderly.

January, April, July and October Link