A variety of grants are being offered by Hampshire County Council. They are part of their local solutions programme that will be made available in all districts of Hampshire, following work that has taken place in local communities to identify specific needs.
These Local Solutions grants are for the Basingstoke area. Applicants are invited to provide a range of targeted services in Basingstoke, particularly in the Buckskin, Norden, Popley, South Ham, and Winklebury communities, increasing capacity and building local resilience to deal with increased demand for Adults’ Health services.
For all solutions required, partnership applications between two or more local organisations are welcomed. The grant funding is available for training / delivery / equipment.
These are the headings for the areas for which applications are invited – details are available at the link above:
|Facilitated Independent Living Skills Programme and Support Solutions Grant – up to £10,000||Target area: Buckskin, Norden, Popley, South Ham, and Winklebury|
|Buckskin Intergenerational Solutions Grant – up to £5,000||Target area: Buckskin|
|Facilitated Peer Support/Friendship Group Solutions Grant – up to £10,000||Target areas: Buckskin, Norden, Popley, South Ham, and Winklebury|
|Creative Solutions – grants up to £5,000||Target areas: Buckskin, Norden, Popley, South Ham, and Winklebury|
The term of the grants will be from August 2019 to July 2021. Grant applications for solutions in the range specified above, with the total grant fund available for Basingstoke being £20,000. The amount of funding requested should reflect the extent to which the application meets part or all of the above criteria.
All applications must be received by 10am on 17th June 2019 using the online application form. The Adults’ Health and Care department reserves the right to share contact details of applicants with one another where proposals are complimentary.