Lottery grants awarded to East Midlands in 1996

357 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 Discern

The project will provide counselling for disabled people. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full-time counsellor and administrative assistant, running costs, training and recruitment costs.

£162,457 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 SERVE

Extend day care and respite facilities for elderly and disabled people. Activities will include health promotion, crafts, social events and personal care. The grant, over three years is for refurbishment and furniture costs, salaries and general running e

£170,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Church Trees Club For The Physically Disabled

This disabled club will provide wheelchairs for use by members. The grant, over three years, is to purchase and maintain four powered wheelchairs.

£22,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Rural Community Action Nottinghamshire

This project will enable villages to develop their own voluntary care projects which specifically meet the needs of their local community. The grant, over three years, is for salary costs and running costs.

£99,588 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Our Centre

The project will set up a voluntary transport scheme and a volunteer centre which will provide volunteering opportunities and support to elderly and disabled people. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of an outreach worker, training and runnin

£32,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Special Needs Integration Project

The project will allow the development of the organisation's services to provide integrated leisure activities for young people with special needs. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of four part-time posts, running costs, training and trave

£72,032 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Nottingham Community Transport Ltd

This project will extend a transport service for disabled people. The grant, over one year, is for the salary of a full-time driver and the provision of three new mini buses.

£92,895 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Gujarat Samaj Nottingham

This project will promote good health within the Gujarati community. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of a full time community care officer and a part time adminstrative worker, running costs and the purchase of kitchen appliances and fitn

£124,557 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Coping with Cancer in Leicestershire and Rutland

This project will establish a befriending scheme for young cancer patients, extending the current service to the whole of Leicestershire. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of one full-time and three part time posts, computer equipment, traini

£160,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lincoln MS Therapy Centre Ltd.

To enable access to therapy services and a support centre, for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers and children with Cerebral Palsy. The one year grant will cover the purchase and installation costs of a hyperbaric oxygen chamber, as well as the costs of a chai

£71,590 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Self Advocacy in Action Limited

This group will be able to continue to run a self advocacy group for people with learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of part time worker and running costs.

£30,309 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Matlock and District Mencap

The project will improve facilities for people with learning disabilities. The grant, over one year, will cover refurbishment costs.-

£20,593 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Disability Direct

The project will expand an existing drop-in information and advice shop for disabled people in Derby. The grant, over three years, is for four full-time posts, office equipment, running costs, training and travel expenses, consultancy and promotional mate

£176,778 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Muslim Women's Organisation

The project would provide a daycare service for frail, disabled, elderly Muslim women in Nottingham. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of a building, refurbishments, equipment, and the salaries of seven part-time staff, running costs and tr

£28,299 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Darley Dale Primary Out Of School Club

The project provides out of school and holiday time respite care for parents of children with special needs who attend the Darley Dale Primary school and other local schools. The grant, over three years, is for salaries and training.

£5,239 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Churches Together in Hinckley and District Work-Link Project

The project will expand the existing provision for people with mental health problems and learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a supervisor

£50,939 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 St John Ambulance Derbyshire

The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase one new and one replacement minibus as well as general running expenses.

£43,866 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bassetlaw Home Safety Equipment Scheme

The project is to educate families on low incomes with children under age five, on accident prevention issues and provide them with safety equipment. The grant, over three years is for the purchase of home safety equipment, and project running costs.

£26,891 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cancer Aid And Listening Line

Provides a telephone helpline and support service for cancer sufferers. This three year grant will be used to employ a co-ordinator and to cover training and running costs.

£81,908 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lincoln Industrial Workshop Trust

This project will provide training in office skills, basic work skills and computer skills to people with disabilities and mental health health problems. The grant, over three years, is for one full-time project leader, one part-time project support staff

£155,970 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Children First Derby

The project will implement a 'Balanced Parenting Programme' which is a therapeutic parenting skills programme for families in need. The grant, over three years, is for a full time worker and running costs.

£47,180 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Amber Valley Access Group

The project is a thirty week research study to investigate the access needs of disabled people. The one year grant is for the salary of part-time research worker, production of information and running costs.

£8,864 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lincoln White Cane Club For The Blind

This project will provide a subsidised holiday for members and their carers. The grant, over one year, is for half the costs of a holiday for blind and partially sighted people.

£6,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derbyshire Association For The Blind (DAB)

The project will expand services to visually impaired people. The grant over three years, is for salary costs of two full time workers, as well as general running costs and capital items.

£172,210 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Asian Womens Project Limited

The project will provide a luncheon club for frail and disabled Asian women, allowing carers some respite and access to other services. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of four project workers, the purchase of a minibus, catering equipment

£105,244 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Caring And Sharing Trust

The 'Positive Images Project' will enable people with learning disabilities to assemble, design, and present information through photography, tape recordings and video. The grant, over one year, is for photograhic, video and office equipment, computer equ

£65,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sleaford And District Talking Newspaper Association

This group will provide a recorded news service to visually impaired people. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of recording and audio equipment as well as general running costs.

£1,842 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chesterfield Mencap

The project aims to create a community restaurant, kitchen and social area, staffed by people with learning difficulties. There will also be an on site creche, crisis telephone line and training facilies. The one year grant is for the purchase of a new bu

£289,287 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Nottinghamshire Deaf Society

The project seeks to to provide information, training and life skills for people with hearing difficulties. The grant, over three years, is for a part-time project manager, a part-time information officer, and a full-time information officer, office equip

£155,825 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mansfield Area Society For The Deaf

To employ a sign language interpreter to provide a confidential interpreting service for hearing impaired people. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of the interpreter and administration/development worker, training and travel expenses.

£84,388 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Self Help Team

This project will assist in the relocation of the organisation to larger premises from which they can improve their services to self help groups. The one year grant, is for one full time project co-ordinator and one part time admin assistant as well as re

£50,352 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Katie Foxon's Holidays for Sick Children

To provide a second holiday caravan with which the organisation can provide discounted holidays for seriously ill children, and children with long-term illnesses. The one year grant will cover the the cost of the caravan.

£10,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 British Acoustic Neuroma Association

To improve Acoustic Neuroma aftercare by purchasing Facial Trophic Stimulators which will be loaned to patients with facial palsy and used under physiotherapy management. The one year grant will pay for 23 Facial Trophic Stimulators and accessories.

£4,918 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Teamwork Wellingborough

This project will enable the group to move to larger premises and provide job training to unemployed people with disabilities. The grant, over three years is for the cost of a new building, training and travel expenses for beneficiaries.

£211,935 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Centre For Unemployed Workers Management Association

This project will expand the current health advice, information and counselling service. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of office equipment, running costs and salaries of four full time and four part time workers.

£273,148 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derbyshire Coalition for Inclusive Living

To develop a personal support service, run by and for disabled people. The grant, over three years, is for six full time workers, running expenses, information materials and training.

£341,300 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Liburd Community Room

The project will provide a coach with disabled access to enable more disabled users to attend activities The grant, over three years, is for coach hire.

£13,930 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Charnwood School For Parents

The project will involve parents in improving opportunities for the development of children with cerebral palsy. The grant, over three years, is for the salary costs of a full time team leader.

£80,427 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lincoln Area Dial-A-Ride Ltd

The project will provide adapted door to door transport to people with disabilities and will allow other organisations to use the vehicles. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of three specially adapted vehicles.

£75,935 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chesterfield Tinnitus Support Group

This group will promote self help services for sufferers of tinnitus. The one year grant is for computer equipment and general running costs.

£8,473 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Home-Start Lincoln

This project will expand volunteer home supprt service to families under stress. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of one full-time organiser and part-time secretarial support, training and running costs.

£78,953 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leonard Cheshire Services In Leicestershire

This project will provide a respite facility for disabled people and their carers. The one year grant, is for the purchase and refurbishment of a property in Leicestershire, the salary of a part-time officer and running costs.

£37,170 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Daventry Area Community Transport

This project will provide an additional vehicle for an existing community transport scheme. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of a vehicle and associated costs.

£39,038 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derbyshire Autistic Support Group

This project will work towards meeting the needs of carers of people with Autism. The grant, over three years, is for salary costs of a full-time project co-ordinator and part-time administrative assistant, office equipment, training and running costs.

£147,280 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chesterfield and District Community Transport

The project will enable the Shopmobility group to expand their wheelchair loan scheme. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of wheelchairs and scooters and the employment of a Shopmobility organiser.

£74,052 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Exercise for the Heart

This project will rehabilitate people who have suffered heart problems by providing exercise and advice. The grant, over one year, is for exercise equipment, training and running costs.

£5,485 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 St Ann's Resource And Advice Centre

The project will enable the continuation of the provision of an outreach and advice service to people suffering serious health problems. The grant, over two years, is for the salaries and oncosts of staff.

£110,089 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The United Kingdom's Disabled People's Council

To provide training, advice and support for new groups run by disabled people, and to create an information resource for disability groups. The grant, over three years, is to set up an information centre and employ three full time and one part time member

£477,058 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dronfield And District Access Group

The project will enable disabled people to receive information on services. The grant, over one year is for the salary of one part-time researcher/trainer, consultancy, promotional materials, training and travel expenses.

£19,506 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Corby Association for Mental Health

The project will enable the Mental Health group to improve their premises and provide additional staff. The grant, over three years, is for the refurbishment of a building, office equipment and two full-time salaries.

£87,174 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 O S C A Oundle Special Children's Association

To purchase a minibus which will provide opportunities for disabled children and their families and will be widely used by other organisations in the area. The grant, over two years, will cover the cost of a minibus, office equipment, camera and camcorder

£37,746 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Volunteer Centre Buxton & District

The project will expand the existing voluntary transport scheme and provide accessible transport. The grant, over three years, is for the employment of a co-ordinator,and the purchase of a vehicle, general running expenses, training and travel costs.

£101,709 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 East Midlands Shape

The group will create publicity material to increase disability awareness and challenge prejudices. The grant, over two years, is for the salary of a full-time co-ordinator, running costs, office equipment and production of promotional materials.

£116,235 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 East Park Activity Group

Specialised staff and equipment will provide activities for young Asian adults with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of two part-time staff, computer equipment, running expenses and training costs.

£25,997 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Umbrella

The project will enable young disabled people to access mainstream recreational facilities. The grant, over three years, is for four part-time posts, office equipment, running costs, promotional materials and travel and training costs.

£122,560 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bingham & District Branch Of Arthritis Care

The project will provide for the production of a newsletter and the expansion of self-help activities. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment and running costs.

£7,760 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sexual Health Focus Group

This project will establish a group run by disabled people which addresses their sexual and human relationship needs. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a health worker, running costs and training.

£76,012 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Karma Nirvana

This group will provide health/fitness sessions and a befriending/counselling service to Black and Asian women and improve access to health and support services. The grant, over three years, is for three salaries, running costs and office equipment.

£125,340 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Access Bolsover

This project will allow the group to produce and distribute an access guide for disabled people. The grant, over one year, is for running costs to collect survey data, and to print and distribute an access guide for disabled people.

£8,615 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hearing Help (Amber Valley)

This project will create an accessible resource and recreation centre for hearing impaired people. The one year grant is for a new building and the purchase of practical aids.

£66,762 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Community Transport Swadlincote

This project will provide a permanent base for a community transport group and help other groups in the area. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of a site and the building costs of a garage and office equipment.

£190,080 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lincoln Talking Newspaper

This project will enable Lincoln Talking Newspaper to continue and improve its services for blind and partially sighted people. The grant, over one year, is for the conversion of two rooms into a production studio.

£2,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lutterworth Volunteer Bureau

This project will enable the bureau to improved provide transport for people with disabilities, elderly people and those with mental health problems. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of two vehicles.

£69,522 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 St Gabriel's Community Centre

The project will provide a women's health service, giving health education and training, to all women particularly young Asian women. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a women's health project co-ordinator.

£53,701 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Palate And Lip Society

This group wlil provide information, newsletters and leaflets on cleft lip and palate healthcare and provide networking for sufferers. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment, general running expenses and information, education and promotiona

£3,809 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Melton Mowbray Gateway Club

This club provides respite care and leisure and recreational activities for people with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, is for the part-time salary of the project leader, training, travel and transport for beneficiaries.

£6,339 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leicester Volunteer Centre

The project will encourage people with experience of mental health issues to assist in voluntary services. The grant, over three years, is for two full-time posts, refurbishment costs, office equipment, running costs, promotional materials and training an

£150,919 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 LAMP

This group will provide a mobile information service on mental health issues. The grant, over three years, is for two full-time and one part-time salaries, the purchase of a van, recruitment costs, running costs, promotional materials and training and tra

£227,694 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Gainsborough Hearing Helpline

Funding to improve environmental conditions of hearing impaired people and to offer publicity and training to people who deal with deaf people. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of loop systems, doorbells, training costs and producing promo

£3,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 DYNAH (Do You Need A Hand)

A home care scheme for elderly and disabled people helping with minor household repairs using volunteer support. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of a scheme co-ordinator and an administrator, training and running costs and the purchase of

£159,922 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Belgrave Adventure Playground

This group will provide specially designed adventure play equipment and play activities for disabled young people. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of specialist equipment and the salary of a playleader.

£90,229 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bassetlaw Fashion Service For The Disabled

This project will expand a fashion service for disabled people and increase awareness of its existence and usefulness. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full time adviser.

£36,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 For Mothers By Mothers

This group will establish a conference for mothers and social work professionals leading to a register of support groups, and a phone helpline for mothers of sexually abused children. The grant, over three years, is to purchase computer equipment, and run

£7,362 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Melton Young Singles Trust

This project will help homeless people improve their lives and provide them with the opportunities to live independently. The grant. over three years, is for the salary of a part-time worker and the purchase of kitchen equipment.

£3,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Amber Valley Community Transport

The project will provide a replacement minibus for people with learning difficulties in a rural area The one year grant is for the purchase of a vehicle.

£29,700 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Clay Cross Playgroup

To extend services to children with special educational needs and integrate them with mainstream pre-school children. The grant, over three years, is for salary costs of two part-time posts, equipment and general running costs.

£23,920 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Northamptonshire Council For The Disabled

The project will develop a computer data base used to collect and store information on disability related issues The grant, over one year, is to purchase computer equipment and for project running costs.

£7,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Artlink East

The project will extend current work which gives disabiled people more access to, and greater involvement in, the arts. The grant, over three years, is for four salaries, running costs and training.

£199,863 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D I A L Northamptonshire Daventry Branch

This group will provide information and advice on all aspects of disability for people with disabilities and carers. The grant, over three years is for computer equipment, training and travel expenses as well as promotional material costs.

£2,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Worksop and Retford Housing Project

To purchase and refurbish a house to provide accommodation to young, pregnant, homeless women in Bassetlaw. The grant, over one year, is for buying and refurbishing the property.

£140,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Nottingham Agenda

To provide health and safety workshops, counselling, information and support for women who have been subjected to domestic violence. The grant, over three years, is for two full-time salaries, running costs and office equipment.

£139,204 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Nottingham and Notts Kidney Patients Association

The project will allow kidney patients and their carers the chance of an annual holiday each year with necessary equipment. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of a kidney machine and specialist chairs, refurbishment of their holiday home, and m

£45,350 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Parkinson's Disease Society Derby Branch

To provide a day care centre for sufferers of Parkinson's disease and respite service to carers. The grant, over three years, for the salaries and running costs required to run the centre.

£12,387 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derby Shopmobility

The project will provide a portacabin to store electric wheelchairs and train volunteers to help disabled shoppers in Derby. The grant, over one year, is for new storage facilities, office equipment and other running costs.

£10,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Watford Village Hall Committee

The project will provide a kitchen and central heating system for a new village hall in a small village which has no other communal building. The grant, over one year, is for the installation of a new kitchen and central heating system.

£9,800 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derby African Association

This project aims to improve the health of people of African origin living in Derby. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full-time health care worker, running costs and respite care expenses.

£42,975 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Newfoundpool Senior Citizens Umbrella Group

The project will provide a building and transport for several groups of elderly and disabled people. The grant, over three years, is for the construction of new premises, mini bus, running costs and part-time salary expenses.

£254,758 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mablethorpe Day Centre

Provide a community transport service to enable disabled and elderly people to use the Day Centre. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of a replacement minibus and payment of insurance costs.

£32,347 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Age Concern Measham

The project is to set up an 'Ageing Well' project to promote better health amongst older people. The grant, over two years, is for one part-time worker, office equipment and running costs.

£46,351 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derbyshire Dales Careline

The project is a telephone service to check on housebound elderly and disabled people who live in dispersed rural communities. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a project coordinator and other running costs.

£16,041 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 British Red Cross

The grant, over three years, will be used to extend an existing building, purchase a vehicle, office equipment, salary costs, mobility/independent living aids and general running costs.

£76,110 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hinckley And District Toy Library

The project will purchase specialist toys for disabled young people. The grant, over one year, is for the purchase of toys and equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Greenaway Workshop

The project is to improve the facilities of the workshop for disabled people. The one year grant, is for an adapted printing machine.

£20,175 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Nottingham Vietnamese Community Project

The project will appoint a full-time health worker to provide interpretation and communication help. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a worker, a vehicle, office equipment, posters/leaflets, running costs and the recruitment and training

£83,715 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mansfield & District Samaritans

Project will provide additional phone line support facilities and increase awareness of the reasons for potential suicides. The grant, over three years, is for running expenses, training costs and production of leaflets.

£75,550 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Derby Deaf Children's Society

The project will provide transport costs for low income carers of deaf children to access a new support centre. The one year grant is for transport and the cost of car seats.

£3,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Clay Cross And District Handicap Club

The project will provide transport, socialising and entertainment for the disabled club. The grant, over three years, is for running expenses, transport and wheelchairs.

£9,428 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Action Homeless (Leicester) Limited

This project will provide support staff to work with homeless drug and substance mis-users. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a full-time project worker, running costs, promotional materials, training and travel expenses.

£88,134 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Friends Of Bladon House School

Provide additional education facilities for children who have special educational and special health needs. The grant, over one year, will pay for soft play equipment.

£13,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Beauchamp Physically Handicapped Group

The project will provide social contact and activities for disabled and housebound people. The grant, over three years, is for the costs of hiring a specially adapted ambulance.

£5,405 Community Fund