Lottery grants awarded to London in 1996

816 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 Harrow Aphasia Self-Help Group

A self-help group for those who have had stroke or a brain tumour and who suffer from aphasia (a disorder of the central nervous system that affects the ability to speak and understand). The three year grant will pay for speech equipment and general runni

£881 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chingford Work Centre For The Elderly

The organisation provides occupational therapy for elderly people. The grant, over three years, is for refurbishing a building and making it accessible for wheelchair users, the purchase of a minibus and running costs.

£44,635 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chalk Farm Oasis

Offers care, support and companionship in a safe and friendly environment for AIDS and HIV sufferers. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of two development workers, general running costs and office equipment.

£97,300 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cancer Black Care

Organisation provides a cancer support service to black people and wants to expand its services. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a full time counsellor/group facilitator and contribute towards general running costs.

£78,716 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Carers Bromley

To offer services to young carers looking after one or both parents, including respite care, advice and information. The grant, over three years, will pay for two staff salaries, the purchase of office equipment and general running costs.

£98,334 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Beside

The organisation provides support for people suffering from mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will pay for salaries for two posts, running costs and communication aids to continue and extend a mental health befriending scheme.

£99,362 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D I A L (Havering)

The organisation promotes disability awareness and gives information and advice to people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase a vehicle and equipment and pay the running costs for a mobile information service for peopl

£52,811 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Royal Mencap Society

To appoint regional family advisors, who will set up teams to visit beneficiaries and provide information and advice on rights and benefit entitlements so people can make more informed choices. The one year grant will be used for the salaries and training

£140,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Angel Way Centre Management Committee

This is a new organisation being set up by disabled people to provide accommodation for voluntary organisations, training facilities, respite care and social support. This one year grant is for the refurbishment costs.

£115,778 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Richard House Trust

The organisation provides residential hospice and day care for children with life limiting and life threatening medical conditions. They will build and equip a respite hospice. The grant, for two years, will be used to build and equip a new hospice, the

£616,318 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Merton Association For Independent Access

The advocacy scheme to provide advocates and run training for disabled people in self advocacy. The grant, over three year, is for the salaries of two workers as well as equipment, training and running costs.

£120,528 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Down's Syndrome Association

To support and develop localised membership groups and activities for people with Down's Syndrome and their families in line with the expressed needs of that community, such as ethnicity or location. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of fiv

£397,912 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Brent Association Of Disabled People

An information and support service for people with disabilities. The organisation will establish an independent living project to support and train users to take advantage of the new Community Care Act. The grant, for three years, will pay for the salary

£113,709 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Family Action

To set up four Well Family projects in GP surgeries around the country. The project will be piloted by the organisation as a working model of family support within a national primary care setting. The grant, over three years, will be used for running cos

£610,865 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Action Disability Kensington and Chelsea

Provides information, advice, employment and training support and other activities and services to people with physical, sensory and hidden disabilities. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of computer and training equipment, the salary of a

£49,197 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Workforce

To support trainees to enable them to complete courses and training. The one year grant will pay the salary of a full time advocacy and welfare worker and running costs.

£43,375 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lewisham Victims Support Scheme

The organisation offers a comprehensive service to victims of crime. This one year grant is for the purchase of a larger and more accessible building.

£49,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Citizens Advocacy Information And Training

To develop an effective evaluation system for advocacy schemes for people with mental health problems. The grant, over one year, will pay for the salary of an evaluation officer, the production of educational material and general running costs.

£36,179 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Britain & Northern Ireland

The organisation provides a range of services and therapies for people with multiple sclerosis. The one year grant will be used to build a new therapy room and to pay for removal and relocation costs in order to expand the existing service.

£93,187 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 People Care Association

Provides social and transport services for elderly people and people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for three vehicles and their running costs.

£114,509 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Harington Scheme

The organisation aims to help young people with learning difficulties into employment and independent living. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part time clerical assistant and freelance workers and for the purchase of equipment.

£69,607 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Parents of Autistic Children Together in Barking & Dagenham

The group provides support, advice and information to families and friends of autistic children. The grant, over three years, will pay for training and general running costs.

£7,808 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Peter Pan Trust

Provides a residential home and day care facilities for adults with profound learning difficulties. The grant, over one year, will be used to build a multi-sensory room and provide equipment.

£30,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shared World Holidays

The organisation provides educational holidays for small groups of people with learning disabilities, which gives respite to carers. The three year grant is for a contribution towards the costs of holidays in the UK.

£7,702 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 First Step Trust

The group works with people with mental health problems and other disabilities to improve their access to employment, housing, training and social activities. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of printing equipment, salaries and running cos

£189,100 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Caribbean Pensioners & Friends

Project will expand current service escorting users to and from the centre. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a worker to accompany users.

£37,203 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 African Community Involvement Association

The organisation supports African people affected by HIV and AIDS. They will expand services to meet the needs of their clients. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of two full time workers, research and consultancy.

£145,333 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 St Lukes Parochial Trust

The organisation runs a day care centre and provides financial assistance to the elderly and to people with disabilities. The one year grant will be used to refurbish the centre.

£100,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Haringey Phoenix Group

Provides a support and information service to visually impaired people. The group will expand the existing service to cater for ethnic minorities and refugees. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of two part time workers, a minibus, the

£125,077 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hounslow Law Centre Limited

Provides free legal advice to individuals and community agencies. The organisation will establish a welfare rights advice service for housebound people and their carers. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time welfare rights advisor/home vis

£83,902 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sahara Asian Project (Carers and Young People)

Provides information, advice, training and support to Asian carers. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ an advice and information worker, provide administrative support, office equipment and furniture, and running costs.

£162,025 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dial Waltham Forest

The organisation provides free, impartial and confidential advice and information to people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, is to purchase a vehicle and equipment and for the salary of a full time advice worker to provide a mobile informat

£139,293 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bromley By Bow Centre

To establish a health and supported exercise resource centre. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of two workers, office and fitness equipment and general running costs.

£191,835 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 London Ex Prisoner of War Association

To fund the organisation's running expenses, which will enable them to continue to promote and maintain the fellowship and welfare of all ex-prisoners of war. The one year grant will pay for running expenses, the organisation's annual Christmas dinner and

£2,027 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Kingston Bereavement Service

Provides support and counselling to bereaved people. The grant, over three years, will cover the running costs of holding supervision meetings to support and guide volunteer counsellors.

£35,143 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Brixton Sheltered Street Scheme

The organisation provides supported housing to elderly and disabled people in their own homes. The three year grant will be used to employ a second community worker to extend the service to a greater number of housebound people.

£57,075 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 MIND In Camden

Provides a range of support services to people with mental health problems. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a part time counselling co-ordinator, training and running costs to develop the project.

£123,965 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Beckenham and District M I N D

To set up an educational programme tailored to the needs of people with long term mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of two education workers, refurbishment work and the purchase of computer and training equipme

£95,273 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 S H A D, Hounslow

The organisation provides independent living services to severely physically disabled adults. The grant, over three years, is to employ two part time staff, and pay for running costs, which will enable the group to provide a half way house between residen

£121,529 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bexley Tinnitus Support Group

To raise awareness of the condition and reach new people. This one year grant, is for the purchase of a photocopier and the costs of producing newsletters.

£1,696 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bexley Association Of Disabled People

Provides a shopmobility scheme and advice, information and support on disability matters. The grant, over one year, will be used for computer and office equipment.

£5,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sutton Mencap

Provides information, advice, support and a range of activities for children, young people and carers. This grant, over one year, is for refurbishment and improving the accessibility of a building which will provide space for a range of activities and ser

£250,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Renate Campbell Trust

The organisation provides training for signers and assistance to the hard of hearing. They will use the grant to appoint a temporary fundraiser/administrator. This one year grant is for the fees for a temporary fundraiser/administrator and running costs.

£26,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Positive Partners/Positive Children (P P P C)

The organisation offers support services for families affected by HIV/AIDS. The project is to develop a creche for children in these families. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of equipment and toys and the salaries of two full time child c

£104,268 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Enfield Disability Action

The organisation provides advice on grants and disability issues to disability groups. The one year grant will pay for a feasibility study for a physical and sensory disability community centre.

£21,710 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bethany House

Provides safe, temporary shelter for women and children who are vulnerable to domestic violence. It supports vulnerable families through counselling, childrens' enrichment work and training aids. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a c

£135,237 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Church of England Children's Society

To set up a national training and advice service to address the problem of babies and toddlers not eating, equipping healthcare professionals to help both parents and children. The one year grant will cover salary and training costs of five workers, runni

£114,846 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care - Newham Branch

The organisation promotes the health, well being and independence to those living with arthritis. The grant, over three years, will be used for holidays and respite care in Arthritis Care hotels.

£7,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Drug and Alcohol Service for London Limited

To develop a treatment and education service for women with health problems. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a full time community liaison officer, purchase a computer and pay for running costs.

£79,609 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Huntington's Disease Association

To employ four regional care advisors to provide counselling, advice, support and education to families and professionals concerned with Huntington's Disease. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salaries of four regional care advisors

£197,426 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shobujshathi

The organisation provides advocacy and information to families of disabled Bangladeshi children. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of a full time advocacy worker, a part time administration and information worker and general running costs.

£122,853 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Waltham Forest Association of Disabled People

Provides support, advice and other services and runs an independent living project for disabled people. The grant, over two years, is for the salaries of a co-ordinator and other workers, office equipment and general running costs, to provide an independe

£154,487 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hackney Bereavement Service

A free, confidential counselling and support service for residents in Hackney and the City of London aged over 50. This one year grant is for a computer, printer and contribution to running costs, including library resources.

£9,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 London Brook Advisory Centre

The organisation provides confidential sexual health and advice services to young people under the age of 25. The one year grant will be used to extend and improve the existing facilities by purchasing a building accessible to people with disabilities.

£140,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Link-Up

Provides a range of training, social and support services to people with learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a director and volunteer expenses for the support and befriending scheme.

£75,875 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Victim Support Lambeth

To provide specialist trauma counselling. The grant, over one year, is for fees for freelance workers and a contribution to running costs.

£24,725 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sutton Bereavement Service

Provides support and counselling to people who have suffered bereavement. This grant, over three years, is for fees of sessional professional supervisors and trainers.

£15,020 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 New Islington & Hackney Housing Association

The Association provides affordable housing and supported housing schemes for people in need. The one year grant will be used to provide a multi-sensory room for residents of a nursing home who have dementia.

£6,890 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Action Trust For Blind And Disabled People

To provide a range of services to visual impaired or disabled people. The project will provide a freely available talking news magazine giving information on welfare, arts and leisure, produced by people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, is

£124,612 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Kith And Kids

The organisation assists the integration and acceptance into the community of people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time advocacy development co-ordinator and contribute towards running costs.

£69,366 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Association For Sierra Leonean Refugees (A S L E R)

The organisation provides a range of services to refugees and will expand its mental health and HIV and AIDS prevention services. The grant, over two years, is for the salaries of two part time project workers, and training and refurbishment of the curren

£46,872 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Ellingham Employment Services Limited

Provides vocational training, guidance and counselling programmes and supported employment opportunities for people with severe learning disabilities. The grant, over two years, is for the construction of a purpose-built building, to establish a home care

£255,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Capital Carers. The Caring Link

Provides training, home based respite care and advice to carers. The grant, over three years, will be used to run fund raising activities for the Young Carers Project and pay for the costs of respite care.

£26,828 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Access and Sociability, Kenley (A. S. K.)

This new organisation will provide a transport service for the elderly and for people with disabilities. The one year grant will be used to purchase a minibus, construct a garage, and pay for the salaries of two staff and running costs.

£58,880 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lewisham Voice

The organisation provides a range of support and teaching services, for people with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, is to employ two part time workers and pay for running costs.

£99,017 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bexley Deaf Club

To expand the club's services and produce a newsletter. The grant, over three years, is to purchase computer and office equipment, educational toys and sports equipment, cover general running costs and pay for the production of a newsletter.

£24,518 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Disablement Information Advice Line

The group provides information, advice, advocacy and counselling to disabled people and their carers. The grant, over three years, is for the salary of a part time information officer, equipment and running costs.

£47,264 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 B A C U P

Provides publications, information and counselling services to cancer patients. The grant, over three years, is for office equipment, salaries for additional part time cancer counsellors and a contribution to general running expenses.

£48,973 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 London Lighthouse

Provides care services and support in centres and in people's homes to help those with HIV and AIDS, including respite, convalescent, terminal nursing care, complementary therapies, transport and practical help. The grant, over one year, will pay for a co

£158,427 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shopmobility Barking And Dagenham

The organisation provides mobility equipment to enable local people with disabilities to access shopping facilities and also contacts relevant bodies on their behalf. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time assistant manager, purchase mobili

£90,266 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hackney Association For The Disabled

To install a lift that will enable the organisation to make use of the first floor of its premises. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the purchase, installation and maintenance of a lift.

£38,801 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Assisted Living Foundation

Provides specialist community support to people with dementia and their carers. The project will target Asian and Chinese communities. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the salaries of two part time support workers and general running c

£76,623 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sutton Alliance Of Disabled People

A self-help group of disabled people promoting the rights of disabled people. The group provides training on access and support for other voluntary groups. The grant, over three years, will pay for two salaries and general running costs.

£89,790 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Whitgift S.N.A.P. (Special Needs Activity Project)

The group provides a summer holiday activity programme for young people with physical or learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of three part time project workers and running costs.

£35,545 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Full Of Life

The organisation provides support and advice for parents and carers of children with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will cover purchase of office furniture, running and transportation costs and the salary for an administration worker and sessi

£80,373 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 African Caribbean Womens Development Centre

To enable elderly people to remain in their homes and give disabled people access to the centre. The grant, over three years, is for refurbishment, a minibus, salaries and running costs.

£194,027 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Choice In Hackney

To expand advocacy services and establish an independent living project. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of three part time workers, equipment and running costs.

£178,668 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Brent Deaf People's Group

Provides a self-help and support group for deaf people. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of a resource worker, general running costs and the purchase of communication aids.

£112,298 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Y Touring (Central Y M C A)

To tour England with a health education programme aimed at 14-16 year olds. The programme addresses, in particular, HIV/AIDS issues. The one year grant will cover the running costs of the project.

£8,700 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Anika Patrice Project

The organisation provides support, advice and activities for people from ethnic minorities who have learning difficulties, and their carers. The grant, over three years, is for salaries, training and running costs to expand the services of the project.

£143,349 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Turkish Women's Philanthropic Association Of England

To establish a health awareness programme within the community. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of office equipment, salaries of a part time worker and general running costs.

£41,577 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Tower Hamlets Health Strategy Group

To develop locally controlled health enterprises, specifically targeting the Somali and Bengali communities. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of three development workers, training and general running costs, to develop the Bengali Women's

£118,705 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Wandsworth Homes Association

The organisation provides residential care and support for people with learning difficulties. The grant, over one year, is to purchase computer equipment and to pay for technical support and training to enable residents to develop new communication skills

£19,284 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Linkgraphix

To run courses in desktop publishing, for people with mental health problems, through work experience in a supportive environment. The grant, over two years, is for equipment, the salaries of three workers and running costs.

£155,223 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Equinox Care

The organisation provides residential and support services for people with alcohol-related problems, especially those who are homeless. The one year grant will pay for the installation of a lift at the centre, preparatory building work and associated cost

£46,200 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Harrow Community Transport

The organisation provides transportation to people who through disability are unable to use public transport. This one year grant is for the purchase of three fully accessible twelve seater minibuses to replace existing vehicles.

£99,420 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Westminster Association For Mental Health

The organisation providing care in the community for people with mental health problems. The grant, over three years, is to employ a project worker and a co-odinator, pay for sessional staff and running costs.

£90,994 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Equinox Care

Help street homeless heavy drinkers access services in Brighton. The grant, over three years, is for costs towards building refurbishments, salaries for one full time day centre worker and purchase of communication or other independent living aids.

£115,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Single Homeless Project

Provides care support and housing management to single homeless people. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time peripatetic health worker, pay for consultancy costs, training costs and general running expenses.

£88,514 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mobile Repair Service

The organisation provides a mobile repair service of domestic appliances, a home maintenance service, installs household aids and undertakes accident prevention audits for disabled and elderly people. The grant over three years, is to employ a part time d

£59,992 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Alzheimer's Concern Ealing (ACE)

The organisation provides support for carers and sufferers of dementia. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of one full time and one part time counsellor, and general running costs.

£175,839 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Positively Women

Project to develop the organisations's current service to provide regional and local support to women with HIV/AIDS in areas of greatest isolation and need. This will include a peer support service and the development of local self-help groups. The grant,

£189,015 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Strutton Housing Association

The organisation provides management facilities to other housing providers. The grant, over one year, will fund a pilot community project providing housing and home care support for people with HIV and AIDS, including the salary of a full time tenant serv

£75,288 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Greater London Association Of Alcohol Services

The organisation provides support services to specialist agencies helping people with alcohol problems. The grant, over two years, is to employ a full time alcohol services officer, purchase equipment and cover general running costs.

£59,947 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Kingston Carers Network

The organisation provides information, support and advocacy services to carers. The three year grant will fund the salary of an outreach worker and general running costs to provide a service to carers in their own homes or local community settings, and to

£66,838 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arachne Greek Cypriot Women's Group

The organisation provides services to improve the health and welfare of Greek and Greek Cypriot women. The project will provide advocacy, advice and information. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries of two full time health advocate workers and

£171,109 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Brent African and Caribbean Disabled People's Association

To provide advice and information to enable people to access services. The grant, over three years, is to employ two full time project workers, to purchase equipment and running costs.

£145,457 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Community Life Line

The organisation provides counselling, advice and information to people with drug problems. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for the salaries of three new staff and for general running costs in order to extend the existing services.

£138,419 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Lewisham Independent Living Schemes Users Group

The organisation provides independent living support and advice to disabled people. The grant, over three years, is for the purchase of a printer and the production of a newsletter, publicity and educational materials.

£4,840 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society Orpington Branch

The disease causes immobility of the joints. The project is to fund weekly supervised physiotherapy sessions and social support. This one year grant is for fees and running costs.

£2,900 Community Fund