Lottery grants awarded to Northern Ireland in 1996

473 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
19 Dec 1996 St Patrick's Community Centre

Equipment Purchase - Lighting, Seats, Tables

£25,807 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 St Catherine's Concert Band

Equipment - Instruments

£19,893 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 The Production Company

New Work - Drama 'Hunger'

£17,297 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 Northern Visions Ltd.

Film - 4 short drama/documentary

£53,595 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 Garvagh Community Set Dancing Club

Equipment - Sound equipment

£7,000 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 Opera Northern Ireland

New Work - New Opera to Northern Ireland Idomeneo

£35,932 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 Antrim Borough Council / Ulster Orchestra

Commissioning of New work of music

£2,248 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
19 Dec 1996 Armagh Breague Pipe Band

Equipment - Musical instruments

£6,530 Arts Council of Northern Ireland
17 Dec 1996 River Valley Development Association Ltd

River Valley Development (Hanna's Close)

£124,500 Heritage Lottery Fund
17 Dec 1996 Parish of Clonduff

Parish of Clonduff, St John's Church & St Mary's Church - Repairs and Renovations

£325,100 Heritage Lottery Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Belfast West

Provides home visits, courses, social opportunities and respite holidays promoting self-help and independence for arthritis sufferers. The grant, over three years, will be used to support the development of the work of the branch.

£3,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Northern Ireland Region ME Association

This project supports ME sufferers and their carers. The grant over one year will pay for a health workers' training course on the treatment of ME, plus running costs to develop the work of the association.

£14,200 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Praxis Care Group

An action research project on self-advocacy for people with mental health problems. This two year grant will pay for office equipment, salaries, training and running costs.

£84,395 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Northern Ireland Hospice

The organisation will provide a 'hospice at home' service to improve choice and quality of service for terminally ill people. The grant, over three years, will cover salaries, running costs and training.

£434,049 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Home-Start Down District

A volunteer support service to families with young children or members with learning difficulties. This one year grant will pay for the training costs of volunteers and respite care for families.

£17,380 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Northern Ireland Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux

This umbrella organisation provides training and development to support the twenty-eight locally based citizens advice bureaux in Northern Ireland. The grant, over one year, will be used to employ a project worker to develop and publish self-help material

£31,243 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Crossroads Caring For Carers ( N I ) Ltd

This pilot scheme will identify young carers within Northern Ireland and establish the level of support they require. The grant, over three years, will provide a salary for a development worker and cover running costs.

£81,004 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Down And Connor Pioneer Association

The group promotes awareness of drug and alcohol abuse issues among young people. The grant, over three years, is to employ an education officer to deliver a school based alcohol and drugs programme.

£143,170 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care

An organisation promoting the health, well being and independence of people with arthritis. The grant, over three years, will be used to fund three salaries, purchase office equipment and develop services particularly in some rural areas.

£139,860 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Newry And District Community Service Council

The group provides a day centre offering a wide range of activities for the young, the disabled and the elderly. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ drivers for a rural transport scheme for disabled people.

£42,964 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Northern Ireland Community Addiction Service Ltd

A project working with elderly people with addiction problems. The grant, over three years, will provide the salary for a counsellor for the elderly and cover running costs.

£84,178 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Share

A residential centre providing holiday accommodation and outdoor pursuit activities for people with disabilities and people without disabilities. The one year grant is to purchase a bus.

£42,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Rainbow Project N.Ireland

The group promotes sexual health within the gay community in Northern Ireland. The grant, over two years, will be used to support salary, equipment and running costs.

£88,426 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Hemi - Help Northern Ireland

This is a support group for parents of and children with hemiplegia, providing a telephone help line, activities for children plus educational work with teachers and health workers. The grant, over one year, will purchase equipment and materials, support

£14,657 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Cedar Foundation

An organisation working in partnership with people who have physical disabilities by developing services that promote choice, opportunity, independence and equality. The grant, over two years, will fund a pilot programme facilitating the first personal as

£101,539 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Aisling Centre Company Limited

A counselling, information and support service for people suffering stress, bereavement, alienation, sickness or sexual abuse. The grant, over one year, will be used to extend and improve the centre.

£120,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Britain & Northern Ireland

The organisation provides support and recreational activities for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers and their carers. The grant, over three years, will purchase a vehicle and pay the salary of a driver.

£78,909 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Antrim Hospital Radio

Delivers a free radio service to hospital patients. The grant, for one year, will purchase sound equipment and cabling.

£9,800 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Extra Care For Elderly People Ltd

The grant, over two years, will fund a pilot 'Homecare' respite service to the family carers of older dependant people in Armagh and Dungannon.

£165,181 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Money And Relationship Counselling

A free service that addresses the practical and relationship problems that effect families and individuals in debt. The grant, over three years, will employ a family care worker, a part-time stress counsellor and provide administrative support.

£48,184 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Society of Parents & Friends of Muckamore Abbey

A support service which befriends and provides advocacy for residents of the hospital and improves opportunities for those people who will return to live in the community. The grant, over one year, is for the development and delivery of individual trainin

£12,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Multi-Cultural Resource Centre

An organisation that offers a wide range of support services to the community. The grant, over three years, will be used to provide support costs for a health education/information project plus fund salaries of staff to work with people from ethnic minori

£155,275 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Lifestart

A home based early learning programme for children from birth to five years of age. The grant, over two years, will be used to develop information and support materials for parents of children with disabilities and provide training for staff and volunteer

£16,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Orchardville Society

This group provide employment and training opportunities for people with severe learning difficulties, increasing independence and self sufficiency. The grant, over three years, will provide training premises, one full-time and one part-time worker and ru

£128,946 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Action MS

An information, research, counselling and support service for people living with multiple sclerosis. The grant, over three years, will support a holiday respite programme for people with multiple sclerosis and their carers.

£75,479 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Families In Contact

The group provides recreational opportunities and holidays for the families with children with disabilities. The one year grant will pay for office equipment, running costs and training materials.

£5,110 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Newtownabbey Community Network

A transport project offering greater freedom to people with limited mobility. The grant, over three years, is for a trailer and five mobility scooters, a project co-ordinator and running costs.

£98,890 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Welcome Trust Ltd

The project provides activities for people with learning difficulties of all ages and respite care for their carers. The one year grant will purchase a vehicle.

£27,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 North West Deaf Association

The project enables deaf people to pursue language and cultural activities and offers mutual support and new opportunities. The one year grant will purchase a minibus.

£18,234 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Cruse Bereavement Care

A counselling and information service supporting people who have been bereaved. The grant, over three years, will be used to develop training and provide support costs for a regional child bereavement service.

£36,017 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Derry Well Woman Centre

A community based health initiative providing practical services, campaigning and health promotion. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ two key staff to support a range of local projects.

£112,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Royal Mencap Society

The group campaigns for rights and services for people with a learning disability. The grant, over two years, will be used to employ staff and provide running costs.

£150,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Age Concern, Gortin

The group organises social day care for elderly and disabled people. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase a minibus.

£29,842 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Association for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus

The association provides an advice and information service for children and adults with primary hydrocephalus. This three year grant will pay for salaries, running costs, training and travel.

£74,635 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Carmen Trust

A community service scheme providing services and transport for people who are disabled. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase a new vehicle for a community transport scheme.

£28,200 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Neighbourhood Development Association

An independent advice centre offering an outreach service to people with disabilities and their carers. The grant, over three years, will provide a salary for a development worker and running costs.

£53,325 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 123 House Company Limited

The project is a community-based health awareness programme. The grant, for one year, is for a part-time health worker, office equipment and running costs.

£19,350 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Shopmobility Bangor Ltd

This one year grant will purchase a new vehicle for a transport service for people with limited mobility.

£25,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Banbridge Area Carers Support Group

The one year grant will pay for office equipment, salaries and running costs which will enable the organisation to expand the services to carers in the area. .

£10,172 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Larne Branch of Arthritis Care

The group provides support for people suffering from arthritis, through self-management courses, information and meetings. The grant, over three years, will be used to develop the work of the branch.

£6,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 N I Assoc For Mental Health Downpatrick Branch

This support group offers a range of opportunities for families with members who have mental illness. The grant, over three years, will extend the facilities and provide transport and holidays.

£9,425 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Holywood Citizens Advice Bureau

A free service providing information and advice on social and welfare issues. The grant, over three years, is to employ an outreach worker and provide support costs.

£45,595 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Blind Centre For Northern Ireland

A range of direct support services is provided by this organisation to the blind and visually impaired. The grant, over three years will be used to provide a holiday chalet for visually impaired people and employ a projects officer to develop the facilit

£130,236 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Stepping Stone Action for Mental Health

The group identifies and seeks to address mental health needs in the Brownlow area through projects working with adults and children. The grant, over two years, will be used to employ a child therapist and a part-time development worker/counsellor.

£72,175 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Down's Syndrome Association

A support project for young people with Down's Syndrome promoting self-esteem and independence plus improving advice and support to those with speech difficulties. The grant, over three years, will pay for two staff salaries plus running costs, training a

£145,523 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Age Concern Cookstown

This organisation provides luncheon clubs and develops services and activities for older people. This one year grant is to purchase a minibus.

£26,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Leonard Cheshire Disability

This organisation provides residential accommodation, sheltered housing, independent living schemes and personal support services for people with disabilities. This one year grant will be used to employ a self help facilitator and purchase a minibus.

£63,131 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Newington Day Centre

The project will establish an appropriately resourced carers' service. The grant, over two years, will provide salaries and support running costs.

£73,614 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Meningitis Research Foundation

An organisation fighting Meningitis through research and by raising public awareness. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ a worker and to provide transport.

£50,865 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Omagh Independent Advice Services

An advice service for people with learning problems and/or physical disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for refurbishment and support costs.

£58,389 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Disability Action (N.I.)

An umbrella organisation working to ensure people with disabilities attain their full rights as citizens. The grant, over three years, will be used to set up a transitional programme for young disabled people into adulthood.

£128,085 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Springfield Charitable Association

A group which provides a wide range of daycare services in the community. The grant, over three years, is to employ a deputy day care manager and a co-ordinator.

£73,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Stepping Stones NI

The group provides training and supported employment opportunities for adults with learning disabilities. The grant, over one year, will be used to refurbish premises as a craft workshop, shop and cafe.

£166,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Derg Valley Care

This organisation will provide a domicilliary and daycare service for older people and people with disabilities. The three year grant will pay for a new building, salaries and running costs.

£85,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Challenge A NI Charity For People With Learning Disabilities

This organisation provides a range of direct services to assist people with learning disabilities of all ages. The grant, over one year, will purchase a bungalow in order to provide respite accomodation for people with profound learning difficulties and b

£78,300 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 A Positive Life

This organisation provides health information, advice and support to people living with HIV, their carers and their families. The grant, over three years, will employ a support worker and part fund the support service.

£121,851 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Antrim Arthritis Care

The group provides support for arthritis sufferers through social outings, meetings and home support. The grant, over three years, will be used to support respite holidays.

£4,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Benburb Community Playgroup

This organisation provides playgroup facilities for children with special needs. This one year grant, will fund specialised equipment and staff training.

£2,570 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Cookstown Citizens' Advice Bureau

A free service providing information and advice on social and welfare issues. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full time worker and provide support costs.

£49,760 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Bridge Community Association

A project providing a range of community services. The grant, for one year, will provide the salary of a programme manager and running costs for a carers project.

£32,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 St Matthew's Special School

A club which integrates able-bodied and disabled children. The one year grant will fund a part time salary and cover running costs.

£3,499 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Open Arts

This organisation provides arts information and arts workshops for disabled people. The grant, over three years, will be used to employ part-time workshop facilitators in both music and the visual arts.

£60,600 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care

This organisation provides information and access to self management courses and support meetings for members. The grant, over three years, will be used to develop and expand the services offered by the group.

£3,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Lurgan And Craigavon Branch Of Arthritis Care

The group provides information, social support and home care visitors for arthritis sufferers. The grant, over three years, will fund respite holidays for sufferers.

£6,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 British Red Cross Western

The grant, over three years, will be used to establish a respite daycare facility for pre-school children who have special needs.

£32,501 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Belfast South East

The group provides advice, information and social opportunities for people suffering from arthritis. The grant, for three years, will provide running costs.

£1,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Skiability

The group enables disabled people to participate in ski-ing. The grant, for one year, will purchase skis designed for use by people with disabilities.

£4,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Churchtown Community Association

A range of community services are offered by this group including transport for elderly and disabled people. This one year grant will be used to purchase a minibus.

£35,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 British Deaf Association

A representative body for deaf and hearing impaired people in the U.K who aim to advance and protect the rights of deaf people. The grant, over three years, will be used to fund two salaries and to establish 'visible voices', an advocacy project for deaf

£148,032 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Jointz Young Arthritis Carers Parent Group In N Ireland

A support service for parents and carers of children with arthritis. The grant, over one year, will provide holidays for families who have a child with arthritis.

£3,900 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Action Cancer

This organisation initiates, supports and promotes research into the treatment of cancer and provides screening for cancer and other allied diseases. The grant, over three years, will be used to implement a testicular and prostrate cancer education, advic

£96,400 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Newry Hospice

This organisation provides care for people who are terminally ill. The grant, over three years, will be used to set up and staff a day care centre.

£206,922 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care

This umbrella group provides support for the work of Arthritis Care through fundraising events, and acting as a focus for local branch committes. The grant, over three years, will be used to produce information material, provide small grants for independe

£10,235 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Northlands

The organisation provides support and training to primary workers in the area of alcohol and substance misuse. The grant, over three years, will pay for a new staff member and running costs.

£87,426 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Muscular Dystrophy Group of Great Britian and Northern Irela

A training project for medical personnel and paramedics working with people with muscular dystrophy. This three year grant will pay for the salaries and running costs of a muscle clinic liaison therapist.

£62,282 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Home Start Newry And Mourne

A health and disability training project for Home Start volunteers working with disadvantaged families. The grant, over three years, is for equipment, training fees and running costs.

£10,389 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Benburb Centre

Provides a range of community services for local voluntary and community groups. The grant, over one year, will contribute towards the costs of establishing a sensory garden offering special features meaningful to people with sensory impairments.

£15,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Banbridge & District Citizens Advice Bureau

The three year grant will pay for office equipment and a salary to provide an outreach service to people in isolated areas.

£39,805 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Age Concern Irvinestown

This organisation provides social and recreational facilities for people on low income and older people. This three year grant will be used to purchase equipment and contribute towards running costs.

£31,182 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 North West Forum Of People With Disabilities

A project that campaigns for the rights of disabled people, aiming to raise awareness and be an effective influence on policy and services. The grant, over three years, is to employ a development worker and to provide support costs.

£102,461 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Belfast Group Of C A B

Community care advocacy project giving benefits advice and infomation to housebound, elderly, disabled people and their carers in West Belfast. The grant, over three years, is for staff, computer equipment and running costs.

£29,185 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Chest, Heart And Stroke Club

Regular activities, events, workshops and holidays are provided for people who have had strokes and their carers. The grant, over three years, will be used to support holidays, purchase equipment and cover running costs.

£9,352 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Londonderry Citizens Advice Bureau

A specialist advice service is provided by this organisation which is aimed at people with disabilities and their carers. This grant, over three years, will provide a salary for a full time advice worker and also cover running costs.

£46,884 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Limavady Branch

This organisation provides self-help services for arthritis sufferers. The grant, over three years, will be used to support transport costs, home visits and provide information materials.

£4,100 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Age Concern Feeney

The project provides a luncheon club and social activities for vulnerable elderly people in rural areas. The grant, over one year, will pay for kitchen equipment and cover running costs.

£7,590 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Derry Healthy Cities

The project organises awareness raising activities and events, disseminates information and supports community based initiatives. The grant, over three years, is to employ a community health worker and provide running costs to develop a community health s

£98,345 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Mind Yourself !

The organisation will establish an independent advocacy service and support group for health service users. The three year grant will fund office equipment, salaries, running costs and training.

£99,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Fermanagh Women's Network

The network facilitates the development of locally based women's groups and offers information, advice, training and education opportunities. The grant, over three years, is to employ a health development worker and provide administrative support.

£92,500 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 The Arthritis Care Ballycastle Branch

Promotes the health, well being and independence of people suffering from the effects of arthritis. This one year grant will be used to develop the work of the branch.

£2,000 Community Fund
16 Dec 1996 Parents & Friends of Glenside & Iona House

This three year grant will fund holidays for people with learning disabilities.

£15,455 Community Fund