Lottery grants awarded to South West in 1996

559 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 Forest Of Dean Association For The Visually Impaired

This project will provide information and advice to visually impaired people. The grant over three years will contribute towards running costs and provide for the training and salary of a part-time co-ordinator.

£23,111 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 North Devon Hospice Care Trust

To provide a home based nursing service to terminally ill cancer patients. This one year grant will pay salaries of home care nurses, support staff, training and running costs.

£190,570 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cornwall Friends Mobility Centre

This project will provide an extension for a drop-in centre for people with disabilities. It will also improve the workshop and provide offices. This three year grant will pay the building costs, fund the employment of three workers, go towards the centr

£366,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Headway Bristol

This group, which provides help to those with brain injuries, will improve its volunteer service. This three year grant will fund the costs of employing and training a co-ordinator.

£78,228 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Ilfracombe Voluntary Community Ambulance Association

Project will purchase a specially adapted bus to provide transport for elderly people with disability living in rural areas. The grant over one year is a contribution to a new minibus and a proportion of the running costs.

£12,167 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Winfield Trust

Provision of care, education, training and rehabilitation for people suffering from schizophrenia and other mental illnesses. The grant, over three years, is for the salaries for two full time trainer/counsellors.

£133,527 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cruse Bereavement Care In Cornwall

This counselling service for the bereaved will extend their service and provide a helpline. The grant over three years will provide half the salary costs for a full-time administrator and pay for office equipment, as well as contributing to the costs of p

£22,441 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Games Galore

This project will provide a publishing service for people with learning difficulties. The one year grant will be used to purchase computer equipment, a photocopier and software.

£2,850 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 New Friends Playscheme

Develop play and leisure activities for disabled children and young people. This three year grant will fund a part-time co-ordinator and freelance workers, as well as equipment for the playscheme.

£42,380 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 West Bank League Of Friends

To renovate and refurbish a building for the delivery of additional community facilities for sick, disabled and elderly people and carers. This one year grant will refurbish a building and contribute towards the purchase of equipment.

£176,097 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Look West

This organisation, for children who are visually impaired, will provide a static caravan. The grant, over three years, will provide a specially adapted caravan, site fees and running costs.

£34,817 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Salisbury Mencap Horticulture Trust

To build a new training room and dining room, toilet/shower etc. for use by disabled trainees. Also related accommodation, i.e. office, storage areas, public toilets etc.. A one year grant to build suitably adapted facilities for this group of trainees w

£158,045 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Britain & Northern Ireland

This group will be able to replace one of their vehicles and improve their services by refurbishing their building and taking on a full time co-ordinator. A two year grant buy a minibus, refurbish premises and employ staff to co-ordinate their team of vol

£132,969 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Newquay Mind

To use an allotment, shop and horticultural centre to enable people with mental health problems to rehabilitate through social interaction. The grant, over three years, is to employ two staff, purchase a minibus and computer and provide general running co

£86,819 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Honiton & District Community Transport Association

To provide specialist transport for mobility impaired people and their carers to shops and other amenities. The grant, over three years, will part-pay the costs of providing the transport services.

£15,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cintre Community Ltd

This group helps those with learning and behavioural difficulties and will create a workshop in their residential home. The grant, over one year, will meet the costs of refurbishment.

£7,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Exeter Community Transport Group

This shopmobility project will provide wheelchairs for people with limited mobility. The three year grant will provide for the salary of a full-time co-ordinator and fees for a freelance worker, training costs and provision for wheelchair maintenance.

£55,081 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Two Town Talker

This project will expand a talking magazine for blind and partially sighted people. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for recording equipment and running costs, and refurbishment costs.

£12,603 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Shaw Trust Limited

This project provides a telephone shopping service for the sick, elderly and disabled to assist their carers. This grant, over three years, is to employ a full-time co-ordinator

£93,504 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Body Positive Dorset

Project provides self help day care to people affected by HIV/AIDS. The grant will purchase a building and will fund the necessary building costs.

£190,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Waltair Trust

The project will create a scented garden at this residential home for people with learning and physical difficulties. The grant, over one year, will pay for the landsacping of a scented garden.

£16,212 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 East Devon Special Needs Youth Leisure Project

Project will provide a programme of activites for young people with learning difficulties. The grant over three years will provide for the salary of apart-time co-ordinator, contribute to general running expenses and travel and training costs.

£21,833 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The South West Multiple Sclerosis Centre

The grant, over one year, will part fund the land purchase and construction of a new centre and therapy equipment for sufferers of Multiple Sclerosis. .

£296,984 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Focus on Carers & Self-Help

This project will provide a drop-in facility and specialised support to carers of the mentally ill. This three year grant will fund two workers and pay for administrative expenses, as well as the cost of refurbishing the premises.

£119,718 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Camphill Village Trust Group Riding For The Disabled

This group will use its funding to take their disabled members on a riding holiday. The one year grant is for accommodation costs, transport, hire of horses and other related costs.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Uplands Care Project

This project for elderly and disabled people will improve their services by refurbishing their premises. This three year grant will part-fund refurbishments and pay for two part-time staff members.

£46,227 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Wellwomen Information

The project will promote good health for black, disabled and low income women. This three year grant will fund a full-time development co-ordinator, training and running costs, and refurbishment costs.

£91,571 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Poole District Association For The Disabled

To provide a newsletter for disabled people. The grant, over one year, is to purchase a computer, desktop publishing equipment, laser printer and cover running costs.

£2,200 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 South Wansdyke Learning And Living Our Way (SWALLOW)

Project, run by and for, people with learning difficulties seeking to live independently. This three year grant will cover office equipment, the salary of a part-time project manager and information production costs.

£77,517 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Swindon Advocacy Movement

This group will expand their citizen advocacy services. The grant, over three years, will meet the salaries of one full time and three part time staff and running expenses.

£187,117 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bristol Dial-a-Ride

To provide accessible transport services to people with disabilities. The grant over two years will provide salaries for a driver/facilitator and part-time administrator. Also for a vehicle and running costs.

£63,765 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Swindon Beavers Action Group For The Disabled

This group will organise social activities for persons with disabilities. The grant, over three years, is to purchase an adapted minibus and cover the running costs.

£35,485 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Southmead Project

This group will consolidate its drug prevention project for young people. The thre year grant will employ two workers for three years, and meet costs.

£97,971 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 North Dorset Disability Information Service

This project will set up an information centre for people with disability, run by people with disability. The grant, over three years, will meet the costs of two salaries, purchase mobility aids as well as running costs.

£143,300 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bournemouth M E N C A P

This group will be able to re-establish a Saturday evening club for people with learning disabilities and their carers. The grant over three years will provide for three part-time club workers, and fund travel and training costs.

£28,010 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 S P A (Peggy Dodd) Bath

This one year grant will purchase and fund the running costs of a day care centre for Alzheimer's Disease sufferers. .

£270,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hearing Impaired Support System

To expand training/information provided by this hard of hearing self help group. The grant, over three years, will purchase mobility aids, meet freelance workers fees and running costs.

£7,325 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bournemouth Society for the Visually Impaired

This Society which helps those with visual impairments will be able to improve access to the upper floor of their centre. The grant will meet the costs of purchasing and installing a stair-case stairlift.

£3,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bournemouth & District Spina Bifida Association

Provide a caravan to enable people with disabilities to have a holiday and their carers to have some respite. The grant, over one year, is to purchase a caravan and cover running cost.

£18,810 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Salisbury & District Well Woman Centre

To expand the range of services for women with learning difficulties. This grant, over three years, will fund a centre manager, running costs and staff training.

£111,981 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Taunton Branch

This project will provide a replacement minibus adpated for disabled people. A one year grant to purchase a suitable replacement minibus.

£10,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Torridge Voluntary Services

Provide a respite service to carers through home-based relief and support. The grant, over three years, will meet the salary costs of two staff and general running costs.

£87,602 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Salisbury Lifestyles

Develop an outreach support service for people with disabilities living in rural areas. The grant over three years will provide for the salary for three part-time outreach workers, training, travel costs.

£85,140 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Living Room

To improve respite and hospice care for people with HIV and their carers in Bristol. This two year grant will pay the salary of a development worker and running costs.

£66,394 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Gloucestershire Carers Project

To set up a carers' phone line supplying information, advice and advocacy. This grant, over three years, will fund the employment of one advice worker, pay for the training of volunteers and running expenses.

£97,348 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dorchester Opportunity Group

Provides therapeutic play and learning for children with special needs. The grant, over three years, will pay the salary of an adminstrator, cover the running costs and purchase equipment for a library.

£14,564 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Kennet Carers Association

This group will employ a support worker to provide training and respite for carers. This grant, over three years, will meet the salary of a support worker, running costs and meeting respite care expenses.

£41,418 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cotswold Meeting Point

This project will provide groupwork specialising in bereavement counselling for disabled people. This three year grant will fund building alterations to accommodate this group, a full-time administrator and development worker, and the purchase of computer

£50,807 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Circle Of Friends

Provide social activities and a recreational working holiday for people with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will cover the fees of a sessional worker, a clerk and cover some running expenses.

£15,474 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Exeter Area Tinitus Self Help Group

This project will supply equipment and information forTinitus for sufferers. The grant, over three years, will purchase communications equipment, specialist literature and meet general running costs.

£2,109 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Somerset Cancer Care

A project assisting a care group for cancer sufferers and their carers. The grant, over three years, will pay freelance workers fees, information production costs and cover travelling expenses for volunteers and patients.

£20,709 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Guild Of Disabled Homeworkers

To provide a mobile enterprise aid unit to display and sell crafts and goods made by disabled people in their homes. The grant, over three years, will cover the costs of a vehicle and trailer, running expenses, as well as salaries and training costs of th

£28,536 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 FRIEND (Weston Super Mare) Limited

An advocacy and outreach service to people with mental health disability. The project will enable users to access the organisations existing activities and support those who are unable to attend a resource centre. The three year grant will pay for an outr

£82,782 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bournemouth Helping Services

This project will set up a shopmobility scheme for disabled people. The one year grant will provide electric wheelchairs, other mobility aids and office equipment.

£35,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cheltenham and District Carers and Families

This project offers support to carers and their families. The grant over three years will provide office equipment, fund running costs, enable the expansion of the toy library and provide holidays and respite care.

£55,517 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Age Concern Bridport, Chancery House Daycare Centre

The Age Concern day centre will erect a new two storey extension which will enhance their provision and extend their range of services in this rural location. The grant, over one year, will pay for the day centre extension.

£250,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mendip Council For Voluntary Services

Expand existing transport scheme for those with disabilities in an area with significant rural isolation. The grant over three years will provide two community transport buses and a multiple people vehicle and the salary of a driver.

£80,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Saltash Shopmobility

This shopmobility project will provide additional wheelchairs and refurbish its premises. The grant over three years will contribute towards the vehicles, office equipment, refurbishment, running costs and information production costs.

£37,372 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Allsorts Preschool

Dedicated space and equipment for one to one teaching of pre-school children with attention deficit disorder. This will increase the numbers of play sessions and make the service availabe to more children. This three year grant will meet the cost of refur

£4,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Thamesdown Dial A Ride & Community Transport

This group will purchase a converted car to provide taxi service for those with disabilities. The grant is to purchase a specially adapted car.

£24,329 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sick Children In Crisis

To enable terminally ill and seriously ill children and their families to enjoy a holiday/respite care. The one year grant will purchase a caravan, office equipment and fundraising work.

£15,615 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dance Voice

This group enables people with mental health problems to access community facilities in the arts, leisure and educational fields. The grant, over three years, will meet salaries and fees, as well as purchasing computer equipment and information productio

£153,936 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Amesbury - Boscombe Down Link Scheme

To provide a Good Neighbour Scheme providing volunteers for respite care in the community. The grant, over three years, will meet the costs of telephone bills, insurance, information leaflets and some general running expenses.

£1,726 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Breakthrough Counselling (Cornwall)

To provide qualified counsellors to adults who have been sexually abused. This three year grant will fund a full-time counsellor, allied running costs, travel and training, and consultancy advice.

£112,688 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dorset Respiratory Group

The grant, over three years, will fund transport and general running costs of this group which assists people with chest complaints and their carers. .

£6,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Weston Hospicecare

Project will provide hospice beds within the community for respite and palliative care. This three year grant will cover the costs of nurses, auxilary staff, fundraisers, an administrator and the refurbishment of premises.

£303,808 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Chew Valley Befrienders

This group trains volunteers to befriend those with learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, will be used for running costs, producing information leaflets and to cover training.

£1,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Westerleigh Manor Day Centre

This day centre for the elderly and disabled people will be able to develop new activities. This one year grant will contribute towards running costs and activities.

£500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Devon & Cornwall Autistic Community Trust

This group, which helps children with Autism and their families, will develop mutual support groups for families across the area. The grant, over three years, will fund two workers, running costs, training and travel for volunteers and beneficiaries, info

£147,002 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 British Red Cross Dorset Branch

To set up, operate and evaluate an emergency domiciliary respite care service. The grant over two years will provide for office equipment, the salary of a full-time co-ordinator and a part-time administrator and training and travel costs for staff and vol

£15,554 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dhek Bhal

To extend the scope of this healthcare service for Asian women through an outreach system which will include a sitting service to support carers. The grant, over three years, will meet the salaries, costs as well general running costs.

£165,390 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Gloucestershire Council On Alcohol

The project will support alcholics in rural areas and raise awareness of help available to carers. This grant will fund the costs of a development worker for three years, as well as providing training and travel expenses for volunteers.

£107,779 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Alzheimer's Society

The group will purchase a computer to facilitate a more efficient record-keeping system and produce information newsletters. The grant, over one year, is to buy a computer, printer and software and training.

£2,040 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Alzheimer's Society

This Alzheimer's Disease Society wishes to set up a befriending scheme for carers of sufferers of dementia. The grant over thre years will provide for the salary of a part-time co-ordinator.

£46,824 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Gloucester Branch

To meet the increasing costs of running and developing branch work and to extend outreach services into rural areas. The grant over three years will cover general running costs and travel costs for beneficiaries.

£6,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bristol Mind

This group seeks to develop an independent mental health advocacy service. This three year grant will fund one full-time worker and running costs.

£88,921 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Frome Healthy Heart Group

The project will improve the service provided for cardiac rehabilitation. This grant over one year will provide for the purchase of exercise equipment and information material, the costs of training and contribution to general running costs.

£5,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 South Side Family Project

This group will improve its support for people who have been sexually abused. The grant, over three years, will pay the salaries of full time and part time staff, the production of information material and traning and travel costs.

£113,963 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Caradon Housing Youth Project

Project will assist healthcare promotion for young homeless people. This three year grant will employ a counsellor to work with young people, and fund the promotional material.

£69,605 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 North Wiltshire & Devizes Portage Service

This self-help teaching organisation for pre-school children with learnng difficulties, will provide equipment and toys with this funding. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase training aids, toys and office equipment.

£4,735 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Kennet Friends

This organisation, supporting those with mental health problems, will establish a job club. The grant, over three years, will meet the salaries of two staff, the costs of gardening and photographic equipment and running costs.

£106,888 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care - Bodmin & Wadebridge Branch

This group provides support services to those suffering from arthritis iin rural areas. The grant over three years will be used for general running costs and to pay for respite holidays.

£6,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Barton Hill Advice Centre

This group, which provides help to those who are disabled and housebound, will be able to improve their service. This three year grant will fund an advice worker and allied costs, as well as information production costs.

£58,183 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Carers National Association - Plymouth

This project will provide an information leaflet for carers. The grant, over one year, is to cover the production of an information booklet.

£4,497 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Falmouth Mencap

This group for people with learning difficulties will improve facilities at their day care centre. The one year grant will fund building and refurbishment costs.

£15,525 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mid Devon Messenger (Reading for the Blind)

To provide new equipment for the visually impaired. The grant is to purchase new cassette recording equipment.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bristol Area Dance Agency

This group will provide regular exercise sessions with a focus on health promotion, on an outreach basis, to groups of elderly people in Bristol and Bath. This three year grant will fund a part-time co-ordinator and freelance workers, as well as equipment

£60,941 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Carrick Care And Repair

The agency is seeking to provide additional assistance for disabled and injured people. This three year grant will fund the employment, training and travel costs of a full-time caseworker.

£52,742 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bread Youth Club

This project will develop a peer education sexual health group. The three year grant will fund a part-time development worker and the production of promotional materials.

£38,232 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dorset Drug & Alcohol Advisory Service

Develop and support drop-in centres providing advice and guidance on substance misuse. The grant, over three years, will pay the salaries of two project workers and meet general costs including travel, training and recruitment expenses, as well as trainin

£169,262 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Off The Record (Bath)

This organisation for people with disabilities, will set up a drop in service for young people, parents and carers and improve access for the users. The grant, over one year, will purchase a stair lift, computer equipment and some mobility aids as well as

£15,530 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Gloucestershire Dance

To enable young people with a disability to take part in high quality professional dancing. The grant over one year will contribute to the co-ordinator's salary, provide educational and promotional material and help towards travel costs.

£23,706 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Headway - North Devon

To establish a day centre to offer care and support, including speech therapy, to those with brain injuries and their relatives and carers. This grant, over three years, will meet the salary costs of a co-ordinator, running expenses,and training and trave

£38,618 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Avon Youth Association

This health programme will attempt to prevent girls and young women from developing serious eating disorders. The grant over three years will provide for the salary of a part-time worker and contribute to the costs of equipment, training and running costs

£40,490 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Bridge Project

This independent project will offer specialist services to adult survivors of child sexual abuse. The grant, over three years, will pay the salaries of three staff, purchase equipment and meet running expenses.

£189,241 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 British Epilepsy Association

The association wishes to raise awareness among GPs. The grant will meet the cost of producing an information leaflet for general distribution.

£500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Domestic Violence Forum, Bath And North East Somerset

This group will establish a helpline for victims of domestic violence. The grant over three years will fund the salary of a full-time co-ordinator and cover running costs.

£54,191 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Youth Action For Truro

The development of a range of health promotion initiatives for young people. This three year grant will fund two part-time workers, their travel and training; consultancy fees and promotional materials, as well as running costs and the purchase of commun

£102,992 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Freshbrook Lunch Club

This organisation provides lunches for its elderly members. The grant, over three years, will meet the costs of transporting members to and from the club and the purchase of mobility aids.

£2,010 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Redruth & District Branch, Arthritis Care

To pay transport costs and grants made towards respite care. This grant, over three years, will meet the travel costs and holiday/respite care costs of carers.

£4,200 Community Fund