Lottery grants awarded to Yorkshire and Humberside in 1996

544 matching grants found.

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Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
17 Dec 1996 Bartonions Sunday Luncheon Club

The club will maintain caring work to improve the lives of elderly members with physical and/or mental disabilities. The three year grant will cover running costs and training/travel costs for volunteers and beneficiaries.

£24,696 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Ethel Trust

The organisation provides residential stays and day trips on a barge in Northern England for disabled and disadvantaged people. The grant, over three years, will enable the group to increase usage of its barge by paying for salaries of three new posts, tr

£122,741 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 The Sheffield Dial-a-Ride Club

This group provides transport for elderly and disabled people in Sheffield. This three year grant will purchase three mini-buses.

£67,960 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bradford Access Action

The project will produce a guide to accessible buildings in Bradford for people with disabilities. The one year grant will be used to pay for two access research workers, computer equipment and production/running costs.

£62,800 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 National Portage Association

Project to promote home visiting for pre-school children with special needs. Training course materials and a video will be produced for distribution to projects working with children under five and eight regional seminars will be arranged. The grant, over

£15,814 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bradford Talking Magazines Ltd

This organisation produces a talking magazine and recording studio service for visually impaired people. This project will provide training in the production of materials targeted at the visually impaired. A three year grant for two salaries and to purcha

£142,786 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 People In Action (Leeds)

The project will encourage people with learning disabilities to participate in leisure activities in the local community by establishing small groups with the help of sessional workers. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time development wor

£119,971 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Home-Start Leeds

The organisation will provide a drop-in self-help group for parents experiencing mental health problems. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time project worker.

£14,788 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield E D A Self Help Group

This group provides opportunities for self-education and mutual support to people with eating disorders. This one year grant will purchase computer equipment to enable the group to expand and produce information and maintain records.

£3,652 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Mencap

Mencap provides activities for 500 people with learning disabilities and respite for their carers in Sheffield. The one year grant will be used to refurbish the existing building and to purchase two adapted mini-buses.

£100,246 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Mental Health Citizens Advice Bureau

The organisation will buy, equip and run a mobile Citizens Advice Bureau shop to provide mental health advice to people in the Sheffield area. The grant, over three years, will employ one full-time and one part-time mental health welfare rights worker and

£160,223 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Horticare

The project will expand an existing scheme which provides training and employment opportunities in horticulture to people with learning disabilities in Wakefield. This three year grant will provide salary costs and running costs.

£63,166 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Skipton and Craven Action for Disability

The group provides transport facilities for disabled people. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for two mini-buses and three staff salaries.

£84,836 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hull Mencap

The project will enable production of a newsletter by and for people with learning difficulties in Hull. This one year grant will cover refurbishment costs and the purchase of office equipment.

£14,375 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Fibromyalgia Support and Carers Group, Kirklees and District

The project provides support to Fibromyalgia sufferers through the provision of information and a drop-in facility. The two year grant will be used to buy computer equipment for the production of information cover running costs and the costs of guest spea

£13,347 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 ME and CFS Self Help Group - Hull and East Yorkshire

The project will assist the production of a regular newsletter and purchase mobility and therapeutic aids for members. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase office equipment and electric wheelchairs and pay for running costs and information p

£23,490 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 North and West Yorkshire Association for Spina Bifida and Hy

The organisation provides training and support to young spina bifida/hydracephalus sufferers, aged 16-25, enabling them to live more independently. The three year grant will cover running costs and salary costs.

£44,391 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 One-in-Four Theatre Company

The project is to stage a series of short interactive plays on the subject of mental illness. The plays are to be staged at schools, workplaces and other venues. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office equipment, pay for running costs

£63,524 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Multiple Choice

This organisation provides information, advice and counselling for anyone concerned with drug-use, for exampmle users, relatives and professionals. This three year grant will provide salary costs and general running costs.

£61,463 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Mind

The project is to research and develop supported housing schemes for young people with mental health problems and people from minority ethnic groups with mental health problems. The three year grant will employ two full-time housing development workers an

£141,372 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Osteoporosis 2000

The project will establish an osteoperosis advice centre and telephone helpline. This three year grant will be used to purchase and refurbish premises, pay for a liason officer and office equipment and cover running costs.

£92,148 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 DIAL Barnsley

The project will provide an advice, information and advocacy helpline for people with disabilities, identify new or hidden carers and develop support networks to meet their needs. The grant, over three years, is to employ a full-time co-ordinator and a pa

£145,633 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Rotherham Advocacy Partnerships

The project will develop advocacy services for people with learning disabilities with additional health needs. The grant, over three years, will employ a full-time project co-ordinator and pay for running costs, training costs and computer equipment.

£85,861 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Whitby and District Disablement Action Group

The project will provide extended information and education services to disabled people and their carers to promote maximum independence and integration. The grant, over three years, will pay for salaries and make a contribution to general running costs.

£62,113 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Occupational Health Project

The project will set up sessions offering advice on occupational health issues for those with work related injuries and those that provide treatment and representation to them. The three year grant will cover the costs of refurbishment, salaries for two a

£85,555 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hospice Homecare Support Group, Northallerton and District

The project will extend the existing provision of hospice homecare for people who are terminally ill. The three year grant will cover running costs, salary costs and office equipment.

£35,285 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Yorkshire Housing Foundation

The organisation provides housing advice to the elderly and those with mental and physical disabilities. The project will work with GPs to raise awareness of how housing effects health and show them what can be done. The grant, over two years, is for com

£37,743 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care, Kingston-upon-Hull Branch

This group provides support and self-help services to arthritis sufferers in the Hull area. This three year grant will contribute towards transport costs and funding for respite breaks for people with arthritis.

£9,273 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Connect in the North

The project will provide a service to facilitate the full and active participation of people with learning difficulties in mainstream community activities. The grant, over three years, will pay for staff salaries and contribute to general running costs.

£198,726 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Dalewood Trust

The project will provide leisure and recreational pursuits for adults with learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will pay for a community support worker.

£20,077 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 York Aids Action Ltd

The organisation provides self-help and complimentary therapies for AIDS and HIV sufferers. The grant, over three years, is to pay for a vehicle and the salary costs of a development worker.

£68,512 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Talking Newspaper for Todmorden

This group produces a monthly talking newspaper for local people with visual impairments or learning disabilities. This one year grant will enable the group to produce a higher quality magazine through purchase of sound recording equipment.

£2,700 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Citizen Advocacy

The project will provide an advocacy service for people with mental health problems in the Sheffield. The grant, over three years will enable the group to provide an advocacy service best suited to the needs of the services users.

£140,563 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Angelman Syndrome Support Group

Project to produce a video on adolescents with Angelman Syndrome, a neurological disorder, to inform and encourage their parents about what can be done to help improve circumstances for themselves and their children. The one year grant will pay for the se

£6,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Keighley and District Association for the Blind

The project is to install a lift with special facilities for use by partially sighted and blind people and widen the existing staircase to ensure wheelchair users can be evacuated in emergencies. The grant, over one year, will pay for the installation of

£90,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Springfield Community Garden

The project will provide local allotment spaces to disadvantaged groups to grow foodstuffs which will be sold cheaply in the locality. This three year grant will provide a contribution to the general running costs.

£34,216 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care, Sheffield West Branch

The project will provide transport costs to increase contact and activities with the current members and reach the large number of sufferers in West Sheffield not yet contacted. The grant, over three years, will cover the transport costs of volunteers.

£6,800 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shipley and Baildon Volunteer Bureau

The project will enable the continuation and expansion of a volunteer scheme placing people with disablities and special needs in local organisations in Bradford. This three year grant will provide running costs and salary costs.

£74,355 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Speakeasy Club

The club provides recreational facilities and specialist equipment for individuals with speech and communication impairments. This three year grant will cover general running costs.

£3,594 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Boothferry District Citizens Advice Bureau

The project will establish a specialist disability rights advice and representation service in the Boothfery district. The grant, over three years, will employ a full-time disabillity rights adviser, a part-time administrative support worker and cover run

£52,311 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Heeley Health Project

The project will focus on health issues affecting women. The grant, over three years, will employ a full-time project development worker and pay for running costs, information production costs and creche costs.

£103,199 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Support Dogs

To lease and refurbish new premises for the organisation, which trains and educates dogs to act as efficient and safe assistants for people with disabilities. The grant, over three years, will cover costs of refurbishment and office equipment, running exp

£37,722 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Housing Concern

The organisation will provide a day centre offering a support service to people with mental health problems. The centre will be used out of office hours by other community groups. The grant, over one year, will be used to build a day centre.

£165,925 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mind in Barnsley

The grant will enable the organisation to purchase premises in order to bring a number of disparate projects under one roof to improve facilities which will lead to greater participation by all users. The grant, over two years, will contribute to the refu

£220,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Sickle Cell Anaemia and Thalassaemia Foundation

The project will establish a community access point providing advice, information and counselling to people with diseases or those caring for them. The grant, over three years, will be used to provide office equipment, salary costs and running costs.

£168,358 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Doncaster Rape and Sexual Abuse Counselling Service

The group provides counselling services to females who have been raped or sexually abused. The grant, over three years, will pay for three salaries and training costs, enabling the group to expand its activities.

£183,838 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Age Concern Leeds

The project will provide a service to identify and support elderly people who are suffering from abuse. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment and the salary of an abuse advocate.

£74,958 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hull Tinnitus Self-Help Group

The project will extend existing self help services to Tinnitus sufferers through publicity and awareness raising as well as piloting new ways to self manage the condition. The three year grant will be used to purchase computer equipment, recording equipm

£11,555 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Leeds Black Elders Association Ltd

The project is to provide advice, information and transport services to elders from minority ethnic communities. The three year grant will be used to employ a project co-ordinator, buy a mini-bus and contribute to running costs.

£130,665 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Black Spectrum

The establishment of an organisation to promote issues and provide services, for black disabled people by black disabled people. The grant, over three years, will cover the salary and training costs of two full time workers, publicity costs and running ex

£732 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Multiple Sclerosis Society Of Britain & Northern Ireland

The project will purchase a bungalow which will enable people who suffer from multiple sclerosis and their carers to have a break and improve their quality of life. The one year grant will be used to purchase and fully adapt a bungalow in Skegness.

£100,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Wold Haven Self Support Group

The project will develop a self-help group of people who are suffering or who have suffered from a mental illness, working to improve their social awareness and develop the individual's potential through mutual support networks and activities. This three

£10,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Cambridge Centre

The organisation provides free and confidential counselling, advice and information to drug users. The one year grant will be used to purchase and refurbish suitable premises in order to provide improved services.

£121,900 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Club for the Hard of Hearing

The club will stage a series of presentations to people with hearing impairments in order to provide information about their disability and services available. The grant, over one year, will be used to pay for a programme of speakers and the production of

£1,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Support and Survival

The group provides self-help services to female victims of domestic abuse. The two year grant will pay for four salaries and contribute to running costs in order to extend the provision of the service.

£135,586 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Scarborough and District Disablement Action Group

The organisation provides a self-help information and advice group for people with disabilities. This three year grant will cover salary and general running costs and enable the organisation to expand its current services to people with disabilities.

£165,689 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hull and East Yorkshire Advocacy Forum

The project will create two pilot schemes in distinct areas of Hull and East Riding to promote advocacy for people with disabilities and provide training and support to independent advocates. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office eq

£184,278 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Norfolk Park Domestic Violence Project

The project will provide guidance, counselling and practical help to victims of domestic violence. This three year grant will fund staff costs, and running costs.

£57,879 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Calderdale Carers Project

The project will provide a locally based information, advice and support service for carers and voluntary organisations who work with carers. The grant, over three years, will pay for salary and running costs.

£181,357 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Action for Gipton Elderly

A project to provide a day centre where elderly people will be able to receive support and advice and improve their overall well-being. The three year grant will be used to build and refurbish the centre and pay for the salary of a community worker.

£120,461 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care, Yorkshire Area Liaison Committee

Project to provide additional volunteers to visit sufferers of arthritis in rural areas of Yorkshire and increase the number of beneficiaries. This three year grant will provide staff costs and volunteer expenses.

£15,504 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Scarborough and District MENCAP

The project will provide practical services to support people with learning difficulties and their families, such as support, advice, information and holiday activity schemes. The three year grant will be used to construct a new building and to cover four

£181,306 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Brunswick Organic Nursery

This group provides horticultural and craftwork daytime activities and training to adults with learning difficulties. This one year grant will be used to pay for new and improved buildings enabling the organisation to continue its activities.

£196,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Hull Community Transport Scheme

Project to enable community and voluntary groups to use mini-buses which are adapted for use by people with a range of mobility disabilities . This three year grant will provide four mini-buses and their running costs as well as the the cost of a project

£154,102 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Calderdale Pensioners Association

This project will commission and produce three videos for older people about accidents and to improve understanding of hospital departments and procedures. This two year grant will provide general running costs and production expenses for the videos.

£10,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Barnsley Sexual Abuse and Rape Crisis Services

The project will expand provision of a support and counselling service by developing a drop in service, recruiting volunteers to extend the helpline and focusing, in particular, on young women aged 14-19. This three year grant will provide running costs a

£46,213 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Citizens Advice Bureaux Debt Support Unit

The project will provide a specialised debt advice and welfare rights service for disabled people including a home visiting service. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office equipment, running costs and to employ a full-time debt advis

£68,582 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Aireborough Voluntary Services to Elderly With Disabilities

The project will provide a gardening/repairs service to elderly disabled people. This three year grant will provide equipment, running and salary costs.

£54,889 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Arthritis Care Ilkley and District Branch

This group provides support and self-help services to arthritis sufferers. The three year grant will provide transport costs and general expenses of volunteers in order to improve contact and increase membership and services to sufferers.

£6,181 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 York Coronary Support Group Trust

The project will improve the physical condition and general health of coronary patients following a heart attack or heart surgery. The one year grant will purchase exercise cycles, defibrillators and a computer.

£25,450 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D O S T I

The group provides support, advice and counselling to Asian women. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards salary costs and running costs enabling the organisation to expand its activities.

£29,040 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 British Red Cross, West Yorkshire Branch

The project will establish an emergency domiciliary personal care service including day care transport, holiday respite and medical equipment loans. The project, over three years, will be used to provide mobility and office equipment, salary costs and run

£181,821 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 African-Caribbean Women's Disability Project

Project to increase advice, support and advocacy for African-Caribbean disabled women, carers and their families in Kirklees through provision of advocacy, training and self help support. The grant, over three years, will cover salaries, running costs, tr

£135,046 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shipley Leisure Library

The project will develop library services for people with multiple and/or learning disabilities. The grant, over three years, will be used to purchase office equipment, pay for training and travel costs of staff and employ a part-time development worker.

£37,010 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Doncaster Advocacy

The project will develop advocacy and support services for people with learning difficulties. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time advocacy worker, purchase office equipment and pay for running costs.

£47,449 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 South West Area Sitting Service

The project will expand a carers respite service by extending a pilot project to include carer development. This three year grant will provide salary costs, general running costs and travel expenses.

£25,250 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Beverley and District Access Advisory Group

The project will provide a service to improve access for people with disabilities to public buildings by checking all relevant planning applications and advising applicants on the best practice. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase a photoco

£800 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shiregreen Tranx Self Help Group

This group organises a self-help group and help-line for people with mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will pay for office equipment as well as training, travel and running costs thus enabling the group to continue its activities.

£5,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Winterton Social Club for People With Physical Disabilities

The group organises recreational and other leisure facilities for disabled people and their carers. This one year grant will provide equipment for disabled members and their carers, and cover volunteers expenses.

£1,643 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Bereavement Befriending in Leeds 10

The project will establish drop-in and support groups for recently bereaved people which will seek to alleviate stress and promote good health. The grant, over one year, is to employ a part-time Development Worker and to pay for office equipment, running

£27,944 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Shipley Stroke Group

The project will provide a day care centre for stroke survivors to meet their individual needs and offer sessions from speech, physio, occupational and counselling therapists. The grant, over three years, is to employ a part-time project co-ordinator and

£76,084 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Somali Special Needs Scheme

The project will bridge the gap that has been identified between the Somalian community's unique needs and the services provided by local authorities. The three year grant will provide salaries, running costs and office equipment.

£123,327 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Rotherham Community Transport

The project will recruit and train volunteers in order to extend the provision of transport services for elderly people and people with disabilities. The three year grant will pay for mobility and office equipment and the salary of a project development w

£111,098 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 St Georges Youth Club and Community Centre

The project will refurbish an existing community centre in Harrogate which is utilised by several groups as well as the PHAB club that owns the centre. This one year grant will provide refurbishment costs.

£70,000 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Federation of Disability Sports Organisations

The project will enable people with learning disabilities to play an equal part in the management of their area of sporting area interest by providing training in the working of committees and other areas. The grant, over three years, will be used to empl

£87,307 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Samaritans of Northallerton and Dales

The project will expand and improve existing services enabling increased usage by disabled people, both in counselling and as volunteers. The one year grant will cover the cost of refurbishment, training for volunteers and the purchase of office equipment

£23,500 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Circle of Men

The project will provide information and counselling to black male psychiatric service users in a setting that is secure, safe and accessible. The grant, over three years, will be used for running costs, information production costs and fees for freelance

£20,236 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Castle Advice Service

The project will provide advice on welfare rights and benefits to sick, disabled people living in an inner city area of Sheffield with high levels of poverty. This three year grant will fund equipment purchases, running costs, and salary costs.

£70,184 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Mind in Bradford

The organisation supports people with mental health problems and their carers and provides a respite service for them. The grant, over three years, will contribute towards the costs of a caravan and mini-bus in order to expand the organisation's current a

£40,978 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Pontefract Family Centre

The project will provide new kitchen, dining and activity space in an extended building which provides facilities to people with learning difficulties. This one year grant will provide an extension to an existing building.

£166,814 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Whitley Community Association

The project will provide fully accessible toilets in the centre which is used by, and serves a population with many people with disabilities. The one year grant will cover the costs of refurbishment.

£6,680 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Selby Fuller Life Afternoon Group

This group provides a social club for people with disabilities and their carers. The grant, over three years, will pay for the hire of a mini-bus in order to transport members to and from the club.

£2,720 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sharrow Citizens Advice Bureau

The project will improve services to elderly people, those with disabilities and their carers through home visits, giving advice on benefits and making the building fully accessible. The one year grant will employ a full-time development officer and provi

£21,758 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D I A L Leeds

The project will raise awareness and provide advice and advocacy to people with disabilities and relevant organisations regarding the Disability Discrimination Act. The grant, over three years, will pay for two salaries, office equipment, promotional mate

£160,200 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Ebor Gardens Advice Centre

This project will expand provision of a local home-based welfare rights advice and advocacy service to residents with disabilities and/or ill health. The three year grant will be used to purchase office equipment, pay for salry and running costs.

£77,842 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Sheffield Gayphone

The organisation provides a telephone helpline and support services for lesbians, gay men and bi-sexual people. The grant, over three years, will provide office equipment and a contribution to running costs.

£10,828 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Home-Start Hemsworth & South Elmsall District

The organisation provides caring and practical support to families with children under 5 focusing on children with learning difficulties or those who have mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will pay for the salary of an administration su

£70,854 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 D I A L Wakefield

The group provides an advice and information service for people with disablities. The grant, over one year, will be used to purchase office equipment and pay for three staff salaries

£88,895 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 Holbeck Women's Group

The group offers support on a self help basis for women with mental health problems. The grant, over three years, will be used to pay for general running costs.

£6,528 Community Fund
17 Dec 1996 African Women's Health Group

The project will expand current health promotion activities to a Somali refugee community in Sheffield. This three year grant will provide running costs, salary costs and office equipment.

£64,025 Community Fund