Awarded grants

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This a list of recent grants awarded by The Rayne Foundation.

Awarded grants

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Applicant Project details Amount Area of Special Interest Geographical area Year awarded
North East Autism Society Towards the development of an app to support people with autism to manage challenges around employment. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social North East 2016
The Trussell Trust Towards a roll out of a national helpline to enable better access to foodbanks and advice. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020
Literature Works Towards a rolling programme of activity which places specially trained practicing poets into community settings for dementia. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2017
Capital Theatres Towards working with older people living with and affected by dementia and expanding the demographics of the participants who are reached. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2019
Leeds Community Foundation Towards homelessness in Leeds and Bradford £20,000
Other - social Yorkshire & The Humber 2018
Suffolk Artlink Towards artists using laughter and creativity to improve the quality of life for people with dementia in hospital. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East of England 2017
Transgenerational Change Limited Towards extending core cost support in 2020/21. £20,000
Other - social London 2020
Suffolk Family Carers Towards 'Health Coaching for Carers' £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people East of England 2017
The Carers' Support Centre Towards CSC's work to identify more young carers and improve the support available to them in 12 more schools, with a particular emphasis on transition from primary to secondary school. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2015
Glasgow City Mission Towards Glasgow Winter Night Shelters – Jan-Mar 2019 £20,000
Other - social Scotland 2018
Princess Alice Hospice Towards the pilot of an in-patient model of support for patients receiving end of life care in their own homes. £20,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Community Palliative Care South East 2015
My Home Life Charity Covid-19 Care Platform £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people England 2020
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Towards the Scholarship Fund £19,000
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
St. Cuthbert's Hospice Durham Towards Namaste Care, a programme supporting adults with advanced dementia and their carers. £18,000
Over 2 Years
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People North East 2016
Grit: breakthrough programmes Towards Time for Positive Choices £18,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social East of England 2015
Rhythmix Towards the development of a music in healthcare programme for people with mild to advanced stage dementia in healthcare and residential settings. £17,500
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2017
City Gateway Ltd Towards an innovative remote work placement product that removes identified barriers preventing the connection between employers with opportunities, and disadvantaged young people with potential. £15,700
Over 1 Year
Other - social London 2021
Arts 4 Dementia Ltd To support the delivery and development of its UK Arts Programme. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change London 2020
Live Music Now Towards a series of music-making sessions, staff and musician training in up to 24 care homes, contributing to an evidence base for the role of music in social care. £15,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 2015
Link Age Southwark Towards a part-time Service Coordinator supporting older people in Southwark. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people London 2016
Our Time Towards a package of resources for schools to help teachers to identify and support young people whose parents suffer from poor mental health. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2015
Hospiscare Towards extending the Care Navigator programme into Exeter and Mid Devon. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2016
The Fostering Network NI Towards the set-up of a Kinship Care programme. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Northern Ireland 2015
Blue Cabin CiC Towards Blue Cabin's work with young people who have experience of being in care or 'looked-after'. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change North East 2021
National Activity Providers Association Towards expansion of the helpline during C-19 £15,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020