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
Diverse City London Ltd Towards an integrated programme to place professional disabled artists in leadership roles tackling equal opportunity in performing arts. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South West 2016
Circles South West Towards adapting the Circes of Support and Accountability for men convicted of sexual offences, providing support pre-release, 'through the gate' and on into the community. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2018
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
Life Cycle UK Towards the provision of bike mechanic workshops in HMP Bristol, linking prisoners with community members. £20,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2016
St Margaret's Somerset Hospice Towards the palliative care network which provides advice and support to care homes on managing end of life. £10,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2021
1625 Independent People Ltd Towards the salary of a Wellbeing Coach (Mental Health), helping young people aged 16-25 who are homeless, at risk of homelessness or leaving care £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2021
Shared Lives Plus Towards developing Shared Lives support for parents who have a learning disability and/or complex support needs, to care for themselves and their children by sharing a Shared Lives carer’s home £68,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South West 2017
Redthread Youth Ltd Towards the Youth Violence Intervention Programme at Homerton University Hospital. £50,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social South West 2018
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
Bosence Community Farm Limited Towards a new Team Leader to support young people from Cornwall, in a residential unit, recover from drug and alcohol misuse. £58,000
Over 2 Years
Other - health South West 2016
Off the Record (Bristol) Towards core costs in order to help Off the Record reach more young people with mental health issues. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2015
OpenUp Music Towards the expansion of Open Orchestras enabling more young people to improve their music skills and to develop musical progression routes. £75,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South West 2018
Empire Fighting Chance Towards core costs £15,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2020
Growing Support CIC Towards social and therapeutic horticultural activities for older people living in care. £5,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2016
Wishing Well CIC Towards participatory music making activities for acute mental health settings for people with dementia and 2 focus group sessions with the National Alliance of Musicians in Healthcare. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
The Forward Trust Towards the a specialist housing service enabling more people in recovery to find and sustain tenancies in the private rented sector, contributing to their wider recovery and desistance from crime. £75,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social South East 2019
Refugee Resource Towards a counselling and outreach service for unaccompanied young refugees and asylum seekers. £42,700
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South East 2016
Aspex Visual Arts Trust Towards a programme of visual arts workshops for people with dementia and a carers support group. £29,900
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2017
Learning Links (Southern) Limited Towards the delivery of the Non-Violent Response programme, an early intervention initiative that addresses child-to-parent violence. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social South East 2016
The Brendoncare Foundation Towards the capital costs of Shared Care at Otterbourne Hill, in particular towards the cost of the shared care apartments. £100,000
Over 1 Year
(OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People South East 2016
Langdon Foundation Towards supporting the salary of an Employment Co-ordinator which will extend its service to the community, upscale the New Chapters operation and provide an effective working model. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social South East 2017
UK Men’s Sheds Association Towards the construction of a shed building at Anchor Hanover’s West Hall retirement village in partnership with UKMSA and Woking Men’s Shed to pilot a working shed in a care setting. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South East 2019
Brighton Dome and Festival Ltd Towards Our Place, a resident-led community programme of year-round arts activity for local people in Brighton & Hove. £50,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
Autism Early Support Trust Limited Towards the expansion of its Autism Early Support Services for children with autism or other communication difficulties. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Other - education South East 2020
Liberty Choir UK Towards the salary of an Operations & Partnerships Manager in order that Liberty Choir can expand to new prisons. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019