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
Freedom from Torture Towards therapeutic and practical support for young survivors of torture in the North West of England. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health North West 2016
Manchester Action on Street Health Towards core costs of delivering a safety project to female sex workers in Greater Manchester. £5,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social North West 2016
TLC: Talk, Listen, Change Towards the extension of the Striving to Change Project, delivering awareness and motivational work with perpetrators of domestic abuse, both male and female. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social North West 2018
The Bluecoat Towards Where the Arts Belong, a collaboration with the Belong Care Group exploring how the arts can support people with dementia. £42,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people North West 2019
The Verbal Arts Centre (Northern Ireland) Ltd Towards an evidence based pilot monitoring the impact of a 30-week Reading Rooms programme on the mental health and wellbeing of 'hard to reach' adults in the criminal justice system. £35,600
Over 2 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Northern Ireland 2018
The Turnaround Project Towards a bike enterprise that will reduce social isolation and improve the mental and physical health of young people leaving the criminal justice system. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Northern Ireland 2021
The Fostering Network NI Towards the set-up of a Kinship Care programme. £15,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Northern Ireland 2015
Impact Arts (Projects) Ltd Towards the Art Therapy Programme in North Ayrshire providing one-to-one art therapy, therapeutic group work and dyadic therapy to children and families affected by adverse childhood experiences £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health Scotland 2018
Scottish Ballet Towards weekly dance classes for people with Parkinson’s Disease. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Scotland 2016
Playlist for Life Towards core costs in order that Playlist for Life can help an estimated 15,000 people with dementia to create and use their own playlists. £30,000
Over 2 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2017
Scottish Ballet Towards the delivery of Dance for Parkinson’s sessions in five new areas of Scotland, creating a total of seven regional hubs. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - arts Scotland 2018
Capital Theatres Towards staff costs and the delivery of its digital engagement programme ‘Raise the curtain’. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - arts Scotland 2020
Drake Music Scotland Towards All Join In, a programme of music making for 20 special schools. £20,000
Over 2 Years
(OLD) Arts in Deprived Communities Scotland 2015
National Theatre of Scotland Towards using the arts to effect change within Renfrewshire Council's care system by bringing young people and caregivers together in a three-year programme to creatively reimagine relationships. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Arts as a tool to achieve social change Scotland 2019
Articulate Cultural Trust Towards employing a specialist Arts and Mental Well-being Co-ordinator. £58,500
Young People's Improved Mental Health Scotland 2021
Includem Towards the IMPACT project working with the most chaotic young people causing the most harm through offending. £25,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social Scotland 2016
Grampian Hospitals Art Trust SCIO Towards the development of work with older patients and carers. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2018
Playlist for Life Towards materials and staff time to deliver training and webinars to healthcare professionals throughout the UK. £60,000
Other - arts Scotland 2021
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
Simon Community Scotland Towards a 3 year test of change initiative to establish a model of practice for Scotland of the evidenced based Managed Alcohol Programme. £60,000
Other - health Scotland 2020
Glasgow City Mission Towards Glasgow Winter Night Shelters – Jan-Mar 2019 £20,000
Other - social Scotland 2018
Family Service Unit Scotland (Circles) Towards the East and Midlothian Family Support Project, working with families and children affected by parental drug and alcohol misuse. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social Scotland 2016
Families Outside Towards the staffing costs of the Family Support Team whcih helps families affected by imprisonment to cope with the experience. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social Scotland 2015
LGBT Healthy Living Centre Towards the continued delivery of the Glasgow Transgender Support Programme. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Other - health Scotland 2018
LGBT Healthy Living Centre Towards a transgender support programme in Glasgow to provide information, confidence-building and friendship to those considering or undergoing gender reassignment. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Other - social Scotland 2015