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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
Breaking Barriers Towards the salary of a caseworker supporting refugees living in London into meaningful employment, commensurate with their skills and experience. Other - social London 2019
LIFEbeat Towards the salary of an Operations and Programmes Manager to develop a London-based community hub and to seed and establish three further regional LIFEbeat hubs. Young People's Improved Mental Health England 2019
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. Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
Caritas Diocese of Salford Towards a project that tests out a community asset based model of ‘wrap around’ support to refugees to fast track resettlement and integration. Other - social North West 2019
Bluebell Care Trust Towards the development of Dads in Mind, a service to support fathers experiencing anxiety and depression related to pregnancy and birth. Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2019
Capital Theatres Towards working with older people living with and affected by dementia and expanding the demographics of the participants who are reached. Improved quality of life for carers and for older people Scotland 2019
Key4Life Towards the salary of a caseworker in the South West team to work wtih young men on the cusp of involvement in serious youth violence or other crime. Other - social South West 2019
Nightingale Hammerson Towards a Dietician to implement & evaluate nutritional strategies for residents and to educate more care staff around the role of nutrition in supporting quality of later life Improved quality of life for carers and for older people 2019
Student Hubs Towards a (pilot) project that aims to develop summer workshops for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children (UASC). Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
West London Mission Towards resources to meet the needs of the increasing number of refugees who require support, particularly in finding accommodation and employment. Other - social London 2019
Action on Elder Abuse Towards operating a volunteer-led Elder Abuse Recovery Service which supports older victims of financial, psychological, physical, sexual abuse and scams each year. Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2019
The Jewish Volunteering Network Towards the provision of volunteering opportunities for 30 offenders, contributing to research by the University of Cambridge measuring the effect of a range of interventions on offending rates. Other - social London 2019
Spurgeons Children's Charity Towards a service in Greater Birmingham which uses a whole family approach to protect young girls from criminal exploitation and the dangers of gang involvement. Other - social East Midlands 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. Other - social South East 2019
Mental Health Innovations Towards the salary of a Mental Health Innovations Fellow. Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2019
Football Beyond Borders Towards the salary costs of a Counsellor who can provide a specialist intervention for participants of its core schools programme who require additional therapeutic support. Young People's Improved Mental Health London 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. Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Limited Towards a pioneering collaborative programme, STROKESTRA, designed to enhance stroke recovery for patients and their carers using group creative music-making alongside professional musicians. Other - arts Yorkshire & The Humber 2019
National Activity Providers Association Towards a National Arts in Care Homes Day Improved quality of life for carers and for older people 2019
Hospital Rooms Towards commissioning 6 world class artists to co-produce highly inventive, compelling and NHS compliant artistic environments for a locked acute mental health unit in St Pancras. Other - arts London 2019
Tavistock Institute of Medical Psychology (TIMP) Towards a project that seeks to equip care staff to support people with dementia and their partners to sustain the quality of their relationships. Improved quality of life for carers and for older people London North East South West West Midlands 2018
New Note Projects Towards a multi-media project that will see a members of a 'recovery' orchestra create a new musical score and film. Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2018
Create London Towards a pilot public programme as part of 'A House for Artists', a new residential space for artists in Barking Town Centre. Arts as a tool to achieve social change London 2018
School-Home Support Services (UK) Towards the salary of the Parent Engagement Coordinator enabling SHS to be a source of expertise on how to work with parents for schools and for SHS staff. Other - education London 2018
Ormiston Families Towards the delivery of a service that works with women living chaotic lifestyles who have had one or more children removed and placed into care. Other - social East of England 2018