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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
British Refugee Council Towards therapeutic support for unaccompanied asylum seekers and refugees to improve their emotional wellbeing and help their integration into the UK. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
The Paper Birds Theatre Company Towards a pilot digital project exploring the concept of empathy and what makes us care for others with 90 young people £10,000
Other - arts England 2021
NoFit State Community Circus Ltd Towards core costs to safeguard NoFit State's community team and redesign to better meet the needs of the communities it serves. £10,000
Other - arts Wales 2021
Resurgo Trust Towards the salary of the Employer Partnership Manager (C-19 Extension) £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social England 2021
Partnership for Children Towards training of professionals to deliver PfC's programmes to young carers, aged 7-12, contributing to increased social, coping and emotional skills in this group. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
The London Pathway Towards Resilient, a long-term programme to protect children & young people with sever mental illness and experience of trauma and deprivation, following discharge from CAMHS, from becoming homeless. £90,000
Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2021
Caius House Towards developing an accessible high quality service which meets the immediate mental health needs of young people from BAME communities who have been impacted by Covid-19. £48,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2021
Leap Confronting Conflict Towards developing the next phase of a pilot programme supporting young people in care and the adults who care for them to manage conflict more effectively. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health London 2021
Royal National Theatre Towards the Max Rayne Design Bursary £50,000
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art Towards the Scholarship Fund £19,000
Other - arts UK-wide 2021
Alive Activities Limited Towards core costs while Alive seeks to consolidate its digital expansion £20,000
Over 1 Year
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South West 2021
Spurgeons Children's Charity Towards an extension grant to contribute to the running costs of the BeLeave service. £20,000
Other - social East Midlands 2021
St Ann’s Hospice Towards a Homeless Palliative Care Service to deliver support to homeless people living with terminal illness. £20,000
Other - health North West 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
Rethink Mental Illness Towards expanding a project which co-produces mental health workshops for young people at university. £37,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health England 2020
Birth Companions Ltd Towards developing its community based antenatal education programme in Hackney and Islington; and evaluating its impact to support sustainability and future growth. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social London 2020
Upswing Aerial Ltd Towards a three-year programme to positively affect the lives of care home staff, care home residents and professional circus artists. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people UK-wide 2020
Changing Tunes Ltd Towards researching and developing a music rehabilitation programme for Secure Children’s Homes. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2020
SafeLives Towards dedicated research about young people using harm in their intimate and peer relationships. £20,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social UK-wide 2020
School-Home Support Services (UK) Towards the salary of the Parental Engagement Co-ordinator £20,000
Other - education England 2020
Oxford Parent Infant Project Towards a further year's funding of OXPIP's Parent-Infant Therapy SAPlings Groups in Banbury and Oxford. £20,000
Other - health South East 2020
Magic Me Towards a pilot partnership project, with three care homes in London, aiming to improve the quality of life for older people and support care home staff in difficult times. £20,000
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people London 2020
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
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
Home-Start UK Towards providing enhanced training to a national network of volunteers and staff so they can better support women with perinatal mental health issues. £61,000
Over 2 Years
Other - health UK-wide 2020