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
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
Bluebell Care Trust Towards the development of Dads in Mind, a service to support fathers experiencing anxiety and depression related to pregnancy and birth. £40,000
Over 2 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2019
One25 Limited Towards the development of a service for women are in recovery from addiction and street sex work, to help them to secure an escape route and prevent further relapsing. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Other - social South West 2018
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
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. £60,000
Over 3 Years
Other - social South West 2019
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
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
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
OpenUp Music Towards the remote training sessions for professionals in order to support existing schools and expand to new schools £10,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South West 2020
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
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
Empire Fighting Chance Towards an early intervention programme using non-contact boxing and psychological support. £10,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2016
Empire Fighting Chance Towards core costs £15,000
Over 1 Year
Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2020
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
Student Hubs Towards a (pilot) project that aims to develop summer workshops for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children (UASC). £5,000
Over 1 Year
Arts as a tool to achieve social change South East 2019
Oxford Parent Infant Project Towards the clinical supervision of Saplings, an antenatal project in Oxford and Banbury where women with complex vulnerabilities can access specialist 1:1 support. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health 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
Alive Activities Limited Towards Alive's coaching programme for 240 care staff in 60 care homes, providing on-the-job training for care staff in developing meaningful activities and relationships with their residents. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people South East 2017
The Baobab Centre for Survivors in Exile Towards core costs in order to provide psychotherapy and practical support to young people who are survivors of extreme violence, trafficking or rape, and who are refugees or asylum seekers. £45,000
Over 3 Years
Young People's Improved Mental Health South East 2018
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
Project Art Works Towards collaboration with five mainstream cultural organisations to develop new practical approaches to the meaningful involvement of people with learning disabilities in visual art. £30,000
Over 3 Years
(OLD) Arts in Deprived Communities South East 2015
YoungDementia UK Towards piloting a new early support service for individuals with young onset dementia and their families. £30,000
Over 3 Years
Improved quality of life for carers and for older people 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
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