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
Contact the Elderly Towards the salary of a National Development Officer who will focus on the creation of more tea parties groups, contributing to reduced isolation for participants. (OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People UK-wide 2016
The Choir With No Name Towards improving the wellbeing of homeless people through singing. Arts as a tool to achieve social change England 2016
Age UK Newcastle Towards supporting older people with dementia, and their carers, in hospital and upon discharge. Improved quality of life for carers and for older people North East 2016
Family Links (Educational Programmes) Towards the support of 114 practitioners to scale up the Parenting Programme with Islamic values to Muslim families. Other - social UK-wide 2016
Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network Towards the salary of an Employment Support Worker to help refugees and migrants entering the job market. Other - social London 2016
The Jerusalem Foundation Towards the Jerusalem Music Centre. Other - arts London 2016
Young Enterprise Towards the inclusion of enterprise education in schools and the development of work-ready skills. Other - education UK-wide 2016
Writing East Midlands (WEM) Towards the delivery of writer-led activities to build the confidence of refugees using English. Arts as a tool to achieve social change East Midlands 2016
The Race Equality Centre Towards the integration of refugees, supporting them into employment, education and volunteering. Other - social East Midlands 2016
Bluebell Care Trust Towards developing a programme of activity for young fathers whose partners are experiencing perinatal mental illness. Young People's Improved Mental Health South West 2016
Caryl Jenner Productions Ltd Towards the salary of the Schools Relationship Manager delivering programmes tailored to the needs of individual schools. Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
Irene Taylor Trust Towards core costs to develop link longer-term work in prison with a stronger community programme, and to reach more people. Arts as a tool to achieve social change UK-wide 2016
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. Other - social Scotland 2016
Birth Companions Ltd Towards core costs to support pregnant women and their babies and the dissemination of the organisation's expertise by training other professionals. Other - social London 2016
Blind in Business Charitable Trust Towards the salary of the Employment Co-ordinator in order to reach and help more blind graduates find good jobs. Other - social London 2016
Refugee Resource Towards a counselling and outreach service for unaccompanied young refugees and asylum seekers. Young People's Improved Mental Health 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. (OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People South East 2016
Unseen UK Towards the salary of one Project Worker for CHIPS: Children in a Place of Safety. Other - social UK-wide 2016
Society for Mucopolysaccharide Diseases Towards developing an Advocacy Support Service for MPS teenagers and young people. Other - social South East 2016
Huntington's Disease Association Towards the salary of the Specialist Huntington’s Disease Adviser for Wiltshire and Dorset. Other - health North West 2016
Why me? Victims for access to Restorative Justice Towards widening access to restorative justice. Other - social UK-wide 2016
St. Cuthbert's Hospice Durham Towards Namaste Care, a programme supporting adults with advanced dementia and their carers. (OLD) Improved Quality of Life for Older People North East 2016
The Auditory Verbal Centre Towards core costs to enable AV-UK reach more deaf children directly, and train more therapists. Other - health UK-wide 2016
NEPACS Towards ‘Heading Home’ supporting the reintegration of ex-offenders with their families. Other - social North East 2016
The National Autistic Society Towards the development, testing and roll-out of Teen Life, a programme for parents of young people with an autism spectrum disorder. Young People's Improved Mental Health UK-wide 2016