The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced that grants of between £20,000 and £300,000 are available through the Families in Stress priority of the Covenant Fund for projects lasting two and three years.
The funding is for projects that support families of serving personnel who are experiencing a significant stressful life event. These life events could include:
- Life-changing injury
- Domestic abuse
- Relationship break-up
- Those subject to the civil or service justice system or mental health issues.
The funding is available to local charities (or a branch of a national charity) or community interest companies that provide specialist support services.
The closing date for submitting an expression of interest is 12 noon on the 26th June 2017.