£450,000 of funding has been made available to adult and children’s hospices based in England, Wales, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man that are full members of Hospice UK. Grants of up to £35,000 each are available to support projects which seek to address inequality and widen access to hospice care.
The scope of projects should focus on one of the following:
- People experiencing homelessness (or who are vulnerably housed) , or
- People with learning disabilities.
Funding has been made available by the Masonic Charitable Foundation under the Hospice Grants – Widening Access programme.
Support is available for projects that run for up to 18 months and that work in collaboration with partners and the local community to develop support to address the needs of local people.
The closing date for applications is the 27th January 2020.