Applications open for Building Connections Fund to tackle youth loneliness
Applications open today (15 August 2018) for eligible charities and community organisations from across England for up to £80,000 from the Building Connections Fund Youth strand, to expand or enhance their work tackling youth loneliness.
Funding is available for projects that support any groups of young people within the most deprived 30% areas of England that mainly benefit young people with any one or more of the following circumstances:
- Being a carer
- Being unemployed or precariously employed
- Experiencing bereavement
- Having a disability or long-term health condition
- Having been in the care system.
If you already run a youth project, or provide a service in any of the above areas and want to extend it to reach young people, take a further look at this funding opportunity.
Get in touch
We’re happy to chat through ideas for how digital can strengthen your bid, and support the delivery of your project – or if you need some help or advice with your application.
Applications close 26 September 2018.