Robertson Trust Small Grants

Applications now open! This is one of five funding offers for registered charities groups who work to address poverty and trauma in Scotland. For more details of the kind of work we fund, take a look at Who and what we fund. Overview For registered charities with an annual income* of between £25,000 and £100,000 RevenueContinue reading “Robertson Trust Small Grants”

Bank Of Scotland Reach Funding

The Reach programme is suitable for charities who can demonstrate they address disadvantage or social exclusion. This will ensure that our funding will reach the most vulnerable people across Scotland, to provide them with opportunity and equality and making positive, sustainable change. Disadvantage Examples include charities addressing primary disadvantage such as homelessness, abuse, mental healthContinue reading “Bank Of Scotland Reach Funding”

Caithness Sight Impairment Group

Caithness Sight Impairment Group is back meeting up after a long break due to Covid. Their meetings will take place on the first Wednesday of the month at West Church Hall, Thurso, from 2-4pm. The meetings are informal. If you are sight impaired you are welcome to come along have a chat, tea/coffee and biscuits.Continue reading “Caithness Sight Impairment Group”

Scottish Recovery Network Survey!

The Scottish Recovery Network believe that to make recovery real we all need to be equal partners in transforming the mental health system. We want Scotland to be a place where people with lived experience are meaningfully involved in the design and delivery of mental health support and strategies. To get a better understanding ofContinue reading “Scottish Recovery Network Survey!”

BBC Children In Need are pausing their main and small grants programme

Over the last 12 months BBC Children in Need (CiN) have been developing a new strategy for grant making, which will be launched in Spring 2022. This will include changes which will help them: Improve accessibility, equity, diversity and inclusion. Make it easier for projects to apply for funding. Help them put Children and Young people at the heart of everything they do Remain UK wide but work locally in communities acrossContinue reading “BBC Children In Need are pausing their main and small grants programme”

North Highland Initiative Fund

The North Highland Initiative’s Community Infrastructure Support Programme has been set up to provide grants of up to £1,000 for small initiatives in the community, tourism and support sectors in Caithness, Sutherland and Ross & Cromarty. Once again, a valuable and welcome partner in this work has been Dounreay, which has committed vital financial supportContinue reading “North Highland Initiative Fund”

Caithness HTSI Survey

Help us spread this survey by sharing to help HTSI understand contribution of the third sector in the Highlands! Thank you.The 2021 Highland Third Sector Census aims to expand our knowledge of the third sector in the Highlands, helping the public sector, funders and wider third sector to further understand the size, shape, and contributionContinue reading “Caithness HTSI Survey”

Rural Community Engagement Fund

Support in Mind Scotland has been funded by the Scottish Government to work with them to improve the mental wellbeing of people in rural communities as we all recover from the pandemic. This fund is part of a larger community engagement project, working directly with people in local communities to raise awareness, identify need andContinue reading “Rural Community Engagement Fund”