Building Better Opportunities Funding Update

Author's position
CEO
Article date
20 April 2016
Primary interest
Funding and Fundraising

£1,317,540 of Big Lottery Funding to address barriers to work in the west of Thames Valley Berkshire. The funding will be for one partnership working with participants who are 25 years or older with a particular focus on:

  • People aged 50 or over
  • People with long term and ongoing health issues
  • Long-term unemployed
  • Ex-offenders
  • People claiming ESA who have mental health issues
  • Lone parents and carers

Partnerships are forming and preparing first stage applications ready for the 16th May deadline. We have set up a Yammer forum to enable leads and partners to come together. To join the forum email bbo@rva.org.uk