Winter Wellbeing Fund
The McCarthy-Dixon Foundation - £2,000
The grant will be used to provide one-off mini payments to cover/partially cover our older clients' energy bills
Renew169 Wellbeing Cafe - £2,000
The grant will be used to provide activities which promote a healthy lifestyle, based on the five ways to wellbeing
Serve Rushden - £2,850
The grant will be used to upscale the Meal on Wheels project to support people struggling with the cost of living who are unable to leave their homes independently
Age UK - £5,000
The grant will be used to fit 100 x smoke and electric blanket testing in older people's homes.
Deafconnect - £5,000
The grant will be used to help with a well-being office, room hire and BSL interpreter.
Renew169 Wellbeing Cafe - £4,890
The grant will be used to provide hot snacks and nutrition and exercise advise to those in South Northants.
SOFEA - £4,980
The grant will be used to source and access food, saving it from waste to be made available at affordable prices to people at risk of fuel poverty, good insecurity, lonliness and isolation during winter.
Favell Day Services - £2,200
The grant will be used to purchase warm clothing and assist with utility bills.
Daventry New Street Day Centre - £4,950
The grant will be used to provide a socially distant lunch club for isolated older people.
Power of the Mind Networks - £4,540
The grant will be used to provide zoom training sessions.
SERVE Rushden - £4,999.54
The grant will be used to support individuals with essential groceres, prescriptions and befriending telephone calls.
Live at Home - £3,776
The grant will be used to provide a series of lunch clubs.
The Northants Theatre Social - £3,000
The grant will be used to obtain necessary assets to offer a mobile arts hub and performance venue for disused and existing community spaces throughout Northamptonshire.
Accommodation Concern - £5,000
The grant will be used to provide safe morning spaces for homeless people.
Care & Repair Northamptonshire - £3,000
The grant will be used to provide a home wellbeing service.
Live at Home - £5,000
The grant will be used to provide a twice weekly lunch club for people aged 60 and above.
Golden Years - £5,000
The group will use their grant to set up a weekly Friendship Group using the community room at the Tesco Superstore in Wellingborough.
Live at Home - £3,333.33
The grant will be used to support members in looking at managing their finances better including Gas, Electricity and Water Bills.
Age UK Northamptonshire - £3,333.33
The group will use their grant to contribute to their Service Advice Team and Handypersons service.
Care and Repair (Northampton) Ltd - £3,333.33
The group will use their grant to continue to provide essential home measures to vulnerable people of all ages in Northampton.
Zindgani (Asian Men’s Group) - £4,950
The group will use their grant to cover the costs of venue hire and will also fund a series of activities that will improve mental and physical health for members.
Serve Rushden - £4,640
The group will use their grant to recruit and train more volunteers drivers and helpers to provide support and care to elderly people and adults with disabilities who wish to live in their own homes.
Autumn Centre Limited - £5,000
The grant will be used to sustain the centre’s existing services of supplying food, activities and support to older people in Northamptonshire.