The Healthy Communities Together programme


England Suitable for: Partnerships Funding size: Up to £500,000 over four years Total available: up to £3 million Application deadline: 27 March 2020 Healthy Communities Together is a new programme developed in partnership between The National Lottery Community Fund and The King’s Fund. The programme aims to support local areas to develop effective and sustainable partnerships between the voluntary and community sector, the NHS and local authorities to improve health and wellbeing, reduce health inequalities and empower communities. As well as providing grant funding, the programme will support the development of relationships between partners, identifying and agreeing how best to work together, to ensure the involvement of organisations working across communities, and create a plan of activities. The programme consists of two phases. In phase 1, a maximum of six areas will receive up to £50,000 funding from The National Lottery Community Fund and a package of learning and development support from the King’s Fund for up to nine months to develop their partnership and project plans. Applications for phase 1 are to be submitted by 27 March, and with projects for phase 1 are projected to start in July 2020. More information and to apply click here

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