From today, grassroots charities and community groups tackling loneliness can apply for a share of £2 million of National Lottery funding to support their work.
Our partner, Disability Rights UK is one of the National Delivery Partners for Sport England's Tackling Inequalities Fund. The fund aims to reduce the negative impact of Covid-19 and any widening of inequalities in participation rates in sport and physical activity.
The National Academy for Social Prescribing (NASP) has been awarded £5 million in funding to support people to stay connected and maintain their health and wellbeing following the COVID-19 pandemic. Working with numerous partners, the funding will support community initiatives that can help improve mental health and wellbeing in response to COVID-19.