Barchester’s Charitable Foundation helps older people and other adults with a disability across England, Scotland and Wales.
It gives grants to help reduce isolation and loneliness, promote group activities and generally improve people’s independence, mobility and quality of life. Grants range from £100 to £5,000.
- Older people 65+
- Adults 18+ with a physical or learning disability
- Adults 18+ with mental problems
- Small community groups and charities.
Applications for named individuals must be completed by a third party, who knows the individual in a professional or community-based capacity. This could be a healthcare professional, a social or citizen’s advice worker or a charity representative.
The online or downloadable application form is available on their website: www.bhcfoundation.org.uk