Funding opportunities for community safety, tackling poverty, healthy ageing, road safety, working with marginalised and excluded groups, and disadvantaged and disabled children.
Funding opportunities – Scillies only, Music for all, conservation, community support, children’s and medical charities and small, isolated rural communities
Apps for children’s online wellbeing, and co-ordinating family carers, plus facebook and text fundraising, a new experiences raffle website, and wellbeing for charity comms staff.
Awareness raising for breast cancer, ADHD, dyslexia, baby loss, older people, mental health, black history, hospice care, and the menopause, plus stopping drinking or smoking and walking to school, all this month!
Funding opportunities with no dates, or distant dates – the new Comic Relief Community Fund and others with broad remits, and specifically around learning disabilities, and community spaces.
Universities UK are warning of the dangers around initiation ceremonies, welcoming new students into clubs and teams – including excessive alcohol consumption and bullying.
Funding sources that have application deadlines coming up soon – around improving physical health, heritage preservation, renewable energy and housing.
Update around safeguarding children, including new statutory guidance for schools, around teaching RSE, restraint, and about FGM. Also online safety guide for parents, and a report around children reporting abuse.
Sowenna, the new mental health unit for teens, is open in Bodmin, meaning that these young people can be treated near to home.
Details of days, weeks and months commemorating or raising awareness of various conditions and causes this September.
Cornwall Council is consulting on two draft strategies at present, around vulnerable adolescents and homelessness. Make sure your voice is heard.
Tools & info on: suicide, human rights, RSE & drug rehab (for professionals), mental health in young people, anti hate-crime animations, and health costs support.
In the event of a No Deal Brexit charities are calling for a hardship fund to alleviate a food crisis that would hit the most deprived families the hardest.
Funding opportunities for violence against women, disadvantaged young people, social action and ecological science.
Surveys on business skills in Cornwall and for families of armed forces personnel experiencing addiction
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have chosen 15 small charities to support during August – raising awareness of lesser-known issues.
The Children’s Funeral Fund for England has opened, providing funding via funeral directors or direct to parents, for the funerals of babies, children and young people up to age 18.
Awareness-raising for breastfeeding, allotments, water poverty, youth, left-handers and humanitarian issues taking place during August.
Summer holiday safety and activity information – stay safe online, in the sun, and in the sea, and find out where you can have fun. Also, the Max Card, for families with a disabled child.