|VCSE Health and Wellbeing Fund|
The VCSE Health and Wellbeing Fund aims to support VCSE organisations who can provide a holistic support offer to assist women experiencing reproductive health issues. The HW Fund is managed by Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England and NHS Improvement.Funding of between £200,000 to £600,000 per applicant is available over a period of 3 years, to expand or develop projects in areas outlined in the information pack. Applications with a commitment secured for additional funding will be prioritised but all applications will be considered.
Deadline 5 August
OBJECTIVES OF FUND
Funding is intended to support voluntary and community organisations to provide a holistic support offer to women experiencing reproductive health issues so that they feel confident to remain in and return to the workplace. This includes ensuring that:
- Women feel supported in the workplace.
- Taboos are broken down through open conversation.
- Employers feel well-equipped to support women in managing their health in the workplace.
Grants of £200,000 to £600,000 over three years, to a maximum of £200,000 per year, are available.
It is expected that 15 to 20 awards will be made.