Registering your interest for the Work and Health Programme

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) have issued a Prior Information Notice (PIN) for the Work and Health Programme. DWP is working with London government to implement a new Work and Health Programme, with the objective of transforming employment support for those furthest from the labour market — those with health conditions and disabilities and [Read more]

Invitation: Ingeus Work and Health Programme Roadshow

Posted on behalf of Ingeus Dear LVSC member, I’d like to invite you to the upcoming Ingeus Work and Health Programme Roadshow in London. Ingeus are keen to meet with organisations who deliver employability and health related services in London, to discuss the forthcoming Work and Health Programme provision and the impact this will have [Read more]

Next funding round of the GLA’s ‘FreeSport’ initiative about to launch

Looking to run a new activity this summer? Want to engage more participants at your local club? Funding is available! FreeSport in association with Coca-Cola Zero ParkLives is part of the Mayor of London’s sport legacy programme. It enables organisations and community groups of all shapes and sizes to apply for grants of between £400 [Read more]

London launches Call 3 of ERDF Programme

From the London Enterprise Panel The UK Government has given the green light to launch a third Call for the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Following the closure of Call 2 in London at the end of October 2015, the London European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) Committee is launching three Calls under three Priority [Read more]

Edge fund – funding for grassroots groups

The Edge Fund is open for applications The Edge Fund supports work run by and for communities facing discrimination and injustice. It funds work carried out by individuals and grassroots groups in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England that find it difficult to get funding elsewhere. Specifically, the Edge Fund funds work that challenges abuses of power [Read more]

Trust for London announces new funding for projects tackling unemployment among young Black men in London

From Trust for London: Young Black Men and Employment – a new Trust for London Initiative Trust for London is pleased to announce a new special initiative which will aim to increase the employment rate of young black men (YBM) in London. As part of this Initiative, Black Training and Entreprise Group (BTEG) undertook research which [Read more]

Tender opportunity: Bromley Youth Employment Project

Bromley Council have allocated £500,000 to tackle youth unemployment by supporting the creation of sustainable job opportunities for unemployed 18-24 year olds who are resident in Bromley.   Bromley Council are seeking an experienced and proficient Service Provider who will deliver the project on the Council’s behalf by working with employers to create Apprenticeship and internship [Read more]

Grants available for Money Advice projects

The Money Advice Trust (MAT), supported by Nationwide and the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, is seeking applications for its 2012 Innovation Grants Programme. The programme offers support for agencies that provide money advice, and funds work which will improve the availability, effectiveness and efficiency of money advice in the UK. Projects must be innovative and must help MAT achieve its [Read more]