Grants Awarded by Classification 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017


Carers

  
   
RICHMOND CARERS CENTRE2016-08-04£11000
Contribution towards the salary and associated running costs for the part-time Carers Support Worker.  
   
RICHMOND CARERS CENTRE2017-03-30£24500
Salary of Young Carers Activity Worker and associated costs to provide breaks and activities to at least 100 young carers throughout the year.  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES CROSSROADS CARE2016-10-06£12500
Pilot project to support the health and care needs of male carers.  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES CROSSROADS CARE2017-01-25£35000
A contribution towards the costs of the Saturday Club in Hampton for young carers with with special needs and disabilities (£15,000); and support for 48 carers from HFAC's area of benefit (£20,000).  
   
Total Awarded for Carers £83000
   

Children & Young People

  
   
ACHIEVING FOR CHILDREN2017-02-02£7000
To provide grants to support and encourage care leavers in higher education, training or employment and who are living in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
KICK LONDON2017-03-30£16000
1-1 mentoring service to Heathfield Infant and Junior School in Whitton and Hampton High.  
   
LONDON WILDLIFE TRUST2017-03-30£12700
Towards the Project Worker's salary for the Youth Engagement Project (2 days per week) at Crane Park Island and associated costs.  
   
MTV YOUTH HAMPTON2017-06-01£24000
Towards salaries for the Senior Youth Worker (Mentoring Lead 20 Hours), Senior Youth Worker (Programme Lead 12 Hours) and Youth Worker (Admin support 6 hours).  
   
OFF THE RECORD (TWICKENHAM)2017-03-30£15000
Towards salary and running costs for the counselling and information services at Church Street. This will enable 28 young people to each receive around 8 counselling sessions; and for over 108 young people to attend 2 drop-in sessions.  
   
OFF THE RECORD (TWICKENHAM)2017-06-01£12000
Contribution towards refurbishment costs of premises.  
   
RICHMOND MUSIC TRUST2016-10-06£23000
To support the charity's scheme for subsidised music lessons for children from families on low income living in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL2017-02-02£3000
Contribution towards the costs for the 2016 Annual Arts Festival and events in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
Total Awarded for Children & Young People £112700
   

Community Activities

  
   
RIVER THAMES BOAT PROJECT2017-03-30£9300
Contribution towards the cost of c. 20 trips for charities and community groups in our area to benefit around 240 people.  
   
RICHMOND AND KINGSTON ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORT2017-03-30£10000
Contribution towards the salaries of the Chief Executive Officer, Operations Manager and Administrator.  
   
THE STRAWBERRY HILL TRUST2017-03-30£8000
Towards the salary for the Community Gardner to support community activities in the garden at Strawberry Hill House; and running costs.  
   
YMCA LONDON SOUTH WEST2017-03-30£10000
Towards refurbishment costs of the ladies toilets at the White House Community Centre.  
   
Total Awarded for Community Activities £37300
   

Disability

  
   
INTEGRATED NEUROLOGICAL SERVICES2017-03-30£25000
Contribution towards the Speech and Language Therapy Service (Senior SLT 2 days and Junior SLT 5 days) to support over 50 people in our area of benefit.  
   
MARBLE HILL PLAYCENTRES2016-08-04£4000
Contribution towards office extension and refurbishment costs.  
   
MARBLE HILL PLAYCENTRES2017-03-30£4400
To fund Saturday morning play sessions (26 weeks), exclusively for children and young people with disabilities/additional needs.  
   
ME TOO & CO2016-10-06£15000
Post of Administrator to support the work of the charity.  
   
MY LIFE FILMS2017-02-02£10000
Towards the cost of films to support and improve the well-being of 20 people with dementia, benefiting the carer, family, medical and support staff.  
   
OTAKAR KRAUS MUSIC TRUST2016-12-01£12000
To provide main costs for music school one day per week, supporting around 36 children and young people with additional needs to develop their musical talents.  
   
RICHMOND ADVICE & INFORMATION ON DISABILITY (RAID)2017-03-30£15000
The salary and running costs for a p/t Money Advisor (16 hours) and associated costs.  
   
RICHMOND ADVICE & INFORMATION ON DISABILITY (RAID)2017-03-30£12000
Disability Peer Network project to support 150 disabled adults to engage in social activities to reduce loneliness and improve well-being.  
   
RICHMOND HOMES AND LIFESTYLE TRUST2017-02-02£22500
The cost of a new lease on a shop front property to provide a base for activities, opportunities and support for people with learning disabilities.  
   
RICHMOND MENCAP2017-03-30£10500
Funding towards the Holiday Opportunities Programme, Something To Say Theatre Group and the Better Together Group.  
   
RICHMOND USERS INDEPENDENT LIVING SCHEME (RUILS)2017-04-26£28000
Towards the salaries and running costs for the two part-time Family Support Workers, who will provide 1-1 casework support to 25 families and an additional c. 75 families will receive support through drop-in and booked sessions.  
   
SOUTH WEST LONDON STROKE CLUB - MOVING ON2017-02-02£8000
Contribution towards the salary for the Stroke Club Manager, supporting over 40 people who have suffered a stroke.  
   
THE HORSE RANGERS ASSOCIATION (HAMPTON COURT) LTD2017-03-30£10000
To support the costs of the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) work.  
   
THE MULBERRY CENTRE2017-06-01£24000
Salary for the Outreach Worker (LBRuT) to promote healthy living and increase referrals and awareness of the Mulberry Centre; and additional running costs.  
   
Total Awarded for Disability £200400
   

Education

  
   
CARLISLE INFANT SCHOOL2016-12-01£4000
Contirbution to costs of a sensory garden to enhance learning for 270 children.  
   
ORANGE TREE THEATRE2016-10-06£12000
Towards the cost of the workshops in schools within our area of benefit.  
   
Total Awarded for Education £16000
   

Hospitals & Hospices

  
   
PRINCESS ALICE HOSPICE2017-06-01£20000
Towards the Enhanced Support Service to benefit around 40 people in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
Total Awarded for Hospitals & Hospices £20000
   

Older People

  
   
AGE UK RICHMOND UPON THAMES2016-07-20£50000
Contribution towards the Information & Advice Services and Handy Person Scheme.  
   
AGE UK RICHMOND UPON THAMES2017-06-01£15000
Contribution towards the charity's Community Services, in particular, activities to support older, isolated men.  
   
CHURCHES TOGETHER IN TEDDINGTON2016-10-06£700
Towards Christmas Dinner for elderly and lonely people.  
   
CONNAUGHT OPERA2017-03-30£3500
The cost of 10 concerts in care homes and community centres in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
HAMPTON & HAMPTON HILL VOLUNTARY CARE GROUP2017-04-26£32500
Towards the salaries for the Chief Executive and Project Support Worker.  
   
EMBRACING AGE2017-03-30£9500
Contribution towards two staff salaries to provide a befriending service to improve quality of life to at least 100 older people in care homes in our area of benefit.  
   
LINDEN HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE LTD2016-08-04£15000
The salary for the Service Development Manager and associated costs.  
   
OTAKAR KRAUS MUSIC TRUST2016-10-06£1500
12 weekly music therapy sessions at Homelink Respite Care Centre.  
   
TEDDINGTON OLD PEOPLE'S WELFARE ASSOCIATION (ELLERAY HALL)2017-02-02£20000
The salary of the Activity Organiser and running costs for social activities, supporting over 200 elderly people, reducing isolation and improving well-being.  
   
WHITTON NETWORK2016-12-01£4000
Contribution towards the Co-ordinator's salary to support independence for older people and reduce isolation.  
   
Total Awarded for Older People £151700
   

Other

  
   
ADDICTION SUPPORT AND CARE AGENCY (ASCA)2017-02-06£12000
Towards the salary for the Services Manager in Richmond for 2016/17, supporting around 375 people with an addiction problem.  
   
ART & SOUL2016-12-01£6450
Towards the 'Colour Outside the Lines' project that will directly benefit up to 60 people and 25 young people with mh issues; and will also raise awareness of mental health issues through the exhibition and outreach work.  
   
CUT FILMS2016-08-04£12000
Contribution towards the Youth Worker's salary (4 days per week).  
   
ETHNIC MINORITIES ADVOCACY GROUP (EMAG)2017-03-30£12000
Salary for the BME Project Worker and core costs to support people to access services, improve their knowledge of English and increase confidence.  
   
HOME-START RICHMOND UPON THAMES2016-08-04£25000
Towards the salaries for two Co-ordinators and core costs from 1 October 2016 (12 months' funding), supporting 25 families in our area of benefit.  
   
LEARN ENGLISH AT HOME2016-08-04£12000
Towards the salary for the p/t Richmond Co-ordinator post, associated running costs and group class.  
   
MAN&BOY2016-12-01£7000
The cost of activities to support 12 boys at risk to improve relationships, motivation and self-esteem.  
   
MID MEDIATION AND COUNSELLING LTD2017-03-30£10000
Towards the Family Bridges work, providing 100 counselling sessions to support around 25 families with complex needs.  
   
PCC ST RICHARD'S CHURCH, HANWORTH2016-08-04£3750
Contribution towards the post of Children and Families Outreach Worker.  
   
RICHMOND BOROUGH MIND2016-07-20£32500
A contribution towards the salaries of the Volunteer Co-ordinator, Peer Network Manager and Operations Manager.  
   
RICHMOND BOROUGH MIND2017-06-01£25000
Towards the refurbishment costs of the charity's premises in Hampton Road, creating a Wellbeing Centre and additional services, activities and opportunities for those living with poor mental health.  
   
RICHMOND CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU SERVICE2017-04-26£55000
To cover the full costs of the outreach service at the White House (3 days); and a contribution to the staffing costs and rent for the Twickenham Office. This will support information, advice and casework for c. 1,860 people in our area of benefit.  
   
RICHMOND EAL FRIENDSHIP GROUP CENTRE LTD2016-08-04£4500
Contribution towards the costs of English classes and yoga sessions in Whitton.  
   
SPEAR HOUSING ASSOCIATION LTD2016-10-06£6000
Contribution towards SPEAR's Homeless Health Link Service.  
   
SPEAR HOUSING ASSOCIATION LTD2017-01-25£40000
Towards 2 salaries to support skills development and progresion to employment, volunteering and outreach work (£35,000, around 150 people will benefit); and a contribution to the post of Trainee Outreach Worker (£5,000).  
   
STILL BUILDING BRIDGES2016-12-01£1500
Peer support and social activities for people living with mental health issues.  
   
THE VINEYARD COMMUNITY CENTRE2016-08-04£8000
Salary for a part-time Foodbank Manager (Hampton) and support costs.  
   
THE VINEYARD COMMUNITY CENTRE2016-10-06£12500
Contribution towards the Community Centre's Manager (£10,000) and core costs (£2,500).  
   
THE VINEYARD COMMUNITY CENTRE2017-06-01£15000
Contribution towards the salary for the full-time Executive Director.  
   
Total Awarded for Other £300200
   

Arts, Sports & Recreation

  
   
SILVERFIT LTD2016-06-01£7500
Supporting the Silver Wednesdays activities for older people at Whitton Community Centre, promoting fitness and well-being (2 instructors' fees, project managment costs and rent).  
   
Total Awarded for Arts, Sports & Recreation £7500