Launch of HealthEast Healthy Communities Fund

June 12, 2013

Category: Funding

Community Action Suffolk in partnership with Voluntary Norfolk and NHS Great Yarmouth and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group – HealthEast, are delighted to announce the launch of the HealthEast Healthy Communities Fund.

The one year fund has been established to enable voluntary and community sector organisations to support improvements in health, wellbeing and patient care in the Great Yarmouth and Waveney area. Projects will need to be able to demonstrate a tangible link to improving health outcomes for local people and how they will link with existing NHS services and professionals.

Groups can apply for a maximum of £5,000 funding, the average grant awarded is expected to be £2,000 – £3,000.

The closing date for applications is noon on Monday 8th July. For a copy of the application form and guidance notes please click the following links:

HealthEast Fund Guidance Notes final

HealthEast Fund Application Form

Applications for work in the Great Yarmouth area need to be sent to Voluntary Norfolk, Waveney applications are being administered by the Community Action Suffolk team at The Kirkley Centre in Lowestoft.

For more information, please contact, Community Action Suffolk on 01502 558350, email HealthEastgrants@communityactionsuffolk.org.uk if you are in the Waveney area, or Voluntary Norfolk GYVSP on 01493 845925, email simon.oleary@voluntarynorfolk.org.uk if you are in Great Yarmouth.