SCVO - Carers Act Transformation Support (CATS) Fund

Summary

Round 3 of this fund will enable third sector organisations who have a role in local implementation of the Act the opportunity to apply for small grants to: Develop/test new approaches in relation to contributing to specific outcomes from the Carers Act Implementation plan · Participate in organisational training and development activities in relation to contributing to specific outcomes from the Carers Act Implementation plan · Support IT systems purchase and development in relation to contributing to specific outcomes from the Carers Act Implementation plan The focus is on activities and short term projects that will contribute to specific outcomes from the Carers Act Implementation Plan


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Statutory
When to apply:
Round 3 is open from 5 June 2019 to 18th July 2019
Next deadline:
18 Jul 2019
Charities only:
No
Website:
https://scvo.org/running-your-organisation/funding/carers-act-transformation-support-fund
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
0141 465 6027
How to apply
Online application form on the website.
Exclusions
The fund will not support: · Delivery of direct carer services · Lobbying activity · Political activity · General running costs of an organisation · Promotion of religion · Fund-raising promotions and activities Types of organisations who cannot apply · Arms- length council bodies including trusts (defined by clauses in the constitution that concede control to the local authority). · Private sector · Local Authorities · Public sector · Third sector organisations who are not commissioned via their Local Authority or Health & Social Care Partnership to provide support to carers which is aligned with the implementation of the Carers (Scotland) Act 2016

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
£1,000
Maximum:
£10,000
Average:
No average provided
Annually awarded:
£400,000
Notes on award amounts:
£400,000 is available in this third round for small grants.

Organisation

Name:
Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations
Charity number:
SC003558
Website:
http://www.scvo.org.uk
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
0131 474 8000
Address:
Mansfield Traquair Centre 15 Mansfield Place, , Edinburgh, EH3 6BB

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Geographical Areas

  • Scotland

Activities

  • Organisation Capacity Building

Beneficiaries

  • Third sector organisations