supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
  • Comic Relief - Thriving not just surviving: Young Men and Mental Health (New Fund)

    Created: 08/09/2017

    Comic Relief - Thriving not just surviving: Young Men and Mental Health

    Comic Relief has just launched a £1.75 million fund to support vulnerable and disadvantaged young men with mental health problems. 

    The fund supports vulnerable and disadvantaged young men aged between 11 and 20 years with mental health problems. They are seeking proposals to deliver specialised mental health provision which puts the needs of young men at the heart of their work. They will prioritise applications which: have consulted and plan to co-design activities with young men to ensure their needs and interests are met effectively; are working with young men from Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities or those with co-occurring learning disabilities and mental health problems; use activity based interventions (including arts and sports as well as social and cultural activities) as a tool of engagement; promote and recognise the power of peer support and positive role models and incorporate these into their interventions; ensure activities are carried out in non-stigmatising locations. The deadline for applications is 13 October 2017.




    What now?
    See other news/events in the Funding and Finance category
    Go to the main News page
    Tell us about your own news

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

News/Events Categories:

FVA news (132 items)
Job Vacancies (1,306 items)
Social Enterprise (43 items)
Funding and Finance (645 items)
Training and Learning (1,025 items)
Community Events (1,911 items)
Goods Donations and Services (41 items)
General News (995 items)
Volunteering (366 items)
Partnerships Networks and Forums (79 items)


Go to the main News page

Share your news/events

It's free! Tell us about your event, news, training, vacancy etc. by completing a short form and we'll add it to our e-bulletins and website - accessed by thousands of people every month.