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Supporting Ageing in Place – Ambition for Ageing Funding for Groups and Organisations

Ambition for Ageing is seeking community groups and organisations to deliver projects of up to £2,000 in specific neighbourhoods across Greater Manchester to help us create social connections and build age-friendly places for people aged 50 and over.

They are looking to invest in a range of projects to increase social connections for older people, especially those from marginalised and low-income, communities. Projects could support social connections by delivering activities, adapting spaces to make them more accessible or buying equipment, but you can be creative. You can apply for more than one project although we do want to support the widest range of people.

They are looking for projects to be delivered in the following pilot neighbourhoods:

The deadline for this first round of funding is midday, Monday 14th June 2021.
Ambition for Ageing are hosting several online information sessions for those interested in applying:
• Tuesday 18th May, 1:30pm-2:30pm - Click here to book your place
• Wednesday 19th May, 10am-11am - Click here to book your place
• Monday 24th May, 11am-12pm - Click here to book your place

They are also able to offer support with developing a project idea or with the process by referring you to a local support organisation. Please get in touch with ambition@gmcvo.org.uk for a referral.
Visit here for full details: https://www.ambitionforageing.org.uk/supporting-ageing-place

May 10, 2021