Mid and South Essex Community Partnership Grants Programme

Grants totalling £535,000 are available to voluntary and community organisations in Mid and South Essex that are helping people who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

We are pleased to be delivering this programme on behalf of Mid & South Essex Hospitals Charity for the benefit of Mid and South Essex Health and Care Partnership.

Who can apply:
To be eligible for the Mid and South Essex Community Partnership Grants Programme, your work must have health and social care links and the project needs to take place within the area of Mid and South Essex.   

Priority is likely to be given to applicants that are either:
-working in areas of high deprivation
-supporting people who are disproportionality affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
-helping those who experience barriers in accessing support from health and social care

We can support operating and revenue costs or capital costs.

How much can you apply for? 
Grants of £20,000 to £60,000 are available for up to two years.  We can also accept applications covering 12 or 18 months. 

Grants of up to £80,000 are available for up to two years for formal partnerships.

What you need to know:
Please read the following documents in advance of completing an expression of interest form:

Application Guidelines and Criteria
Mid and South Essex Health and Care Partnership – 5 Year Strategy as you will be asked how your work compliments the priorities set out in this

How to apply:
This is a two-stage application process, with an initial expression of interest to be made in the first instance. The deadline date for this is 5pm on Wednesday 27 January 2021.

If you are invited through to second stage, final decisions will be in April 2021.