Combating loneliness

Barchester Healthcare Foundation is accepting applications for grants from small local and community groups that help adults aged over 18 with mental and physical disabilities, and older people aged over 65. Grants of between £100 and £5,000 are available to groups in England, Scotland and Wales.

This year our focus is about connecting or re-connecting people with others in their local community. Applications that combat loneliness and enable people to be active and engaged will receive our highest priority in 2017.

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