Grants Awarded by Classification 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018


Carers

  
   
RICHMOND CARERS CENTRE£11400
Contribution towards the salary and associated running costs for the part-time Carers Support Worker.  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES CROSSROADS CARE£12500
Project to support the health and care needs of 80 male carers through social activities, advice & information, group work and training.  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES CROSSROADS CARE£36000
A contribution towards the costs of the Saturday Club in Hampton for young carers with with special needs and disabilities (£15,000); and support for 48 carers from HFAC's area of benefit (£21,000).  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES CROSSROADS CARE£29600
Additional respite hours to support up to 18 carers; and a Carers Cafe twice a month at Hampton Hill United Reformed Church.  
   
Total Awarded for Carers £89500
   

Children & Young People

  
   
3RD HAMPTON SCOUT GROUP£10000
Contribution towards kitchen extension and refurbishment of kitchen.  
   
KICK LONDON£16000
1-1 mentoring service to Hampton Junior School and St Mary's CE Primary School, to benefit 40 children.  
   
LONDON WILDLIFE TRUST£9200
Towards the salary of the Project Worker (2 days) who will deliver a programme to provide opportunities for young people.  
   
MARBLE HILL PLAYCENTRES£10000
Towards salaries and running costs to enable families and their children to enjoy the Playcentres (December to April 2017/18).  
   
MARBLE HILL PLAYCENTRES£10000
A contribution towards the Manager's salary.  
   
MTV YOUTH HAMPTON£24000
Towards salaries for the Senior Youth Worker (Mentoring Lead 20 Hours), Senior Youth Worker (Programme Lead 12 Hours) and Youth Worker (Admin support 6 hours).  
   
OFF THE RECORD (TWICKENHAM)£18000
Towards salary and running costs for the counselling and information services at Church Street. This will enable 44 young people to each receive around 6 counselling sessions; and for approx. 133 young people to utilise 1.5 drop-in sessions.  
   
PCC ST RICHARD'S CHURCH, HANWORTH£4000
Towards the salary for the Children & Families Outreach Worker, supporting c. 46 people in our area of benefit.  
   
RICHMOND MUSIC TRUST£25000
To support the charity's scheme for subsidised music lessons for around 100 children from families on low income living in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
Total Awarded for Children & Young People £126200
   

Community Activities

  
   
LINDEN HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE LTD£20000
The salary for the Service Development Manager and associated costs.  
   
ST FRANCIS DE SALES£10000
Towards cost of kitchen refurbishment.  
   
YMCA LONDON SOUTH WEST£45000
Towards the salary of the Centre Service Manager and other staff costs.  
   
Total Awarded for Community Activities £75000
   

Disability

  
   
INTEGRATED NEUROLOGICAL SERVICES£25000
Contribution towards the full-time Speech and Language Therapy Worker, support costs and contribution to overheads.  
   
ME TOO & CO£15000
Post of Development Manager to support the work of the charity.  
   
OTAKAR KRAUS MUSIC TRUST£4600
The cost of 36 music therapy sessions at Homelink Day Respite Care Centre to benefit 36 elderly people with dementia.  
   
OTAKAR KRAUS MUSIC TRUST£12600
Contribution towards two days of music school, enabling reduced fees for around 18 students (£7.50 per student each session); and 6 students from low income families to receive a full bursary.  
   
RICHMOND ADVICE & INFORMATION ON DISABILITY (RAID)£15000
The salary and running costs for a p/t Money Advisor (16 hours) and associated costs.  
   
RICHMOND ADVICE & INFORMATION ON DISABILITY (RAID)£12000
Disability Peer Network project to support 80+ disabled adults to engage in social activities to reduce loneliness and improve well-being.  
   
RICHMOND MENCAP£12000
Towards the Holiday Opportunities Programme, Something To Say Theatre Group and the Better Together Group.  
   
RICHMOND MENCAP£22000
Towards the salary for a Project Worker (18 hours) and a contribution towards overheads and management supervision.  
   
RICHMOND USERS INDEPENDENT LIVING SCHEME (RUILS)£28000
Towards the salaries and running costs for the two part-time Family Support Workers, who will provide 1-1 casework support to 1-1 casework support and advice sessions to 50 families, and workshops and peer support to approximately 85 parents.  
   
RICHMOND USERS INDEPENDENT LIVING SCHEME (RUILS)£30000
£30,000 toward SEN advisor salary and some associated costs to work with c. 110 families in our area of benefit.  
   
SOUTH WEST LONDON STROKE CLUB - MOVING ON£8000
Contribution towards the salary of the Stroke Club Manager, supporting over 40 people who have suffered a stroke.  
   
THE MULBERRY CENTRE£20000
Contribution towards reconfiguration of premises to improve space and facilities for beneficiaries and staff.  
   
Total Awarded for Disability £204200
   

Education

  
   
LVA TRUST£5000
Small groups and mentoring programme for vulnerable young people in Hampton High & Twickenham Academy to develop self-esteem and resilience and learn about healthy relationships.  
   
ORANGE TREE THEATRE£12000
Contribution towards the cost of the workshops in schools within our area of benefit.  
   
Total Awarded for Education £17000
   

Hospitals & Hospices

  
   
POD CHARITABLE TRUST£2400
Towards the costs for 24 shows at West Middlesex Hospital and 24 shows at Kingston Hospital to benefit c. 480 children.  
   
PRINCESS ALICE HOSPICE£20000
Towards the Enhanced Support Service to benefit around 28 people in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
THE MULBERRY CENTRE£8000
£8,000 towards an IT-infrastructure update  
   
Total Awarded for Hospitals & Hospices £30400
   

Older People

  
   
AGE UK RICHMOND UPON THAMES£36200
Funding for a new full-time Caseworker to provide in-depth support and case work to c. 275 older people with complex needs.  
   
AGE UK RICHMOND UPON THAMES£50000
Contribution towards the Information & Advice Services supporting 1,000 people and the Handy Person Scheme to support 800 people.  
   
AGE UK RICHMOND UPON THAMES£20000
Towards salaries, volunteer expenses and activity costs to encourage men to access services/activities and reduce isolation.  
   
CHURCHES TOGETHER IN TEDDINGTON£700
Towards Christmas Dinner for elderly and lonely people.  
   
CONNAUGHT OPERA£3500
The cost of 10 concerts in care homes and community centres in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
HAMPTON & HAMPTON HILL VOLUNTARY CARE GROUP£35000
Towards the salaries for the Chief Executive and Project Support Worker.  
   
KINGSTON HOSPITAL CHARITY£50000
Towards the refurbishment of Blyth and Kennet Wards so that they are dementia friendly.  
   
WHITTON NETWORK£4500
Contribution towards the Co-ordinator's salary to support around 100 elderly people to live independently and to reduce isolation.  
   
EMBRACING AGE£9000
Contribution towards two staff salaries to provide a befriending service to improve quality of life to at least 75 older people in care homes in our area of benefit.  
   
SILVERFIT LTD£8000
Supporting the Silver Wednesdays activities for older people at Whitton Community Centre, promoting fitness and well-being (2 instructors' fees, project managment costs and rent).  
   
TEDDINGTON OLD PEOPLE'S WELFARE ASSOCIATION (ELLERAY HALL)£20000
The salary of the Activity Organiser and running costs for social activities, supporting over 200 elderly people, reducing isolation and improving well-being.  
   
Total Awarded for Older People £236900
   

Other

  
   
ADDICTION SUPPORT AND CARE AGENCY (ASCA)£10000
Towards new kitchen and refubishment works; and two new cloakroom facilities.  
   
ADDICTION SUPPORT AND CARE AGENCY (ASCA)£12300
Towards the salary for the Services Manager in Richmond for 2017/18, supporting around 110 people with an addiction problem from our area of benefit.  
   
ART & SOUL£8000
Contribution towards the 'Kaleidoscope' project that will directly benefit up to 80 people with mh issues through Art; and will also raise awareness of mental health issues through the Art exhibition and outreach work.  
   
ETHNIC MINORITIES ADVOCACY GROUP (EMAG)£12000
Towards the salary and running costs for the Project Worker.  
   
HOME-START RICHMOND UPON THAMES£35000
Towards the salaries for two Co-ordinators and core costs from 1 October 2017 (12 months' funding), supporting at least 35 families in our area of benefit.  
   
LEARN ENGLISH AT HOME£12000
Towards the salary for the p/t Richmond Co-ordinator post, associated running costs and group class, supporting at least 25 students in our area of benefit to improve English speaking skills, confidence, access to services and reducing isolation.  
   
LEARN ENGLISH AT HOME£6500
A weekly literacy class during term time to benefit 8 ethnic minority adults from our area of benefit.  
   
OFF THE RECORD (TWICKENHAM)£3100
Salary of Accounts Assistant (4h per week) to assist the existing team in managing an increasingly complex financial reporting system.  
   
OFF THE RECORD (TWICKENHAM)£7000
An additional evening satellite service in the Greenwood Centre that will provide a counselling service to young people in the Hampton and Hampton Hill area for 3 hours per week, providing c. 95 counselling sessions over the year.  
   
RELATE- LONDON SW£10000
£10,000 towards counselling fees for couples and families on low income in HFAC's area of benefit (Hamptons, Twickenham, Teddington and Whitton).  
   
RICHMOND AND KINGSTON ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORT£12000
Contribution towards the salaries of the Chief Executive Officer, Operations Manager and Administrator.  
   
RICHMOND AND KINGSTON ACCESSIBLE TRANSPORT£35000
Towards the purchase of a new accessible minibus.  
   
RICHMOND BOROUGH MIND£40600
Contibution towards the salaries of the Volunteer Co-ordinator, Peer Network Manager and Operations Manager.  
   
RICHMOND CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU SERVICE£20000
Towards refurbishment costs of new premises.  
   
RICHMOND CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU SERVICE£60000
To cover the full costs of the outreach service at the White House (3 days); and a contribution to the staffing costs and rent for the Twickenham Office. This will support information, advice and casework for c. 1,860 people in our area of benefit.  
   
RICHMOND EAL FRIENDSHIP GROUP CENTRE LTD£7500
Towards two staff salaries and rent, enabling around 40 women from diverse ethnic backgrounds to attend English classes to improve language and life skills, access services and reduce isolation.  
   
ROOM FOR WORK£10000
Towards 3 work programmes to support 75 people seeking employment.  
   
SOUTH WEST LONDON ENVIRONMENT NETWORK (SWLEN)£6250
Towards Co-ordinator's salary to support 70 household visits over two years.  
   
SPEAR HOUSING ASSOCIATION LTD£40000
Towards 2 salaries and associated costs to support skills development training for homeless people; and to support volunteers who contribute to the work of the charity.  
   
STILL BUILDING BRIDGES£1500
Peer support and social activities for people living with mental health issues.  
   
THE VINEYARD COMMUNITY CENTRE£23200
Contribution towards the salary for the full-time Executive Director.  
   
TW MONEY ADVICE SERVICE (TWMAS)£7500
Contribution towards part-time Debt Advice Worker/Centre Manager.  
   
YMCA LONDON SOUTH WEST£12500
£12,500 for the salary of the part-time Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinator to increase participation in health and well-being activities at the White House Community Centre.  
   
Total Awarded for Other £391950
   

Arts, Sports & Recreation

  
   
RICHMOND UPON THAMES PERFORMING ARTS FESTIVAL£3000
Contribution towards the costs for the 2017 Annual Arts Festival and events in HFAC's area of benefit.  
   
RIVER THAMES BOAT PROJECT£9300
Contribution towards the cost of c. 20 trips for charities, community groups and vulnerable individuals in our area to benefit, benefitting around 240 people.  
   
Total Awarded for Arts, Sports & Recreation £12300