Generally, capital grants of between £1,000 and £3,000 are available for UK-registered charities with an annual turnover of under £100,000 that are supporting older people aged 65 and over. Projects should fall into one of the following two categories:
Health and welfare: grants are for the refurbishment of residential care housing for the elderly and for building projects which are nearing completion. Consideration will also be given to the provision of equipment and furniture to enhance care and improve quality of life.
Community and innovation: grants for community initiatives such as exercise classes for the over-65s, lunch clubs, horticultural therapy and day trips. Consideration will also be given to technology projects aimed at benefitting those aged 65 and over.
Deadline: Sunday 10th December 2023
Full details are available on their website: https://www.wgedwardscharitablefoundation.org.uk/how-to-apply/