Up to £30,000 for local charities providing support to young carers.
Examples of Funded Projects
Caring Together received £5,000 to provide 30 infant young carers aged between 5-8 support through clubs and activity breaks in the school holidays.
20Twenty Productions CIC received £700 towards the provision of free places at youth theatres to young carers, looked after children and children from low income families to grow their confidence and skills.
Cambridge Student Community Action received £1,250 to run the Big Siblings scheme where student volunteers visit local families to provide opportunities for children referred by social and family intervention workers and to be a mentor for them.
Who can apply?
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
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