The Turners Court Youth Trust

Status: Open for applications.  Deadline: Please check the website for deadlines


Description

Grant for registered charities and small community groups working with disadvantaged young people across the Thames Valley area.


Value

Grants range from between £250-£5000


Extended Description

The Turners Court Youth Trust Grant is provided and administered by the Turners Court Youth Trust and is available to charities and small community groups across the Thames Valley region. The scheme is intended to support projects to help children and young people up to the age of 23 years who are vulnerable or disaffected.

In particular, the scheme wishes to support projects with the following themes:

  • Early life experiences, especially for youths who have difficult personal circumstances.
  • Emotional, social and physical safety and/or well-being.
  • Personal safety and protection from harm and neglect.
  • Involvement in activities that help young people to achieve their full potential in life and overcome barriers in education or employment.
  • Development of independent skills for life and work.
  • Prevention from entering the judicial system

Key Criteria

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a registered charity or a constituted small community group.
  • Be charitable in nature.
  • Be operating within the Thames Valley region.
  • Be working with children and young people up to the age of 23 years who are vulnerable and disadvantaged.

Application Process

The application process is ongoing and interested applicants may apply at any time. Applications should be made in writing and should be no longer than three A4 sides. The application should include:

  • The organisation's charity number. Small groups should provide a copy of their constitution.
  • Details of the organisation and the aims of the project, including how much funding is being sought.
  • Details of funding being sought from additional sources.
  • Contact details.

The Trustees may contact an organisation if further details are required.

Contact the Turners Court Youth Trust for further information  


Address & Contacts :

Enquiries:  The Turners Court Youth Trust, 30 High Street, Wendover, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6EA

Email: grants@turnerscourt.org.uk                                                                                                       

Website: www.turnerscourt.org.uk