The Big Lottery Fund has announced Power to Change, a National Lottery backed scheme that is set to invest £150 million in community-led enterprises across England – the largest ever community enterprise fund.
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The Big Lottery Fund is offering funding of £5 million for research focusing on strategies for independent living and a greater voice for disabled people. Disabled people will be at the Centre of the research process,
The Age Action Alliance has been asked by Disability Action Alliance member, Department for transport to survey its members to help them in a review of its policies relating to mobility vehicles. this follows a public consultation that it carried out in 2010.
Following a news item on 24 October about Disability Action Alliance member Disability Dynamics’ conference; The Added Value of Partnership Working, we thought you may like to know how the conference went.
We are really pleased to announce another successful outcome for the Disability Action Alliance. Today, on International Day for Disabled People, Money Advice Service launches a new online resource dedicated to supporting people who develop a health condition or become disabled, to have better and joined up financial advice and information.
The Vulnerable and Disengaged Young People Fund, a new funding stream through the Cabinet Office Centre for Social Action, has up to £2m to help grow ambitious social action programmes to support England’s most vulnerable young people.