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Quilter Young Adult Carer Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund – up to £1,000

New funding available for young adult carers

Quilter Young Adult Carer Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund – up to £1,000

Network Partners from across the UK can apply for a grant of up to £1,000 to deliver either or both of the following for young adult carers:

This fund has some specific outcomes relating to the overall aim of improving the mental health and wellbeing of young adult carers:

These outcomes can be achieved in a variety of ways. The funding could be used to enable young adult carers to take part in sports, social and creative activities or more targeted, structured sessions that will give them tools and techniques for improving their mental health and wellbeing.

Please refer to the Quilter Young Adult Carer Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund guidance notes and application form for further details.

Closing date: 5pm Monday 4 February 2019

Quilter Carers Funds – up to £300

Young adult carers can apply for grants of up to £300 for items, materials or courses that will help them achieve their ambitions or address immediate and short-term barriers to accessing or maintaining employment, education and/or training. These could include (but are not limited to):

This list does not represent everything Carers Trust will consider; we will accept applications for other requests that clearly describe how they will benefit young adult carers in helping them achieve their ambitions or address immediate and short-term barriers to accessing or maintaining employment, education and/or training.

N.B. Network Partners can apply for a maximum of four grants to this programme (this is separate to the normal Carers Funds grant programme).

Please refer to the Quilter Carers Funds guidance note, online application form and step-by-step guide for further details.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 8 February 2019.

Do not hesitate to contact the Grants Team by email;  grants@carers.org if you have any queries and we look forward to receiving your grant applications soon!

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