CCB – Surviving Winter

CCB received a £3,500 grant to provide its Family Home Energy Education and Advice Project. CCB delivers projects bringing advice and guidance on reducing home energy costs to families, vulnerable groups such as older people, and front-line workers in Berkshire. CCB’s Helen Dean runs the sessions. Veronika was one of the mums in the Parent and Baby…

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The Ark Trust – Signal4Carers

The Ark Trust received a £5,000 grant for SIGNAL4Carers to allow unpaid carers respite from their duties. SIGNAL provides free Support, Information, Guidance, Networking, Advice and Learning to all unpaid carers who care for someone in Bracknell Forest, Windsor, Ascot or Maidenhead. A carer is someone who provides unpaid help and support to family or…

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Slough Refugee Support

Slough Refugee Support (SRS) assists refugees and asylum seekers in Slough and surrounding areas to settle with pride and confidence. SRS responds to the needs of those who are destitute and in despair by delivering support and services such as sessions with Immigration advocacy, a job club, English classes, sewing classes, UK citizenship class and…

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Beat Routes FINE FUTURES

Beat Routes received a grant of £4,000 from Berkshire Community Foundation towards the FINE FUTURES programme of workshops, held at Britwell Youth and Community Project.   During the workshops, an entire music video and song (including lyrics, music production and melody) was created by the young people for the young people. This has had a…

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Me2 Club ‘Day Away’

Since 2003 Me2 Club has enabled children and young people, with wide ranging additional needs and disabilities, to access mainstream leisure activities. To do this they recruit and train volunteers who are then carefully matched to those requiring this 1:1 support. Last year 116 volunteers supported 92 children to take part in activities they would…

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Slough Refugee Support

Slough Refugee Support (SRS) assists refugees and asylum seekers in Slough and surrounding areas to settle with pride and confidence. SRS responds to the needs of those who are destitute and in despair by delivering support and services such as sessions with Immigration advocacy, a job club, English classes, sewing classes, UK citizenship class and…

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