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Masonic Charitable Foundation – Later Life Inclusions – Large Grants

The Later Life Inclusion large grants programme is open to local and national charities working to reduce loneliness and isolation of vulnerable and disadvantaged people over 50.

Grants of £10,000 – £80,000 over up to 3 years can be offered for specific projects to charities that provide the following:

  • Mental and physical health support.
  • Gateway and access to service.
  • Community based approaches.
  • Advocacy, social and welfare support.

Funding can cover anything from salary costs to activities and materials. The type of activities that could be funded are as follows:

  • Support for emotional and psychological planning for later life.
  • Digital inclusion sessions to enable older people to access services.
  • Activities and clubs enabling older people to remain active and make friends.
  • Providing companionship and befriending schemes for periods of transition.
  • Advice and information on options for those with health conditions.
  • Carers and respite support.

Registered charities only (income over £50k).

Deadline: 19 August

Read more and apply here.