Shared Care Scotland - Short Breaks Fund, Creative Breaks
The purpose of the Short Breaks Fund is to increase the range, availability and choice of short breaks for unpaid carers and those they care for across Scotland.
The programme provides 12 month grants to third sector organisations to develop and deliver short breaks projects and services for carers of adults (aged 21 years and over), carers of older people (aged 65 years and over), young carers (caring for children or adults), and those that they care for.
The programme funds a wide range of different short breaks activities – including breaks away (i.e. overnight stays, residential breaks), days out, and/or shorter sessions (i.e. regular activities).
Geographical areas funded: Scotland
- Type of funding:
- Type of cost:
- Capital, Revenue
Fund award sizes
Notes on award amounts: Premium information
Who can apply
Your organisation must be a third sector (voluntary) organisation operating in Scotland that is a registered charity or a constituted organisation that has only charitable purpose(s) and that delivers public benefit.
When to apply
The deadline for applications is 5pm on 20 May 2021. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Next deadline: 20th May 2021
How to apply
Application form and guidance available on the funder website. They are running free information and advice workshops online and via phone. Details available on the website.
Last reviewed 19 days ago