The Childwick Trust

Older People

The Childwick Trust offers grants to UK registered charities. The overall focus of the charity is to award grants for the promotion of health, particularly for the relief of the disabled and older people in need. The other grants categories are: Jewish charities; Horseracing charities; and Education in South Africa.

Although the Trust funds across the UK they are currently only considering applications that benefit people in the South and the South East of England.

There is no maximum or minimum grant, however grants typically range from £5,000 – £30,000. Trustees meet twice a year and application deadlines are the end of April and end of October each year.

For more information and to apply please click here.

Other Older People Funds

Health & Social Care Local Grants Older People

Ageless Thanet: Community Fund

Tuesday March 12th, 2019

The Ageless Thanet Community Fund is one year old and to celebrate this, the amount that community groups, charities and individuals can apply for has increased to £3,500 (normally £1,000) for this coming round!  The Fund welcomes applications of up to £3,500 for new projects, or the expansion of existing projects, that combat social isolation and loneliness…

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Health & Social Care Older People

Masonic Charitable Foundation: Later Life Inclusion Grant

The Masonic Charitable Foundation’s Later Life Inclusion Grant awards grants of up to £150,000 to local and national charities who are working to reduce loneliness and isolation in later life (those over 50 years old). Grants can be used for charitable activities such as: Support for emotional and psychological planning for later life Digital inclusion sessions…

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Local Grants Older People

The Pargiter Trust

Friday March 29th, 2019

The Pargiter Trust, administrated by Kent Community Foundation, awards grants of up to £5,000 to not-for-profit organisations who are providing support to elderly people living in Kent and Medway who are over 65 years of age. The Fund will support projects meeting one or more of the following themes: • Improving Health and Wellbeing: Reducing…

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Older People

Bring Joy Foundation

The Bring Joy Foundation awards donations of up to £5,000 to UK not-for-profit organisations, groups and charities that demonstrate their commitment to creating activities designed to improve the lives of the elderly. Events, activities or pastimes that bring the joy and fun back into ageing will be considered. For example, a day care centre organising a…

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