Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS) and the Ministry of Justice’s Covid-19 Response Grants, distributed by Clinks, is awarding emergency grants of up to £20,000 (typically they will be between £3,000-£5,000) to voluntary organisations (annual income under £500,000) who are delivering, or have a track record of delivering, services to support people in prison, through-the-gate and in the community in the context of Covid-19.
Only organisations who have existing relationships with the relevant prisons/probation services/community services are eligible to apply. This can include if they have previously offered support to HMPPS through the sector support mobilisation process to adapt their service or deliver more support during the pandemic, whether they have been accepted, declined or are currently being considered.
Deadline: Continuous rolling programme until the fund is fully allocated. Decisions made within ten days of applying.
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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