THE full list of mental health services receiving £50,000 in grants has been released.
In October last year, Basildon Council launched a mental health fund, and it has now selected and awarded more than £50,000 worth of grants to twelve organisations.
The one off grants of up to £5,000 were available to voluntary and community sector organisations to support mental health projects, training and professional development, improving organisational infrastructure, or supporting staff salaries and volunteer expenses.
One of the grant recipients are the Craig Tyler Trust, who with the funding will launch a mobile mental health support unit – allowing the trust to be present in different areas across the borough and be available to support a wider range of residents.
Another organisation is Parents 4 Parents, who applied for funding to support Project Power – which aims to provide subject specialist SEN (Special Educational Needs) coaching workshops and will develop…
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