£11.5 million Building Connections Fund to support projects to prevent or reduce loneliness

Following the Prime Minister’s wider endorsement of the Jo Cox Commission recommendations on Loneliness in January 2018, the £11.5 million Building Connections Fund has been set up to support projects that are able to prevent or reduce loneliness.

Area: England
Suitable for: Voluntary or community organisations
Funding size: £30,000 to £100,000
Total available: Main fund: Close to £9 million
Application deadline: Main fund: Friday 24 August by 12 noon. Awards will be made by December 2018 and projects can be funded until March 2021