The Communities and Families Fund is a grants programme funded jointly by the Scottish Government and the Big Lottery Fund Scotland. The fund will support local projects that help families and communities give children the best start in life..
Organisations can apply for a grant of between £250 and £10,000 for a 12 month project that will meet at least one of the following outcomes:
- Improve the quality of life of children (pre-birth to eight years) through greater access to early learning, play and child and maternal health support
- Enable communities to shape and deliver support for families.
More information and details of how to apply are available at www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/prog_communities_and_families_fund.htm?regioncode=-sco