/Case studies

Renew Wales

Renew Wales is supported through the Sustainable Steps Programme delivered through TNLCF Wales utilising money from dormant accounts. Renew Wales supports communities to take action on the causes and impacts of climate change and live more sustainably. Renew Wales receipts supported a youth group through peer mentoring Rhydyfelin Youth Club, in Pontypridd, developed an idea [...]

By |2020-05-28T10:58:45+00:00May 28th, 2020|Case studies|0 Comments

Showcase the Street

Showcase the Street is a social enterprise who use dance, sport and technology to support communities especially those in areas of deprivation and rural isolation. The organisation opened a sports and arts facility in Dundee, Scotland in 2014 which spans three warehouse units housing dance studios and various indoor sports surfaces. In 2018, this was [...]

By |2020-05-28T10:50:17+00:00May 28th, 2020|Case studies|0 Comments

SambaYaBamba

SambaYaBamba Youth Street Band is a carnival style, brass and drums project that was born in 2016, welcoming young folks aged 11-25 of different backgrounds from all over Glasgow and beyond. In less than three years, the 40-strong collective of percussion and brass have gone from strength to strength, performing extensively in public, from street [...]

By |2019-02-08T10:18:33+00:00February 8th, 2019|Case studies|0 Comments

Reconnections

Reconnections is a service to reduce loneliness and social isolation in Worcestershire, led by Age UK Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Reconnections works with a number of brilliant local partners, that cater for everyone. From befriending to boules, lunch clubs to libraries, pubs to pets! They are also supported by a number of amazing volunteers, whose commitment, friendliness and [...]

By |2018-03-29T12:41:17+00:00March 29th, 2018|Case studies|0 Comments

Centrestage

Centrestage was opened in Kilmarnock in 2006 by Fiona McKenzie & Paul Mathieson without public or grant funding and operates with the ethos that anyone - regardless of age, background or experience – can gain life changing social benefits through active participation in the arts, particularly music, drama and dance. In 2017, Centrestage now delivers projects [...]

By |2018-03-29T12:40:49+00:00March 29th, 2018|Case studies|0 Comments

Harrogate Skills 4 Living Centre

Harrogate Skills 4 Living Centre started out as the Junction in 1994 and aiming to help signpost adults with learning disabilities to help and advice, the organisation quickly developed to meet the needs of this group by providing day-services and education to promote independence. In 2010 the organisation changed its name to Harrogate Skills 4 Living [...]

By |2018-03-29T12:40:24+00:00March 29th, 2018|Case studies|0 Comments

Beat

Beat is the UK’s eating disorder charity. Since 1989 they have been providing support to people suffering from eating disorders, their friends and families, and other caregivers, and working to raise awareness and understanding of these serious mental illnesses. Beat’s vision is an end to the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. They run [...]

By |2017-03-06T13:23:47+00:00March 6th, 2017|Case studies|0 Comments

Unforgettable.org

Unforgettable is a company set up to provide products, advice, and a supportive community to help all those affected by dementia. The story of Unforgettable was first conceived when founder James Ashwell was caring for his own mother, who had frontotemporal dementia. He found that he and his family struggled to find a range of [...]

By |2019-02-04T16:39:07+00:00November 10th, 2016|Case studies|0 Comments