Prevention and Promotion Fund for Better Mental Health 2021-22 – further funding launched
24 Sep 2021 by Stuart Ashmore
- Funding Opportunities
This opportunity seeks to invest in prevention and promotion interventions for better mental health, specifically to mitigate mental health impacts arising from the COVID-19 pandemic and reduce widening mental health inequalities by targeting at risk and vulnerable groups.
Sandwell MBC Public Health are inviting Voluntary and Community Sector organisations to submit an Expression of Interest against three allocated strands, to receive funding which will be distributed in the form of a grant.
There is one strand; Strand D, which has a total value of £14,350
D. Mental Health literacy – direct delivery of a variety of mental health training courses based on need and demand, for example (but not limited to); mental health awareness, mental health first aid, suicide prevention.
You can download the Expression of Interest Form HERE – and please refer to the appendix for further information, including expected outputs and outcomes.
The Expression of Interest window is open from 28/09/2021 until 12pm on 19/10/2021. Successful EOI notifications are expected by 22/10/2021.
Projects will be expected to have the ability to start delivery quickly, with the mobilisation and promotion period being November to December 2021, and the delivery period starting mid January 2022 at the latest. The provisional delivery period is until May 2022.
For information and advice on how to complete this form please contact Eilish_james@sandwell.gov.uk