The Go Play Sandwell Grant Programme 2020-23 is now open for applications. Sandwell Council would like to commission a grant programme to support voluntary and community sector (not for profit) organisations, to deliver free play provision across the borough.
The Grant Programme will cover seven areas during term time and holiday period, delivering a universal open access play service.
Go Play will target children and young people between the ages of six and 12 (up to the age of 16 with additional needs) in the focus areas of multiple deprivation, high population density and change management. The offer includes:
• Free provision and a no charging policy (free to use, free to choose, open access)
• A minimum of three after school sessions for two and a half hours in term time per week
• A minimum of three holiday sessions per week for five hours each
Maximum grant available per area is £40,000 per year.
Applications close at 12 noon on Friday, 14 February 2020. Applications received after this deadline will not be processed.
Click here for more information and to download an application form and guidance notes.