Mental Health Sustainability Fund
The Mental Health Sustainability Fund is open now. We expect to receive a large number of applications and we have only a pot of £100,000 to award: please ensure your applications are eligible and succinct by thoroughly reading the documents as linked below.
2020 round: We administered a first-round of the grant-making element within the Mental Health Sustainability Programme in December 2020. For more information on the grants we awarded, please read here.
2021 round: As of 26th July, we have opened for applications. Applications can be made online here. It is important you ensure you are eligible by meeting the following criteria:
|Type of organisation||Registered charity, not for profit company limited by guarantee, CIC (Community Interest Company) or CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation)|
|Expressed purpose||Is to support individuals suffering from mental health issues or illnesses as evidenced by and stated in organisation’s governing documents, as well as by a track record of previous mental health support provision|
|Supporting those with health inequalities exacerbated by Covid-19||Such as minoritised communities, LGBT+, children and young people, older people, new mothers, and those in contact with the criminal justice system etc.|
|Able to demonstrate||That this funding is required to support the sustainability of this organisation through the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond|
|Size of organization||Annual revenue of up to £250,000 in last full year accounts.|
|Location||Based in England, with majority of beneficiaries in England|
To understand more about the second round of funding, please read our
If you have any unanswered questions, you may find the answer in our
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*Please note: these FAQs cover the whole Programme. There are differing eligibility requirements for applications to the Programme as a standalone, and to the Fund. The section on grants and the Mental Health Sustainability Fund begins from the latter half of the third page.