Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Nottingham Women’s Centre has announced a call for applications for small grants program for Gender and Sexual Orientation Partnership.
The Nottingham Women’s Centre is looking for organisations to work with them on improving the lives of Women, Girls and LGBT+ people in Nottingham.
The Nottingham Women’s Centre wants small, grassroots organisations (with a turnover of less than £10,000) to apply for the small grants to do short projects or activities that include at least one of the following:
Addressing Isolation in the LGBT+ community in Nottingham: Including supporting existing work to promote healthy relationships.
Providing Safe Physical and Virtual Spaces for women: Support communities by providing physical and/or online space, particularly women who face increased social isolation or multiple barriers to inclusion.
Empowering Women: To offer support around crisis, hardship and poverty – this means financial difficulties or support and advice around practical day to day needs. To help women to be heard within mainstream services, partners and organisations, in particular about their needs and issues.
Support for Women’s Voices: Enabling women to challenge cultural stereotypes, championing Nottingham as a zero-tolerance city for misogyny and female genital mutilation.
Mental Health support: Support that complements statutory provision to meet the specific mental health and wellbeing needs of the communities.
Digital Inclusion: Activity that helps to reduce digital exclusion for the communities, support them to access support, services and activities online).
Please note that projects will need to take into account Covid-19 social and physical distancing guidelines, so they expect most projects for this grant funding round to be online or virtual.
How to Apply