Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
The Somerset Community Foundation is seeking applications to support homeless people to move into independent living.
Last year, the foundation published Hidden Somerset: Homelessness, which showed that:
Hundreds, if not thousands, of people, continue to sleep rough or live in insecure housing across the county.
Very few grants are awarded to charities and community groups working directly with homeless people.
Government funding for the sector had dropped dramatically.
Those who are homeless are also particularly vulnerable to coronavirus. This is because they are more likely to have underlying health conditions and find it more difficult to access basic sanitation
Who can apply?
The Fund is open to:
They expect applicants to have:
Who can’t apply?
They will not support:
How to Apply?