Short Break Provision Grant Funding Leicester

Short Break Provision Grant Funding Leicester

The funding is available to:Voluntary and Community Sector Groups who must have a constitution (a set of rules and management committee)Third sector organisations.
The funding available is £50,000.


Short Break Provision Grant Funding
Awarding body Leicester City Council

EST. START DATE: 21/07/2014
EST. END DATE: 31/03/2015



Leicester City Council Disabled Children’s Service has previously funded local providers to deliver short break opportunities for disabled children and young people. Further funding has been identified for short break opportunities between July 2014 and March 2015.

The funding is available to:

• Voluntary and Community Sector Groups who must have a constitution (a set of rules and management committee)
• Third sector organisations

The funding available is £50,000. We anticipate awarding a number of grants.
The maximum amount you can apply for is £5,000.

Applications will be scored against a scoring matrix. The application will be assessed against:

• Eligibility
• Meeting aims of fund
• Criteria
• Track record and experience
• Ability to commence service delivery
• quickly
• Expanding/developing existing or
• providing new support/service/activity
• Insurance documents
• up to date policy on safeguarding/CRB
• and health and safety (mandatory requirement)
• Constitution (mandatory requirement)

Please see short break guidance for further information – located at the bottom of the advert.

If you are eligible and wish to apply for a grant, you will need to complete the application form in the short break guidance. This should be returned by 17:00hrs, 6th June at the very latest.

Successful organisations will be required to sign a funding agreement – this can also be found at the bottom of the advert.

Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight, 5th June 2014. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.

Associated Documents

These documents are for information only. Please follow instructions for registration and receipt of full tender/quotation documentation.


Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Not specified
Category Children ServicesSocial PolicyGrants,
CPV codes
Suitable for SME YES


6 June 2014

17 days


6 June 2014

17 days


Leicester City Council
Rashmita Chapaneri – 0116 454 4771
New Walk Centre,
Welford Place,
Leicester LE1 6ZG


This contract is being managed byLeicester City Council . To request documentation

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