Covid-19 emergency funding has been awarded to the following groups:

Organisation

Bid focus

Agreed funding

Assert Brighton & Hove

Purchase of laptops, peripherals and Zoom licences to enable remote ongoing client support.

£4182

ADHD Aware

Purchase of headsets for use in support sessions plus Zoom licences.

£1705

LGBT Switchboard

Purchase of equipment and software to enable remote and online support services.  Helpline volunteer training, and one to one support for isolated service users.

£4866

Real Junk Food Project

Repairs to food chiller units to allow sustainable provision of food in two new sites.

£4287

Voices in Exile Food delivery co-ordinator staff costs, IT and running costs £3641

Thousand4£1000

Wifi connections for 4 migrant houses, utility and additional website hosting costs.

£1500

New Note Projects (Orchestra)

IT (laptops, broadband, website, headphones, tech support) to create platform for musicians to post music. 

£4500

One Church, Rock Farm, Chomp

Provision of toiletries, activity and craft packs to vulnerable families for children learning from home.

£2500

Craven Vale Community Association Support for fees and services related to the centre being used as a food hub, including cleaning and PPE. £1480
Together Co Additional Befriending Coordinator capacity to support new COVID19 volunteers, and new city-wide support mechanisms e.g. online induction and peer support training forums. £5000

The Bevy

Provision of wages for chef employed for additional hours to provide community meals.

£3000

Food and Friendship

Core cost contribution to supplement additional work and replace lost fundraised income.

£3400

Purple People

Additional food needs, security, cleaning, travel expenses in Portslade.

£2000

Old Boat Corner

Core cost to cover role as community hub.

£2500

Time to Talk Befriending

Core costs to support additional older people services during emergency.

£5000

Acorn

Co-ordinator salary and office support costs to meet additional demand for services.

£5000

Fareshare

Additional volunteer management costs.

£5000

Friends, Families Travellers

Additional staff and IT support costs to meet additional demand from self-isolating community.

£5000

St Vincent de Paul, Tower House

Co-ordinator wages to reflect loss of fundraised income, to enable delivery of food to isolated older people.

£5000

Clock Tower Sanctuary

Salary costs for Support Co-ordinator

£5000

RISE

Laptops, Zoom licenses and instant messaging development for secure home working.

£3000

Marlborough Theatre (Radical Rhizomes)

Online support to isolated and vulnerable community of LGBTQI BAME and disabled residents.

£2330

North Laine Community Association

Core costs to support community organisation and production of community newsletter with reductions in advertising from income for closed businesses.

£2000

Survivors Network

Purchase of additional laptops and software for home working, to ensure levels of security needed for organisation managed systems

£5000

Knoll Community Association

Support for St Richards Centre, run by KCA , providing an  emergency food hub for the Hangleton and Knoll area. Support for running costs due to loss of room rental income

£5000

Brighton Women’s Centre

Women Supporting Women Helpline: volunteer co-ordination, essential phone costs for volunteers and phones for women without phones or whose use is controlled by a perpetrator.

£4750

One Church/Chomp

Scaling up of craft activities/toiletries, gifted food parcels to reach additional 100 families referred by BHCC officers.

£5000

Volunteering Matters

Phone based befriending service for over 50s.

£2500

Sussex Stalking Support

Equipment & staff hours to enable additional resources for victims of stalking

£4176

Impact Young People’s Centre

Provision of additional staff hours to enable 1:1 delivery previously delivered in groups

£4772

Synergy Creative Community

Funding to enable production of zine for adults with mental health problems who normally receive 1:1 support to attend events, gigs, etc.

£3500

Stay up Late

Peer support project for adults with learning disabilities and autism. Funding for additional IT equipment and staff costs to support online support

£3990

Afghanistan & Central Asian Association

Support costs to local refugee community, staff & volunteer expenses

£4440

Woodingdean Community Association

Provision of food distribution network for Woodingdean running costs and travel costs

£5000

Emmaus

Core costs to cover running costs

£2500

Tarner Community Project

Replacement of lost income from activity rentals and fees allowing continued provision of services for children

£5000

Hangleton & Knoll project

Food hub volunteer expenses, laptop, phones, SIMs, and cleaning products

£1599

Amaze

Support costs for home working for staff, IT, phones, etc

£5000

Speak Out

Volunteer support and IT costs to enable online/phone service delivery

£3500

Salvation Army Foodbank, Hove

Additional shelving to store ambient food

£2016

St Luke’s Advice Centre

Contribution to core costs for advice service to meet increased demand

£5000

Café Domenica Funding to support premises and administration costs impacted by loss of income from fundraising events £2500

Small Performance Adventures

Provision of online support to people with mental health/substance misuse problems

£4000

St Cuthman’s Church, Whitehawk Foodbank

Range of utility, cleaning, volunteer costs, including PPE to support additional space for food bank

£3870

BMECP

Culturally appropriate food purchase, phone and  staff costs

£5000

Total

 

£170,254