Peer support programme

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Peer support programme for long-term health conditions

Hackney CVS is running the Peer Support Grants programme, funded by, and in partnership with City & Hackney CCG.

Peer Support Grants

Grants of up to £4000 available to run peer support groups for people with long term health conditions

Hackney CVS is pleased to announce that it is running another round of the Peer Support Grants programme, funded by, and in partnership with City & Hackney CCG.

The Peer Support grants programme aims to:

  • support residents with long term conditions manage their health;
  • assess if community led and culturally specific approaches to supporting residents to manage their health conditions have good outcomes;
  • support small and black and ethnic minority led organisations develop a body of evidence for the work they do.

We are particularly interested in applications from small black and ethnic minority led organisations, especially those working with Hackney’s African Caribbean heritage residents, and residents with mild to moderate mental health conditions.

Please click here for guidance and here for the application form.

Deadline: Friday 16 November at 5.30 pm


Evaluation report

Read the evaluation of the programme in 2015 – 2018 here here.


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