Funding Success Stories (Westminster): Wellbeing Walks

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friend Michelle at Fruit Cake Creatives Ltd Michelle was awarded the Innovation Fund to The project will involve a group of 8 volunteer people, who will work on developing well-being walks lead by homeless people celebrating the history of the area. The project was based at St Mungo’s West London…

Funding Success Stories (Westminster): After School Family Clubs

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friend Tania at The Abbey Centre The Abbey Centre was awarded the Innovation Fund to provide 39- weekly arts therapy sessions to local deprived families, children and young people by adopting a holistic family approach to target and support the whole family. The After-School Club provided support from 13th of…

Funding Success Stories (Kensington & Chelsea): Programming, Coding and Robotics

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friend Ali at The Learning Club Community Association The Learning Club Community Association (LCCA) was awarded the Innovation Fund to provide an inclusive, collaborative educational programme to help people in Grenfell catchments experiment, participate and collaborate in new and specially design, bespoke infrequent projects such as designing, building and programming…

Funding Success Stories (Hammersmith & Fulham): Assertiveness Programme

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friend Alina at The Upper Room The Upper Room was awarded the Innovation Fund to provide a 10 session Assertiveness Programme to help people gain knowledge about what assertiveness is and to learn how to use the skills they learn in their everyday life to improve wellbeing. Alina stated that…

Funding Success Stories (Kensington & Chelsea): Connect++

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friends at The SPACE Health & Wellbeing Hub The SPACE was awarded the Innovation Fund to recruit and train a cohort of 10 local people who feel isolated to form a network and become community champions. They will become a valuable resource for local residents associations by engaging with those…

Funding Success Stories (Kensington & Chelsea): Magic Cooking

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friends at People, Potential, Possibilities T/A (P3) P3 was awarded the Innovation Fund to deliver to pilot a 6 week cooking project working with a group of Mums who have been identified by Social Services because they are at risk and some of whom are refugees with no social networks…

Funding Success Stories (Hammersmith & Fulham): Yoga Sessions @ Hope Gardens

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friends at Hope Gardens Hope Gardens (HG) was awarded the Innovation Fund to deliver a project to facilitate yoga sessions to residents at the hostel to yoga would improve their mental and physical health, and give an introduction to some key principles of mindfulness and relaxation which can be applied…

Funding Success Stories (Kensington & Chelsea): The Happiness Corner

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friends at FOR WOMEN Vittoria was awarded the Innovation Fund to deliver a project FOR WOMEN called The Happiness Corner. The project aimed to provide women the opportunity to reflect and gain the right tools to transform and live a meaningful life. It also aimed to explore the positives of…

Funding Success Stories (Kensington & Chelsea): Deeper Than Drugs

Innovation Fund Feedback from our friends at Society Unlimited Will was awarded the Innovation Fund to run a theatre project called Deeper Than Drugs (DTD) that was specifically designed for service users at Turning Point and CGL. The project aimed to provide an accessible complimentary arts activity for service users that was designed to strengthen…