Arts and Older People Programme 2013 - 2016
The Arts and Older People Programme 2013 - 2016 aims to strengthen the voice of older people and promote positive mental health and emotional well-being through the arts.
Who can apply?
The programme is aimed at constituted community and voluntary groups who are working at a local level to support older people and can demonstrate strong partnership working with relevant age sector organisations and Local Authority initiatives e.g. Health Cities/ Healthy Communities.
This programme is also open to non-governmental organisations, Local Authorities and arts organisations who can clearly demonstrate partnership working with older people.
We are looking for proposals that demonstrate good partnership working.
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The Arts & Older People Grants Programme will work on an application basis, with submissions invited from constituted community and voluntary groups, non-government funded organisations, Local Authorities and arts organisations working on a partnership basis. Applications will identify ways in which they meet the strategic themes of the programme and link with older people initiatives at a local and regional level e.g. Age –Friendly Communities etc… Projects will range in scale from £1,000 - £10,000 and can include training and development opportunities for artists and project staff, as well as creative activities for older people.