What we Fund - Helping the Disadvantaged


Young Carers in West BerkshireYoung Carers in West Berkshire

£2,500 to give children who are carers a break from their responsibilities



Living PaintingsLiving Paintings

£3,300 for Touch to See books for West Berkshire's visually impaired children and adults




The first home in the UK for young people leaving the care system - a partnership project with Young People and Children Ist



Heffernan HouseHeffernan House

A centre to support young adults with learning disabilities, managed by West Berkshire Mencap




£3,750 for a clinic offering free legal advice to victims of domestic violence



Dingley Family and Specialist Early Years CentresDingley Family and Specialist Early Years Centres

£10,000 for a new Early Years Practitioner to make home visits to families, assessments of needs and structured one-to-one and group play sessions



The Mary Hare FoundationThe Mary Hare Foundation

£1,500 for 8 profoundly and severely deaf children to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme




£3,650 for 38 care break weeks for disabled people from West Berkshire



The West Berkshrie Disability AllianceThe West Berkshire Disability Alliance

£2,000 to provide information for local disabled people



The Bruce TrustThe Bruce Trust

£25,000 for the Bruce Trust to give elderly and disabled people canal holidays



The Watermill TheatreThe Watermill Theatre

3 year Funding for a Community Associate to manage a series of drama projects working with vulnerable and disadvantaged people



Time SpannersTime Spanners

£2,250 for a band with disabled musicians