Applications for this grant are currently closed. The final date for applications was midnight on Sunday 14 June 2020.

To help support local groups at this challenging time we have made available of a fund of £200,000 to assist with the costs in responding to COVID-19.

The aim of the scheme is to support those local groups who have helped deliver the COVID-19 Community Resilience Framework.

The following organisations have received funding from the scheme:

Organisations who have received a COVID-19 voluntary sector grant
Organisation Grant Used for
Above Water £3,000 Providing full time education advice, lessons and training on water safety
Action for Children £20,454 Equipment and training in order to be able to provide support remotely
All Saints Church, Brixham £2,500 Loss of income due to the Covid-19 crisis
Brixham Does Care £2,500 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
Children and Families in Grief £6,620 Supporting children and families who have lost loved ones
Citizens Advice Torbay £3,325 Increasing capacity in order to provide support during Covid-19
Dart Netball Club £5,000 Provision of online coaching and mental health support to members
Disabled Sailing Association £2,500 Providing support to members during Covid-19
Eat that Frog CIC £2,500 Providing support to the vulnerable, providing food and mental health support.
English Riviera Geopark Organisation Ltd £5,000 Providing support to vulnerable members of the community
Feed a Child Torbay £4,590 Providing food during school holidays for families of children who normally receive free-school meals
Headway Devon £2,500 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
Healthwatch Torbay and Engaging Communities South West £13,296 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
Heart of Torbay CIC £2,500 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
Love Sports Project CIC £7,699 Providing support for vulnerable young people, provision of food parcels to vulnerable families
PATH Torbay £4,485 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
PCC Churston Ferrers St Mary the Virgin £2,500 Loss of income due to the Covid-19 crisis
Play Torbay £2,500 Supporting families in need
RE4orm £5,400 Provision of meals and providing support to vulnerable families
Rising Moments Community Project Group £2,500 Additional costs incurred due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
Riviera Life Storehouse and Riviera Life Baby Bank £3,800 Providing food and baby parcels
Samaritans of South Devon £8,000 Loss of income due to responding to the Covid-19 crisis
SPOT Opportunities (SW) Limited/SPACE £2,500 Supporting people with learning disabilities
St Mary’s Church, Brixham £5,000 Providing support to vulnerable members of the community
St Matthias Church £2,500 Loss of income due to the Covid-19 crisis
The Children’s Society £2,500 Equipment and training in order to be able to provide support remotely
The Haven - Torbay £2,500 Provision of meals to vulnerable families
Torbay Community Helpline (What's Your Problem?) £21,801 Helping people in need in Torbay – food deliveries, prescription collection, financial advice, mental health support
Torbay Table Tennis Academy £7,500 Providing online support to members, loss of income due to Covid-19
Woodend Project £7,352 Provision of support packs for the community, upkeep of community allotments
Youth Genesis Trust Ltd £3,349 Providing online support for vulnerable young people