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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 8:50am

The PCC Grant is a newly created funding stream to support the achievement of the priorities within the Commissioner's Police and Crime Plan. A number of the Police and Crime Commissioner's intentions are solely reliant on this Grant to support the delivery of his Plan, examples include:-

• identifying children at risk of child sexual exploitation
• identifying individuals/families at risk of domestic violence, and equipping them with the skills, confidence and knowledge to recognise when they are at risk and take appropriate action
• support for those affected by burglary, vehicle crime, hate crime, domestic abuse, serious sexual assault

There is indicative funding of £100,000 available between October 2013 and March 2013. The maximum amount of funding that will be awarded per application will be £10,000. The allocations of this grant will be distributed between successful grant applications received in July and November 2013. The deadline for round one is 29th July 2013. More »

The Grant is available to any organisation. However, the Police and Crime Commissioner is keen to support smaller organisations with a turnover of less than £100,000.

Application Forms and Guidance Notes can be found at: PCC Grant

Please email your completed application to pcc.funding@leics.pcc.pnn.gov.uk » Less

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 10:41am

On 5th June, 50 local residents met to provisionally allocate £15,000 for projects in their local area. During an exciting an interactive evening, local residents from across Harborough Central Forum area met to hear from projects which included a youth shelter, environment project, shopmobility and village hall as they gave two minute pitches before voting on their favourites.

Votes were counted, and finally a total of 9 projects were provisional funded from the 12 projects submitted. These groups will now work with Leicestershire County Council officers to ensure that each project meets the basic checks to qualify for public funding, before offer letters are issued. More »

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Tue, 28 May 2013 3:04pm

As part of Leicestershire County Council's Economic Growth priorities, the 2013/14 Capital Grant Programme is designed to help rural enterprise growth and development. Businesses are urged to bid for grant support which is designed to assist the rural economy and create local jobs.

A total of £100,000 is available to help small companies who work in the land-based, food and drink, tourism and creative sectors. The grants will be given out by Leicestershire Rural Partnership (LRP), which aims to improve life for those living and working in rural areas. More »

For further information concerning the programme, please download an application form and accompanying guidance notes or contact Peter McLaren, Policy & Partnerships Manager: Email; peter.mclaren@leics.gov.uk or Tel; 0116 3053910.

Interested businesses should consider their eligibility as outlined in the 'scheme criteria' and follow the 'application process' as referenced within the guidance notes. Applications to this round of bids are requested by no later than 5.00pm, Wednesday, 10th July 2013 » Less

Wed, 15 May 2013 3:48pm
GP Out Of Hours and NHS 111 Service - your opportunity to comment

East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Leicester City CCG and West Leicestershire CCG are planning to develop GP out of hours and NHS phone support services in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland and commission them from a single provider.

They are keen to understand the views of patients, the public and stakeholders about our plans, particularly what works and what doesn’t work in current services. At the moment phone support is via the NHS Direct number, but a new 111 service will soon be in place. More »

They are therefore organising workshops on

1) Wednesday 29th May between 6.30 pm and 8.00pm at:

Venue: John Storer House
Address: Ward's End, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3HA
Tel: 01509 631750

2) Tuesday 4th June between 6.30 pm and 8.00pm at:

Venue: Welland Park Academy
Address: Welland Park Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 9DR
Telephone: 01858 464 795

Light refreshments will be served from 6.00pm and there will be full disabled access.

If you would like to attend, please reply by email to: penny.harris@leicestercity.nhs.uk and include in your reply which organisation you represent (if applicable) or telephone her on 0116 295 4183. Please also let her know if you have any special requirements.

For further information, please contact:

Andy Kemp,
Communications and Engagement
Greater East Midlands Commissioning Support Unit

T: 0116 295 4133

St John’s House
30 East Street
LE1 6NB » Less

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