Author Archives: Hannah Walker

When the shoe doesn’t appear to fit…

Recently, myself and a FaithAction colleague went to a National Summit on Wellbeing and Mental Health, looking at Public Health England and how mental health is being prioritised in the new public health system. At first, we felt like the odd ones out in a […]

Feed Into Our National Work

We know that you have great case studies and good ideas. Over this year we have sent out invitations to contribute to national consultations and feed into the work that we’ve done around working with local authorities, public health and volunteering. Thank you to everyone […]

Observations on Faith and Mental Health

As a partner of the Department of Health, at FaithAction we want to explore how faith groups can support and improve the health and wellbeing of their communities. You don’t have to look far to see the significance and prevalence of mental health problems in […]

FUNDING: Sheffield – Voluntary Sector Grants Fund

Sheffield – Voluntary Sector Grants Fund   Status:Open to applications Application Deadline: 16 October 2013 Description Financial assistance is available to voluntary organisations that are providing services and activities that benefit Sheffield residents and meet one of the Council's priority outcomes for 2012-13. Details Minimum […]

FUNDING: Armed Forces Covenant (LIBOR) Fund

Armed Forces Covenant (LIBOR) Fund   Status: Open to applications Application Deadline: 16 October 2013 Description Grants are available to charities and other not-for-profit organisations in the UK for projects which support the Armed Forces community. Details Maximum Value: £ 5,000,000 Minimum Value: £ 50,000 […]