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Equality funding 2016 to 2017

Published: 26 Aug 2016
Funding allocated to organisations who work with equalities communities in Scotland.
Published:
26 Aug 2016
Equality funding 2016 to 2017

Intermediary bodies

These bodies play an important role in the policymaking process, in supporting and engaging communities, and in a number of cases they also provide support to frontline services.

Organisation Amount
Age Scotland £60,000
BEMIS £215,000
Council of Ethnic Minority Voluntary Organisations (CEMVO) £199,100
Engender £157,741
Equality Network Limited £230,000
Inclusion Scotland £270,000
Interfaith Scotland £145,000
LGBT Youth Scotland £260,000
Rape Crisis Scotland £244,000
Scottish Refugee Council £534,000
Scottish Transgender Alliance £125,000
Scottish Women's Aid £370,000
Scottish Women's Convention £180,000
Stonewall Equality Limited £100,000
Total funding 2016-2017 £3,089,841

Promoting equality and cohesion funding

The groups funded here concentrate their activities on tackling inequality and promoting equality.

Organisation Project name 2016-17
Bridging the Gap Gorbals Community Cohesion £64,078
Borders Green Team Enterprises Moving it on Too £39,000
British Red Cross STAR Project £39,000
Central Scotland Regional Equality Council Equality in the Community £35,000
Community Info Source Women Asylum Seeker Housing Project £10,000
Crossroads Youth & Community Association Hearts of Govanhill £54,500
Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service Minorities Community Development Project £30,000
Dundee CAB Equalities in Advice - Dundee Citizens Advice Project £31,936
Dundee International Women's Centre Women into Sustainable Employment £60,000
Edinburgh and Lothian Regional Equality Council True Colours £24,988
Edinburgh and Lothians Regional Equality Council Equality Engagement £25,000
Edinburgh Inter-Faith Association Edinburgh Inter-Faith Association £50,000
Ethnic Minorities Law Centre Edinburgh Project £80,000
Ethnic Minorities Law Centre Highland Project £50,000
Faith in Community Scotland Faith in Community Dundee £40,000
Fast Forward Positive Lifestyles Ltd Gypsy Traveller Health and Wellbeing Project £43,709
FRAE (Fairness, Race Awareness & Equality) Fife Action for Equality and Community Cohesion £50,000
Friends of Romano Lav Together we can - Roma empowerment £20,750
Generations Working Together Opening Doors £90,000
Glasgow Disability Alliance Glasgow Independent Living Strategy £50,000
Glasgow ESOL Forum ESOL for Work Project £62,000
Govan and Craigton Integration Network GCIN Womens Group, Mens Group and Homework Club £27,631
Govan Law Centre Govanhill Law Centre £85,000
Govanhill Housing Association Govanhill Welfare Rights £47,183
Grampian Regional Equality Council Ltd. Embedding Equality in Education £47,295
Grampian Regional Equality Council Ltd. Tackling Economic Barriers £25,000
Hidden Gardens Trust The Hidden Gardens Community Trust £24,000
Inclusion Scotland Access to Politics £84,565
Inclusion Scotland Local Policy and Engagement Policy Project £72,535
Inclusion Scotland Local Public Life - Disability Internships £65,730
Interfaith Scotland Interfaith Glasgow £60,000
Inverness Badenoch and Strathspey Citizens Advice Bureau Addressing Equality and Diversity Challenges in the Highlands £24,000
Just Festivals Just Festival £46,182
Kinning Park Complex KPC Community Inclusion Programme £25,000
Limelight Music Musical Identities Professional Development Programme £29,449
LINKnet Mentoring Limited LINKnet's Mentoring and Training Project £40,000
Maryhill & Possilpark Citizens Advice Bureau Maryhill & Possilpark Citizens Advice Bureau £80,000
Maryhill Integration Network Maryhill Integration Network £70,000
Men in Childcare Men in Childcare £45,000
Multi-Cultural Family Base The 4 Corners Project £19,338
Outside the Box Raising Awareness of Older People's Mental Health and Wellbeing £36,143
PATH Scotland Developing Management and Leadership Skills (DMLS) £35,000
People First (Scotland)    Parents Project £23,320
Perth & Kinross Association of Voluntary Service Future Prospects £50,000
Pilton Community Health Project Living in Harmony £20,000
Positive Action in Housing Ltd New Migrants Action Project £60,000
Royal National Institute for Deaf People Hear For Welfare £35,960
Saheliya Champions for Change £18,000
Scottish Council of Jewish Communities Empowering, Engaging and Connecting Diverse Communities £55,200
Scottish Older Peoples Assembly Scottish Older Peoples Assembly £65,000
Scottish Pensioners' Forum A Fairer Deal for Scottish Pensioners £21,186
Scottish Seniors Alliance Scottish Seniors Alliance £25,000
Show Racism the Red Card Tackling Contemporary Racism £50,000
Sikh Sanjog Open Door Project £20,000
Strengthening Communities for Race Equality Scotland - SCOREscotland The local CommUNITY Project £20,000
Waverley Care/DARF Lifeskills and Wellbeing Project £33,427
WESREC Good Community Relations £70,000
WESREC Living Equality £25,000
Workers' Educational Association WEA Workers Educational Association £90,000
Youth Community Support Agency CPR - Connect, Protect, Respect £90,000
Yusuf Youth Initiative ChangeMakers £25,000
YWCA Empowering Pathways for Women £29,223
£2,765,328

National equality projects

Organisation Project name 2016-17
Age Scotland Men's Sheds £50,000
Age Scotland Silver Line Helpline £105,472
AMINA – The Muslim Women's Resource Centre Muslim Women's Helpline £111,534
Article 12 Young G/T Lives £45,450
Bridges Programmes Limited BEAT Project £106,558
British Deaf Association Engaging the BSL Community in Scotland £120,000
Close the Gap Close the Gap £205,000
Coalition for Racial Equality and Rights Race Equality Framework £78,460
Deaf Action Deaf Sector Partnership £75,000
Deafblind Scotland Deaf Sector Partnership £65,000
Engender Supporting the advancement of women's equality £67,610
Equality Network Intersex project £45,000
Equate Scotland Positive Action £51,353
Equate Scotland CareerWise £79,000
Equate Scotland Equate Scotland £200,666
Glasgow Women's Library Glasgow Women's Library National Lifelong Learning £52,524
Inclusion Scotland ILiS £144,500
LEAP Sports Scotland LGBTI Equality in Sports Project £38,800
LGBT Health LGBT Helpline £18,390
Minority Ethnic Carers of Older People Project MECOPP £90,000
National Deaf Children's Society Deaf Sector Partnership £40,000
Scottish Council on Deafness Deaf Sector Partnership £160,000
Scottish Disability Equality Forum Inclusive Communication and Engagement £174,520
SCVO/Inclusion Scotland Disability Internships £230,000
Sense Scotland Inclusive Communication Hub £81,024
STEP/University of Edinburgh Write to Work £50,000
£2,485,861

Contact

Email: ceu@gov.scot

Telephone: 0300 244 4000

Post: Scottish Government Equalities Unit Victoria Quay Edinburgh EH6 1QQ