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Neurological Framework Funding : list of organisations funded

Published: 11 Oct 2020

List of recipients of round 1 funding to support the implementation of the Neurological care and support: framework for action 2020-25.

11 Oct 2020
Neurological Framework Funding : list of organisations funded

On 16 July 2020, the Scottish Government invited funding proposals linked to implementing the Neurological care and support: framework for action 2020-25.

Round 1 funding to support the implementation of Scotland's Neurological Care and Support Framework


Brief outline of project

2020/21 amount

NHS Forth Valley, Clackmannanshire / Stirling and Falkirk Health and Social Care Partnerships

Establish a virtual local neurological network and scope out the current local service provision for people with neurological conditions to co-produce a service signposting directory


NHS Ayrshire and Arran, Cerebral Palsy Scotland and ARC Scotland

Undertake an evidence review and collaborative planning work to prepare for the development of neurology specific principles of good transition across the lifespan


NHS Orkney

Scope services that provide care, support, information and advice to those affected by neurological conditions in Orkney to identify strengths, duplication, and gaps


NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Establish a model of care with an Advanced Practitioner Physiotherapist in Neurology, focussing on evidencing the model in the Movement Disorders service, commencing with Parkinson’s disease


Pain Association Scotland

Deliver five live online self management courses to help support the resilience and wellbeing of unpaid carers of people living with neurological conditions, within the context of the  challenges they have faced during the COVID-19 lockdown


NHS Lanarkshire 

Develop a patient held record (PHR) for the patients of the NHS Lanarkshire Community Brain Injury Team


NHS Lothian

Develop a digital platform for Functional Neurological Disorder (FND)


NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Establish and roll out an Epilepsy register in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, NHS Tayside and NHS Lanarkshire



Conduct research into the provision of support for people living with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) and Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD)


Action for M.E (lead partner), #MEAction Scotland,

the ME Association

Scottish Huntington’s Association,

the Oxygen Works

Dissemination of a CPD module to clinicians related to GPs


Cerebral Palsy Scotland

Deliver a flexible support service combining virtual and in person multi-disciplinary therapy for people with Cerebral Palsy across Scotland, directly responding to issues occurring for people with Cerebral Palsy during COVID-19 lockdown


MS Society

Through the MS Society’s ‘Wellbeing Hub’, deliver online and telephone sessions supporting the physical and emotional wellbeing of people living with MS in response to the COVID-19 pandemic 


Parkinson’s UK and NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Develop an integrated clinical and support service for People with

Parkinson’s to increase self management, increase welfare support services and reduce symptoms associated with Parkinson’s.



Enhance the support available for people living with Epilepsy across Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Moray and Fife, by harnessing the potential of digital and online technology


NHS Tayside

Develop a ‘Breakthrough Series Collaborative’ learning system, bringing together key neuroscience stakeholders from primary and secondary care, health and social care partnerships, allied health professionals, hospital management, third sector organisations and patients


NHS Grampian

Conduct a pilot study to investigate methods of enhancing knowledge and diagnosis of Functional Neurological Disorder within GP surgeries


Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland,

NHS Lothian,

University of Edinburgh, POGO studio,

Edinburgh Headway Group

Develop an innovative digital presentation platform which will deliver comprehensive information to people living with neurological conditions and carers, to support shared decision making, consent and signposting