All programmes


AdvantAGE Archived Archived

Improving the quality of life of older people by providing access to befriending or advocacy services


BIG Innovation Archived Archived

Supporting new projects that test new ways of tackling emerging and existing social problems

Blaenau Gwent Grant Programme

Smaller grants available to people in Blaenau Gwent with a good idea. Applications are open for people who have not had a grant from us before and who want to do something for their community in Blaenau Gwent.

Bright New Futures Archived Archived

Building the emotional resilience of young parents and young disabled people so that they can manage key transitions in their lives

Building Communities Archived Archived

A new £15m Trust working with disadvantaged communities in Wales


Cancer Care Wales Archived Archived

Funding for projects that assist and support people living with cancer

Community Asset Transfer Archived Archived

Enabling communities to have more control and influence over their future development

Create your Space Archived Archived

Create Your Space enables communities to improve their local natural environment. We want communities to decide how to conserve and / or improve their local natural environment in a way that makes a real difference for them and meets the needs of future generations.



Getting Ahead Archived Archived

Encouraging young people aged 16–18 years into work placements to enhance their employability

Grab a Grant Archived Archived

The National Lottery Community Fund has teamed up with the North Wales Chronicle and the North Wales Pioneer to award up to £25,000 worth of grants to community groups


Helping End Homelessness

£10 million to redesign and improve services for people experiencing, or at risk of homelessness.

Helping Working Families

Helping Working Families funds projects that improve the lives of working families who are in poverty.


In Good Hands Archived Archived

The National Lottery Community Fund is to invest £4.74 million in a programme that aims to improve the life chances of looked after children in Wales.


Life Skills Project Archived Archived

Delivering services that will support targeted groups of economically inactive people


Mental Health Matters Archived Archived

Promoting the rehabilitation and independence of people with serious mental health problems

Mentro Allan Archived Archived

Aimming to make the parks, waterways, coastal environments and countryside of Wales accessible



Palliative Care Wales Archived Archived

Funding is available for improving the quality of the environments in which Palliative Care is delivered and organised. This is a capital programme and awards have been made to organisations that have a demonstrable experience in providing palliative care in hospitals and hospices.

People and Places Archived Archived

Funding capital and revenue community projects from £10,001 to £500,000


Rural Programme

The Rural Programme (round two) funded projects that create positive change for those living in poverty in rural Wales.


Supporting great ideas

Supporting Great Ideas awards grants to support innovative and strategically important project ideas that encourage positive social change in Wales.