ON AIR CARL ASHWIN

Paul McCartney: Wonderful ChristmastimeiTunes

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

£700k For Dorset Health Projects

news_health.jpg

12:01am 15th June 2014
(Updated 7:11am 16th June 2014)

A major grants fund is set to invest £700,000 over the next two years into community health and wellbeing projects across Dorset.

The fund, will be managed by the County Council and is primarily to support projects that will improve our physical and mental wellbeing.

Dorset County Council Cabinet member for communities, Colin Jamieson said: 'This is really great news for Dorset. Through the fund, we will support projects that improve the physical or mental health of people in Dorset, especially in areas where it will have the biggest impact. This is an amazing opportunity for organisations of all kinds to get some funding to deliver projects that inspire people into making positive lifestyle choices. We want to invest the £700,000 in projects that have an impact, inspire people and bring about a lasting change.'

The first application window is open now and closes on August 1st.

Application forms and guidance notes can be found at dorsetforyou.com/legacyfund or by calling Dave Franks on 01305 224855 or Chris Skinner on 01305 228580.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox


Share This Story

Submit this page to redditDelicious
brewery square clock

brewery square clock

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book Your Table

For sales in January and March

Free Fuel Friday

Find out how to get your car sticker

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Book our Disco

Have DJ Owen at your party or celebration!

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference

Close

We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.