The Live Well Grant for mental health support groups provides grants of up to £1000 towards the running costs of projects for people with mental health issues in Leeds.
The Live Well Grant supports groups whose main objective is to provide activities which prevent people with mental health issues from escalating. Funding for the scheme comes from the Adult and Health department of Leeds City Council and NHS Leeds CCG and is administered by Live Well Leeds.
The fund shall be managed by the Allocation Group which has members from Adult and Health Services, NHS Leeds CCG, Voluntary Sector Mental Health Services and Live Well Leeds Service Users.
The Allocation Group meets quarterly to review all applications received and agree allocation of grant monies. The amount awarded may depend upon the amount requested, the number of applications received, the reason for the application and the quality of the application.