Energy Efficiency Funding Scheme now open
Grants are now available for a short time from the Government to have buildings run by charities assessed for energy efficiency. And where appropriate this can lead to capital grants. Free webinar coming soon.
Funding opportunity for smaller organisations
This funder is looking for homelessness projects. The funding is for organisations with turnover of £300,000 or less. Deadline is February1st.
Round Two Night Shelter Transformation Fund Organisations Announced
The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities has awarded funding to 25 homelessness services in Round Two of the Night Shelter Transformation Fund (NSTF).
Immigration advice to rough sleepers
This fund (from the GLA) aims to pilot different approaches to getting immigration advice to rough sleepers.
The programme is currently running but is not open for funding applications.Read more here
Night Shelter Transformation Fund 2023
Homeless Link alongside Housing Justice are supporting applicants and successful grant holders on the Night Shelter Transformation Fund 2023. Funded by the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC), the Night Shelter Transformation Fund will allocate up to £3.3 million to organisations across England.Read more here
Thrive together fund
The new Thrive Together Fund will provide unrestricted funding to unlock the growth of small and medium sized charities and social enterprises. Specific funds are available for the homelessness sector with support from Homeless Link.Find out more
Social Investment Fund
A resource for those working to reduce homelessness in England who wish to explore the prospects that could be unlocked through social investment.Read more here
Enterprise Development Programme
Homeless Link works with our members to help them develop trading and other income generation. In recent years this has included a specific Enterprise Development Fund.Read more here
Albert Hunt Capital Capacity Fund
Grants for small, grassroots organisations to develop projects that will help them access capital funding. The Albert Hunt Capital Capacity fund is giving organisations the chance to improve their evidence of need to approach capital funds going forward.Find out more
Latest resources from grants and investment
Submission to Spring 2024 Budget
This is Homeless Link's submission to HM Treasury ahead of the Spring Budget of 2024. Drawing in the experience of our member organisations across the country and highlighting the dire state of funding of homelessness services.
Bitesize learning: Steps to success in grant fundraising
This bitesize learning series provides essential insights into grant applications, covering strategy, planning, and delivery.
Diversifying your income: writing a successful application
Writing grant applications can be challenging, especially if it's not your only job. As a grant provider we have reviewed many applications and want to share with you some tips and information around how to write a successful application.
Full list of grantees
For transparency and good governance Homeless Link regularly updates a list of organisations that have received a grant from us, whether for funds that we manage ourselves or funds that we mange for others. This full list of grantees can be found below:
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