Do you want to develop a creative project in your LPYFT service but have no money to make it happen? A £1000 Arts & Minds grant could be your answer!
Your project needs to involve people who use our services participating in some form of creative activity (anything from photography to drama, creative writing, dance, singing, music etc) and include them in the planning.
Need some inspiration? Look at our Creative Pathways guide.
We recommend that you discuss your idea before applying. Please contact Arts and Minds on 0113 262 3128 (Mon – Wed) or email [email protected]
The deadline for applications is MARCH 28.
Download the 2018 Application Form, fill it out and return it to us via email.
Before you do please read the Framework & Guidelines below:
Your project needs to involve people who use LYPFT services participating in some form of creative activity (anything from photography to drama, creative writing, dance, singing, music etc) and include them in the planning.
Framework and Guidance
The document sets out a framework for grants for creative projects taking place with the services of Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LYPFT).
Our aim is to support the arts as part of recovery, inclusion and well being. The fund is one way in which we hope to support and encourage artistic and creative initiatives led by people who receive and work in health and social care settings.
Applications can be made by organisations, or individuals, and planning to work with LYPFT services and should meet these criteria:
The endorser for an application to the Arts and Minds fund has the responsibility for:
If the endorser fails to ensure that the applicant adheres to the criteria set out in the guidance they will not be able to act as an endorser for any future applications.
The fund can be used to enable service users, carers and staff to participate in a creative project in any media (eg. writing, photography, drama, dance, music)
Examples of what can be applied for are as follows:
This is not an exhaustive list, and all applications will be considered.
Grants of up to £1000. You must contribute an additional £100.
We will notify applicants by email of the outcome of their application as soon as possible after we have made a decision.