Recently awarded grants

This page features grants made over the past three years through the following grant programmes; Improving Lives, Strengthening Communities, Revenue (now closed), County Grants, Small Grants in the North-East (now closed) and Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged Children.

Under our Improving Lives programme we have six priority areas which include Positive Choices and Employment and Training for example. If you would like to search on any of the priority areas please type the name of the priority area into the keyword search.

360Giving  In addition to publishing details of our grants on our website, we have been working with 360Giving to make data about our grant-making freely accessible.  This spreadsheet contains details of all the grants we have awarded from 2012 until December 2018, formatted to the 360Giving data standard. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. This means the data is freely accessible to anyone to be used and shared as they wish. The data must be attributed to The Henry Smith Charity.

Headway Birmingham & Solihull

£175,500 | Improving Lives | West Midlands | Disability | 2018

Towards three yearsÕ salary costs of a project supporting individuals that have suffered brain injuries and their families in Birmingham and Solihull

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements
Support Networks and Family

Headway Derby

£47,200 | Improving Lives | East Midlands | Disability | 2018

Towards two years’ salary costs of Tutors at a project providing bespoke accredited education for people with brain injuries in Derby

Priority areas
Employment and Training
Help at a Critical Moment

Headway East Sussex

£5,000 | County | South East | Health Care | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing a range of services and family support to survivors of a brain injury in East Sussex

Headway East Sussex

£10,000 | County | South East | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s running costs of a specialist brain injury counselling service in East Sussex

Headway Essex

£105,000 | Revenue | Eastern | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of the ‘Community Support Service’ providing support to survivors of brain injury and their families and carers across Essex

Headway Hertfordshire

£67,200 | Improving Lives | Eastern | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2018

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of two Community Support Workers at a project providing support for adults with an acquired brain injury in Hertfordshire

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Support Networks and Family
Employment and Training

Headway Portsmouth & South East Hampshire

£5,300 | County | South East | Disability | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project in Hampshire providing information, advice and support to adults with brain injury, and their family and carers

Headway Somerset

£107,100 | Improving Lives | South West | Disability | 2018

Towards three years’ salaries of two Rehabilitation Assistants to work with people in Somerset with acquired brain injuries both in day centres and through outreach in the community

Priority areas
Support Networks and Family
Help at a Critical Moment
Financial Inclusion Rights and Entitlements

Headway West Sussex

£20,000 | County | South East | Mental Health & Wellbeing | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of a project providing one-to-one support and information to people with Acquired Brain Injury in West Sussex

Healey Junior Infant and Nursery School

£890 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a two-night trip to a scouting camp in Yorkshire for a group of disadvantaged children from West Yorkshire

Healey Junior Infant and Nursery School

£1,180 | Holiday Grant | Yorkshire & the Humber | Holiday Grants | 2018

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of disadvantaged children from West Yorkshire

Health Action Charity Organisation

£19,400 | County | South East | Domestic & Sexual Abuse | 2018

Towards two years’ running costs of a project in Medway, Kent that provides support to women from African communities experiencing domestic abuse linked to the diagnosis of HIV

Health Energy Advice Team

£90,500 | Revenue | North West | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of the Coordinator at a project providing support to women affected by domestic abuse in Liverpool

Healthiness Ltd

£88,500 | Revenue | North West | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ salary of a Dementia and Exercise Development Manager to run health education and physical activity sessions for older adults in Liverpool

Healthy Living Projects

£105,100 | Improving Lives | London | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘The Welcome Project’ providing a range of individual and group support for vulnerable individuals in the London Borough of Redbridge

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment
Accommodation Housing Support
Positive Choices

Heart ‘n Soul

£90,000 | Revenue | London | Disability | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the ‘Training and Taking Part Programme’, working with children and adults with learning disabilities across south London

Heart of England Mencap

£65,500 | Revenue | West Midlands | Disability | 2017

Towards three years’ salary of a Co-ordinator at a project providing support and assistance for young adults with mild to moderate learning disabilities in Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire

Heartbeat

£9,010 | Small Grant Programme | North East | Older People | 2016

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support to older and isolated people in a deprived area of Co Durham

Heathlands School for Deaf Children

£2,300 | Holiday Grant | South East | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a four-night trip to an adventure centre in the Brecon Beacons for a group of deaf children from Hertfordshire

Hebron Trust

£86,100 | Revenue | Eastern | Drugs Alcohol & Substance Misuse | 2017

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the running costs of a project supporting the rehabilitation of women with drug and alcohol addiction issues in Norwich, Norfolk

Helen Bamber Foundation

£150,000 | Improving Lives | National | Refugees & Asylum Seekers | 2018

Towards three years’ running costs of a National project providing a range of specialist services for refugees and asylum seekers who have suffered physical, sexual and psychological violence, abuse and exploitation

Priority areas
Help at a Critical Moment

Helix Arts

£60,800 | Revenue | North East | Older People | 2016

Towards three years’ running costs of ‘Falling on your Feet’, a dance for health programme for older people in Tyneside, Gateshead and Northumberland

Helm Training

£90,000 | Revenue | Scotland | Young People | 2017

Towards three years’ running costs of a project supporting disadvantaged young people to gain further skills in Dundee, Scotland

Helping Hands Community Trust

£10,000 | County | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2017

Towards one year’s salary of the Senior Complex Caseworker at a project providing support, advice and advocacy for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Leicester

Helping Hands Community Trust

£10,000 | County | East Midlands | Disadvantaged Communities | 2018

Towards one year’s running costs of a project providing support, advice and advocacy for disadvantaged and vulnerable people in Leicestershire

Helping Older People New Forest

£20,000 | County | South West | Older People | 2016

Towards two years’ running costs of a project providing an information and advice service to older people, their families and carers in the New Forest

Helping the Homeless into Housing

£500 | Holiday Grant | North West | Holiday Grants | 2017

Towards a day trip to a children’s museum in Halifax for a group of homeless children from Stockport

Henley Green Primary School

£820 | Holiday Grant | East Midlands | Holiday Grants | 2016

Towards a day trip to the seaside for a group of children from a deprived area of Coventry

Hepatitis C Trust

£45,000 | Revenue | National | Disability | 2017

Towards one year’s continuation funding of a national telephone helpline, providing support and information for hepatitis C patients, carers and healthcare professionals

Her Centre Ltd

£114,000 | Revenue | London | Domestic & Sexual Violence | 2016

Towards three years’ continuation funding of the salary of an Independent Domestic & Sexual Violence Advocate at a project providing crisis intervention and support to women affected by domestic abuse in the London Borough Greenwich