About the Fund
This Fund has been created by NHS Norfolk and Waveney Clinical Commissioning Group through their Health Equality Partnership project. The aim of this fund is to provide grants to the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector (VCSE) to enable them to develop and trial activities which enhance the model of Continuity of Carer, to improve outcomes for mothers, families and their babies served by the James Paget University Hospital (JPUH).
- To enhance the Continuity of Carer and Better Births Agenda at JPUH, by working with Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) organisations to respond to the unique needs of disadvantaged communities.
- To address specific areas of need and known vulnerabilities that focus on black and minority ethnic groups, translation and language barriers, Learning Disability and Autism, and other minority needs that impact on delivering safe maternity care.
Grants of up to £10,000 are available. Grants must be spent within 12 months of award.