Grants awarded in Somerset

Grants awarded in round 2

Community Paths

Area: Somerset Start Date: November 2019 End Date: December 2020

Community Paths supports vulnerable adults into volunteering opportunities, community opportunities and also into paid Work. We have an emphasis on bespoke support and using multiple outcomes to help people achieve their personal goals and outcomes.


Whitehead-Ross Education and Consulting (WREC)

Area: Yeovil Start Date: January 2020 End Date: January 2021

The project will engage with 40 women and lone parents from across Yeovil and Shepton Mallet and support them to enter employment and further learning within the child workforce sector.


Grants awarded in round 3

Autism Community Network

Area: Bridgwater, Taunton & Wells Start Date: January 2020 End Date: January 2021

To deliver 12 Step Anxiety Program over 20 weeks, a course with Women as a priority reaching rural communities. 15 weeks to attend the program with an additional 5 weeks of next steps and 1-1 coaching, signposting, introductions, resources to support learners into work and or education.


Stokehill Education and Training

Area: Wincanton Start Date: January 2020 End Date: January 2021

The six week course will help to bridge the gap between the intensive support and care patients receive during cancer treatment, and their return to independence (including to employment or further training).