Extra Care Housing and Supported Living - Grants Programme - Processes and Timescales

Application 'windows' will be opened periodically during the lifetime of the grant programme and applications for grant funding can be submitted at any time during these windows. All applications should be submitted on the Grant Fund Application Form (Excel 47kb).  
All applications will be reviewed by the Extra Care Housing Board and submitted for final approval by the Corporate Director Health, Care and Community Services.

This grant programme will initially be open for applications for up to 8 years from September 2017 to March 2025. Any variation to, or extension to this period will be published via the Council's website, giving no less than 28 days notice of any such change.

Application window notification

Funding for this Grants Programme comes from the Council's capital programme budget.  An initial £ 4.24 million has been allocated to Extra Care Housing/Supported Living of which £ 2 million has initially been allocated to the grant programme. The Council is not obliged to allocate any of the funding in its capital programme to Extra Care Housing/Supported Living development or award any grant funding during the period of this programme if no suitable proposals are forthcoming 

Any such payment made under the terms of this grant funding programme will be on the basis of the Grant Funding Agreement (PDF 530kb)