Ceredigion Association of Voluntary Organisations

Caring Communities

Small Grant Scheme to Support Community Action in Ceredigion during Covid-19

A small grant of up to £1000 for new or existing community organisations in Ceredigion that build community resilience to support the  response to the Covid-19 outbreak.  For example, to build up a local pool of volunteers to support the extremely vulnerable , support services, digital inclusion initiatives. This grant is supported by Caring Communities Innovation Scheme. 

Please contact or 01570 423 232 for an application form.


Funding Open for Ceredigion

The Caring Communities Innovation Scheme is calling for new and innovative projects ideas in Ceredigion that pilot ways of building community capacity and resilience in order to develop integrated service and support for:

  • Frail and older people with complex needs and long-term conditions, including dementia;
  • People with learning disabilities;
  • Children with complex needs; and
  • Carers, including young carers.


How Much?

Up to £10,000. Exceptional projects will a value over £10,000 may be considered by the panel if they demonstrate high level of innovation and impact.



There is no deadline for submissions, applications can be submitted and will considered throughout the financial year. 


Submit your application now and maximise the benefit from Caring Communities scheme – projects which wish to start in April 2020 need to get your application submitted before Wednesday 11st March


All projects supported must be completed by the 31st March 2021. 



For more information or to request an Application Pack, please contact Teleri Davies, CAVO or call 01570 423 232.