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Health Foundation Announces New Funding Programme to Improve Health and Address Health Inequalities (England)

The Health Foundation has announced that it will be launching a funding programme in partnership with the Local Government Association for councils to work with others from their local area to improve health and address health inequalities. 

The Shaping Places for Healthier Lives programme is due to launch in November 2019 and will provide grants of up to £100,000 per year for up to 3 years to take system-wide action on the wider determinants of mental and physical health. 

The projects selected will demonstrate a coordinated approach to improving health and addressing health inequalities in local communities through creating conditions for better health

Up to five projects will be selected for funding.

The expression of interest stage will open on 20 November 2019 when the full programme prospectus will be released. Applications must be made through the Local Government Association. Please email sphl@local.gov.uk to be sent programme updates and the prospectus on the launch date, or visit the programme page on the Local Government Association website.

15th November 2019