Our Partnership is made up of organisations working closely together to plan services and address the challenges facing health and care services across the area.
In this section you will find links to useful information and publications about our partnership.
We are committed to meaningful conversations with people, on the right issues at the right time. We believe this is an important part of the way we work.
In this section you will find all Freedom of Information (FOI) requests made to our Partnership. You can also ask a question of your own.
The West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health Inequalities Grant Fund will help reduce the gap in health equalities across the area. The funding will support practical projects and initiatives that will benefit local people and communities across Bradford and Craven, Calderdale, Harrogate, Kirklees, Leeds and Wakefield.
This grant funding is intended to provide innovative and sustainable support for people who are worst affected by the impact of coronavirus. This includes people who live alone and cannot access social activities, and those whose mental health and financial circumstances have changed significantly due to the pandemic.
Voluntary and community organisations are now invited to apply for up to £50,000 of this grant funding. Six grants worth between £25,000 and £50,000, and six grants worth up to £25,000 will be available.
The fund opened on Tuesday 28 April 2020 and the deadline to apply is by 5pm on Monday 8 June 2020. Decisions will be made by a virtual panel and applicants will be notified before 30 June 2020.
The primary aim of the fund is to reduce the impact on health outcomes for population groups who are likely to be disproportionately affected by Covid-19, including:
If you would like to apply for this grant funding, please read the Guidance for applicants document, before completing the Health Inequalities Grant Fund Application Form. Both documents can be downloaded below.
We held a webinar about the grant funding on 13 May. You may find these FAQs from that webinar helpful.