CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund 2019-2020
This programme is administered by YouthLink Scotland to support the Scottish Government’s aim of tackling inequalities by focusing more on young people from deprived areas. Grants are available for projects delivered between 1 April 2019 and March 2020. A total of £700,000 is available to target the delivery of youth work activity programmes which provide diversionary youth work activities for young people aged 10 to 24 who face one or more of the following disadvantages:
- Living in areas of deprivation with priority given to projects working in communities within the top 20% SIMD (Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation).
- Being unemployed, not in education or training.
- Exclusion or risk of exclusion from school.
- Being at risk of being involved in antisocial behaviour, offending or re-offending.
This fund is now closed.