tackling health inequalities in Surrey
CHIPS (Guildford)
CHIPS (Guildford),
Guildford
Money raised through the Health Lottery
The Health Lottery scheme manages 51 Society Lotteries that operate in rotation and each represents a different geographical region of Great Britain.

Projects funded using money raised by healthSound

Total amount distributed to charities to date is: £596,756

ACTIVE COMMUNITIES
Active Communities is a funding programme which invests in local people and groups in communities with great ideas to make their communities even better.

Organisation nameTown/CityAmountPurpose
CHIPS (Guildford) Guildford £22,506 This is a new two-year project which will deliver 44 fortnightly sessions of community socialising and learning for residents of the Westborough area of Guildford. In addition, the group will organise two existing Easter Playschemes of 4 days duration. 
Insight Art Guildford £40,976 This two-year project builds on work currently being carried out by the applicant and would provide people experiencing mental health issues with the opportunity to participate in art and craft activities, and to exhibit and sell their works.
Sandy Hill
Community Bungalow
Farnham £10,042 This new two-year project will establish a garden for local people, many of whom live in nearby flats. It will involve creating a garden from scratch, growing produce and courses on cooking healthy meals. It will also encourage people to use the applicant's community centre, providing an opportunity for people to actively engage with each other and increase community cohesion.
The Matrix Trust Guildford £35,000 This is an expansion of existing youth club provision for a period of 24 months. It is located in the disadvantaged Bellfields area of Guildford catering for local young people. It will deliver 108 sessions of youth work, six residential activities of 2 to 3 days’ duration and a programme of 1:1 mentoring sessions. 
The Matrix Trust Guildford £35,000 This is a continuation of an existing project for a further two years. It will deliver 108 sessions of youth work, 6 residential activities of 2 to 3 days duration and a programme of 1:1 mentoring sessions to young people aged between 11 and 14 in the Bushy Hill area of Guildford
Woking Disability for all Woking £16,960 This two-year project aims to continue to provide weekly football training sessions and tournaments for people with special needs and/or disabilities, and social outings and activities for the players and their families. 
Women on Wednesday (WOW) Guildford £23,388 This new two-year project will deliver 86 sessions of sewing and garment-making activity to 200 isolated and vulnerable people resident in the Park Barn and Westborough areas of Guildford. 
 St Marks Community Centre  Godalming  £40,000  This new two-year project aims to deliver a range of sessional activities and events for the community including community walks and an older people’s group, holiday clubs and after-school fitness sessions with a crèche. 

LOCAL PEOPLE
The Local People programme takes a neighbourhood approach, engages local people and empowers them to address wider issues in their communities and neighbourhoods through collective action.

Organisation nameTown/CityAmountPurpose
Youth Sport Trust   £149,700  

HEALTHY PLACES, HEALTHY PEOPLE - YEAR 2
Larger good causes partners who can have the greatest and most immediate impact. These initiatives are not supported by NHS funding.

Organisation nameTown/CityAmountPurpose
Dementia UK Surrey £45,000 Enable Dementia UK to provide specialist dementia care through its Admiral Nursing programme.

HEALTHY COMMUNITIES
Set up to address smaller and individual health and wellbeing issues that affect communities within our region, where getting the detail right really matters.

Organisation nameTown/CityAmountPurpose
Runnymede Dementia Carers
Support Group
Runnymede £5,000 The funding will provide a supper club twice a month, over the course of a year, providing those living with Alzheimer's and their carers with a fun night out together.            
The Organic Cookery School Ltd   £8,447 Provide a practical cookery programme to parents with children under 12 months old. The course will be delivered over four sessions covering weaning, follow-on recipes, the changing nutritional needs of a baby and preparing homemade baby foods on a budget.
Mediation Surrey Surrey £31,030 To modernise and enhance the current mediation procedures into one community-based centre replacing the individual based arrangement. This will allow mediation of community members to take place over the year in the boroughs of Elmbridge, Spelthorne and Runnymede in Surrey.

HEALTHY PLACES, HEALTHY PEOPLE - YEAR 1
Larger good causes partners who can have the greatest and most immediate impact. These initiatives are not supported by NHS funding.

Organisation nameTown/CityAmountPurpose
Alzheimer's Society   £22,069 Provide a full-time dementia support worker who will assess the needs of people affected by dementia and help them maintain their independence and sense of well-being.  
Dementia UK   £60,000 Enable Dementia UK to provide specialist dementia care through its Admiral Nursing programme.
Mencap   £31,030 Extend the Gateway Club network and Gateway Awards programme and help to improve the health, well-being and social inclusion of young adults.             
 
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