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December 7, 2022

LOPF funded to support older people (aged 65+) through the cost of living crisis

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Communications Officer

LOPF has been awarded funding from Independent Age Cost of Living fund to support older people through the cost of living crisis and reduce the impact of poverty in a new programme, Warm & cosy. We are one of 50 organisations to receive such a grant.

We will redistribute funds to organisations who successfully apply to be delivery partners in two grant rounds, in December 2022 and June 2023. The first round Warm & cosy is open from 7 December 2022.

Applications will be accepted from any third sector organisation, small community groups or larger registered charities.

Grants of up to £1000 are available for a range of activities

Read full criteria for Warm & cosy grants

The deadline for applications is 12.00 noon, Wednesday 21 December 2022.

Apply to be a Warm & cosy delivery partner

Our delivery partners will work directly with the most vulnerable older people (aged 65+) in Leeds, supporting them through the cost of living crisis with a range of immediate crisis measures to alleviate problems and pressures.

Warm & cosy will run until December 2023.

Rob Cook
Communications Officer