The Retreat York Benevolent Fund is a small Quaker mental health charity.
We give grants to individual Quakers to enable them to access therapy or other support for their mental health.
We give grants to Quaker led mental health projects. Some of the projects we have recently funded include a community café, a counselling service, a project enabling troubled young people to spend time with horses, a project giving work experience to people on a farm, a project building a garden in a hospital, a support group for isolated people and work in schools to help pupils develop new ways of addressing differences and understanding their feelings… Why not come up with a creative idea?
You can find out more about our work on our website: www.retreatyorkbfund.com
Application forms can be downloaded from our website.
You can contact our Mental Health Development Officer, Alison Mitchell, on: [email protected]
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