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Bedfordshire Violence Exploitation Reduction Unit (VERU) Sports and Inclusion Interventions Programme Bidding Opportunity 2024-2025

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This funding opportunity has now closed. Bedfordshire’s VERU is tasked with leading and co-ordinating the local response to serious violence. Responsible for delivering a ‘whole system’, public health approach, the unit brings together key partners to identify the local drivers and root- causes to serious violence and exploitation, to agree and implement a multi-agency response. […]

Bidding opportunities for Commissioning Cycle 2024-2025

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This bidding opportunity is now closed. The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Bedfordshire are pleased to release 5 bidding opportunities in support of the Commissioning Cycle for 2024-2025. Domestic Abuse Counselling Sexual Violence Counselling Family Support and Advocacy network Sports-based Prevention – Luton Diversion Restorative Justice Family Practitioner To respond to these […]

New OPCC funding opportunities 2023/24 – Community Safety Fund

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This funding opportunity has now closed. We are providing an opportunity to award eight funding allocations up to the cost of £5,000 each for the provision of a project/service/activity to deliver in the three local authority areas. These services will aim to improve community engagement, reduce crime/reduce recidivism or criminality and/or support victims with a […]

PCC’s Commissioning 2023/24

It is the responsibility of the Police and Crime Commissioner to commission services for members of the public in their authority area. The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) awards funding to people or organisations in the county who contribute to the delivery of the objectives set out in the Police and Crime Plan 2021-24. Broadly, […]

Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Funding Opportunity

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The Home Office have confirmed that £147m of funding will be committed, until the end of 2024/25 for victim services. The money will fund emotional, practical, and therapeutic support for victims of crime such as women and girls affected by domestic abuse. Funding allocation from the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) is broken down as follows: […]

Roads Fund part 2 (autumn launch) 2021/2022

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The Roads Fund Part 2 is now closed.  Road safety is an integral part of community safety which is in turn a matter of significant importance to the people who live in, work in and visit Bedfordshire. We’re pleased to announce our second round of bids for the Road Safety Fund, available for community groups […]

PCC’s Grant Fund 2022/23

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PCC’s Grant Fund 2022-23 The PCC is seeking to fund for 2022-2023 services and projects that can support the delivery of the areas listed below. Please note this list is not the extensive list of providers and funds for 2022-2023 but does show the areas that are available to bid into. Please send completed application […]

Youth Spaces Fund – now closed

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The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, with the Violence Exploitation Reduction Unit (VERU), have launched a new fund for Bedfordshire. The Youth Space’s Fund 2021/2022, which seeks to improve shared community environments for young people in Bedfordshire. The OPCC has a fund available of £28,000.00 to support projects throughout Bedford, Central Bedfordshire and […]

Luton Youth Spaces Fund 2021/22

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The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, is launching a specific Luton Youth Space’s Fund, which seeks to aid any plans you may have for improving shared community environments for young people in Luton. The OPCC has £14,000.00 to support your work and welcomes bids of no more than £4,500. Previous successful applications include […]

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