Glasgow Third Sector Transformation Fund 2016/17: Reshaping Care for Older People in Glasgow

The Transformation Fund is administered by VAF on behalf of GCVS and is funded by the Integrated Care Fund.

This Programme is now closed for applications.  

Guidance for currently funded projects can be found here

Programme_button.jpgThe Programme is supporting projects to:

Improve the health of older people and/or their families and carers;  

Reduce social isolation of older people;

Increase independence and resilience for older people and/or their families and carers;  

Build capacity of individuals and communities to be more connected.

2016 - 17 Third Sector Transformation Fund Projects

VAF on behalf of GCVS is currently supporting 30 organisations operating in the Glasgow City area in receipt of funding this year.  Grants totalling almost £800,000 are enabling projects to deliver services to older people and their carers in their own homes and communities.  More information on this year's projects will be published shortly.

Meantime, why not reminisce with just a few of the older people supported at The Senior Centre Castlemilk.

Please click on the link here

 2012 - 15 Third Sector Transformation Fund Projects

In the first 3 years of the Third Sector Transformation Fund, 50 voluntary sector organisations benefitted from a total of £2.1M in funding from the Reshaping Care for Older People Change Plan.  

To read more about the activities, learnings and successes, please see the Downloads page to access reports:

Please click Case Studies to view some examples of the individuals who have been supported

Please click on Downloads page to view the:

Further information on the fund is available from Diane Wilson, Senior Development Officer, diane.wilson@vaf.org.uk  Tel: 01383 620780 (ext 252).