Older People & Housing
Older People and Housing
Older People & Housing Programme
Our aim is to enable older people to adjust to the challenges of ageing
Where we fund

We will consider applications from not-for-profit organisations in:



Funding opportunities
Combatting loneliness in older people and their carers

We are looking for proposals that:

• Work in areas that are at risk of chronic levels of loneliness*;
• Provide services that foster new connections (one to one or group based approaches); or
• Provide services to support and maintain existing relationships (e.g. technology or transport solutions); or
• Increase the networks and communities of older people who are informal carers.


*Indicators of areas that have increased risk of chronic loneliness include: high deprivation, high BAME population, high percentage of people living alone, high levels of crime.

Housing solutions for older people

We are looking for proposals that:

• Provide innovative solutions for older people to ‘right-size’;
• Tackle the issues faced by older private renters; or
• Enable older people to live well in their own homes.

Apply for a grant
Please read the information and guidelines on how to apply for a grant before accessing the application form below
Application form
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Support documents
When submitting an application you will be required to upload the two supporting documents:
Proposal Plan and Budget Template.
Get in touch
If you have any further queries, contact a member of the Philanthropy Team.