Charity. Dementia café and support for carers; singing sessions for people with Alzheimer’s; ASSET scheme supporting younger adults with dementia to choose access activities as alternative to day centres. Local authority funding cut: £56,000. Details: Received a total of £82,000 in 2010/11; cut by a total of £56,000 in 2011/12.Separate funding for singing sessions has ceased; funding for dementia café has been reduced; £50k funding for ASSET scheme has ceased, but project is expected to continue through personalised budgets and external funding.
- Source: falseeconomy.org.uk/blog/exclusive-more-than-2000-charities-and-co…
- Posted by: False Economy at 9:46pm on 23 October 2011
Does this cut affect you or someone you know?