Digital Lifeline Fund Opens for Applications (England)

Applications are now open for Digital Lifeline funding. This is an emergency response project to get devices, data and digital skills support to people with learning disabilities. Funded by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and delivered by Good Things Foundation, in partnership with AbilityNet, applications are welcome from organisations operating in England that support people with learning disabilities, including self-advocacy groups and community-based organisation. As well as the devices and data, delivery organisations will get a grant of £100 for every person they support; the minimum is 10 people + a grant of £1,000. More than 10 devices/£1,000 may be available to a single delivery partner, depending on demand. The deadline for applications is 12pm on Friday 15 March. Click here