North Hull, namely the Orchard Park and Bransholme areas have been selected as a pilot site of a national Home Office project to tackle the community impacts of Serious & Organised Crime (SOC).
The pilot would like to welcome applications to support local interventions to tackle the threat posed by organised crime groups.
They are seeking passionate individuals, groups, charities and businesses to join the response to make North Hull safer and create a more hostile environment for organised criminals to operate.
The pilot is intended to jointly offer financial support to interventions created to tackle the threat, but also to bring groups together to work in synergy creating a ‘Whole Systems Approach’.
Funding bids up to a maximum of £10,000 are available but a limit an upper limit of up to £5000 are particularly welcomed.
The deadline for bids to be returned is Friday 23rd October 2020 1200hrs.
Please return completed funding bids to Steven.Peck@humberside.pnn.police.uk
The end date for the Home Office pilot is 31st March 2021. No funding obtained exclusively through this stream can be utilised beyond 31st March 2021.
A copy of the national SOC strategy can be found here:
In order to assist applicants please consider the following points:
· Support for 14-18yr olds who are likely to be on a pathway towards criminality.
· Innovation, something not necessarily delivered in North Hull previously.
· An initiative to mobilise and engage the wider community of North Hull.
· Targeting the whole family to positively change the culture within households.
The collation of applications will be on the 23rd October and exploration of further details with applicants will take place w/c 26th October.
Please return completed funding applications to Steven.Peck@humberside.pnn.police.uk
Application Form for the funding is below.