Posts Categorized: Funding

Prince Philip Trust Fund is quick to help

The Prince Philip Trust Fund has responded quickly to our appeal for help in delivering web counselling to families in need during the Covid-19 pandemic. At its recent online meeting, chaired by the Earl of Wessex, the Trustees awarded our charity a grant of £1,000 towards professional counselling for residents in need, living in the… Read more »

Shanly Foundation helps us provide funded assessments

Thanks to a grant from the Shanly Foundation, we are able to offer a limited number of free initial counselling assessments to local couples, families and individuals struggling in the Covid-19 lockdown. The charitable organisation stepped in quickly with a £1,000 grant in response to our request to meet the demand for our professional web… Read more »

Rapid response to provide frontline counselling

The National Emergencies Trust (NET) has stepped in to help us deliver much-needed counselling during the Covid-19 pandemic. A £3,000 was awarded via our long-term supporters Heart of Bucks in response to our fast transfer to web counselling to continue helping local vulnerable people under huge pressures in the Covid-19 lockdown. Fiona Green, Centre Director,… Read more »

Support from councillors in South Bucks & Chilterns

                                                   Grants from South Bucks District Council and Chiltern District Council have supported local residents in accessing vital support over the last year. Contributions from our Bursary Funding Scheme make up the difference between what local residents can afford to pay and… Read more »

Rothschild Foundation supports counselling in Aylesbury

The Rothschild Foundation is helping families, couples and individuals in the Aylesbury area to have healthy, happy relationships by awarding a grant to Relate Mid Thames & Buckinghamshire’s local counselling service. The £5,000 grant, continuing the philanthropic tradition of the Rothschild family, will support the charity’s professional counsellors to serve disadvantaged people within the local… Read more »

Louis Baylis Trust boosts counselling for local cancer patients

Relate MTB’s funded counselling for Berkshire cancer patients has been boosted by a £2,000 grant from the Louis Baylis Charitable Trust. This specialist relationship and emotional counselling supports cancer patients, their partners and family through a stressful time, helping people to negotiate the emotional minefield of cancer treatment, filling a gap in psychological services. Improving… Read more »

Edward Gostling Foundation Visit

Renu Ghale, Grants Manager and colleague Julie Stearn from the Edward Gostling Foundation visited Relate Mid Thames and Bucks at 4 Marlow Road Community centre to meet with Relate MTB Chair – Janice Campbell, Relate Counsellor – Petra Booth, Relate Centre Director – Fiona Greenfield and RBWM Councillor – Phil Haseler. Edward Gostling has awarded… Read more »

Edward Gostling Foundation funds sessions for Berkshire cancer patients

Relate MTB is able to provide a limited number of funded counselling sessions for cancer patients in Berkshire thanks to a grant from The Edward Gostling Foundation (www.edwardgostlingfoundation.org.uk). Caroline Kendall, EGF’s Operations Director said: “The Edward Gostling Foundation is delighted to support Relate MTB with a grant to help to support people with a diagnosis… Read more »

A New Programme For Parents

Relate MTB is working in partnership with Tavistock Relationships as part of the Parenting Together Support Programme for people living in Buckinghamshire.  Funding is  provided by the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and is available for two years from 2019-2021. Sessions are free to couples who are together or separated who have children, workless families will be… Read more »

SWAMI 2019

On Saturday 27th July Relate Mid Thames and Bucks took part in this year’s Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead Community Initiative SWAMI 2019.  Relate MTB set up a stall alongside 20 other stall holders all local community organisations and charities.  Relate MTB showcased it’s recent funding from The Edward Gostling Foundation – a grant to support people living… Read more »