The VCS Alliance has been asked to provide support to VCS groups interested in submitting a proposal to the West Yorkshire & Harrogate Health Inequalities Grant Fund 2020 across the Bradford District and Craven CCG area.

Details of this opportunity can be downloaded from here:

An Initial Briefing Event was held on Thursday 7th May 2020. An audio recording and the presentations, along with various documents which can be downloaded to support are available below.


If you have any questions that are specific to your organisation, please feel free to email Sarah Smith directly via


If you have any general questions, please email


To help to manage enquiries within the Health and Care System as effectively as possible, if you are looking to be introduced to appropriate contacts within the Health System, we have arranged for the following contacts:

Bradford: Louise Keighley –

Airedale, Wharfedale & Craven: Steve Gascoyne –

If you contact Louise or Steve, it would be really helpful if you could include as much information as possible about the theme of the project you’re exploring, and the rough geographical area that you’re wanting to focus on.

We are aware of 9 potential proposals currently being developed within the Bradford District and Craven ‘Place’. To ensure that your projects is not duplicating others that might be in development, please contact us.


Helpful Links

Bradford District & Craven Health & Well-being Profiles for both Adults and Children by Community Partnership