Hospitality Sector Funding


Today sees a new round of grants being made available to businesses affected by the current temporary coronavirus restrictions in Scotland. The businesses most likely to benefit from this new funding will be in the hospitality sector, but eligibility does extend to the hospitality supply chain and to other sectors asked to restrict their operations, […]

Auchernack Trust

Forres High Street

The Auchernack Trust is looking for new application ahead of the trustee meeting in November. Purpose of TrustMr William Cameron, a former postman of Forres, made provision in his Will in 1979 for the residue of his estate on death to be used for the benefit of residents of Auchernack Care Home in Forres. A […]

Moray’s relief fund prepares for second COVID wave

LL at HQ

Moray’s Lords-Lieutenant are seeking more support for those in the area facing extreme hardship from the effects of the pandemic. The Moray Emergency Relief Fund (MERF), established by Lords-Lieutenants Seymour Monro in Moray and Andrew Simpson in Banffshire, has raised £195,000 from donations and distributed £155,000 to those in need. With the economic recovery stalled […]

New programme, Force for Change, launches to support Forces communities


The Trust is pleased to announce the launch of a new programme awarding grants of up to £20,000 for local projects that support Armed Forces communities. This year, the Armed Forces Covenant Fund: Force for Change programme will support local Armed Forces communities as they address the needs that have arisen as a result of the Covid-19 […]

Eat Out to Help Out | Registration Now Open


More than 32,000 restaurants across the UK have now signed up to the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme. It’s not just restaurants who are eligible – the scheme is open to all establishments that sell food for consumption on the premises; such as hotels, leisure centres and office canteens. Eligible establishments can register now, and […]

Moray Emergency Relief Fund passes major milestone.

seymour monro

Over £100,000 has been paid out to people in need by the Moray Emergency Relief Fund since it was launched on April 10th. The fund has attracted nearly £170,000 in donations from the local community, individuals and businesses. There have been nearly 350 applications for help from the fund, which has been launched and led […]

Connecting Scotland

Connecting Scotland

Connecting Scotland is a Scottish Government programme set up in response to coronavirus.   It provides iPads, Chromebooks and support to develop digital skills for people who are all of the following:  digitally excluded – do not have an appropriate device and/or are not connected to the internet at home   ·on low incomes so cannot afford […]

Grampian Coronavirus (COVID-19) Assistance Hub


This website is a focal point for information and assistance for anyone affected by coronavirus anywhere in Grampian. Find the services you need or links to information from across the area.

Creative Breaks funding programme


Creative Breaks funding programme open now – grants for third sector organisationsDeadline: 5pm on Thursday 23 May 2019 £0.6M funding for short breaks projects for carers & the people they care for: APPLY NOW! The Creative Breaks programme provides 12 month grants to third sector organisations to develop and deliver short breaks projects and services for carers of adults (aged 21 […]