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Local Authorities Invited to Apply for Warm Homes Healthy People Fund
Local authorities are invited to make an application for funding from the warm homes healthy people fund by 5pm on Friday 5 October 2012. The aim of the fund is to support local authorities in the coming winter to reduce the levels of deaths and illness in their local authority that are due to vulnerable people living in cold housing in partnership with their local community and voluntary sector and statutory organisations.
The local authority circular LAC (DH)(2012)2 warm homes healthy people fund 2012/ 2013 (RTF 253Kb) includes:
- information about the grant scheme
- arrangements for grant payment and allocation
- annex A explains the arrangements for administering in 2012/ 2013 the project funding available to local authorities and their partners under the warm homes healthy people initiative.
- annex B contains the application form.
Alternative format: Local authority circular LAC (DH)(2012)2 warm homes healthy people fund 2012/ 2013 (PDF 109Kb)
On 11 September 2012, Dr Felicity Harvey, Director General of Public Health, Department of Health, wrote to all ‘upper tier’ local authorities advising them of her decision to establish the warm homes healthy people fund (WHHP) again for the coming winter 2012/ 2013.
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