Genio, which is funded by the Irish government and Atlantic Philanthropies, has announced that they will be offering grants to mental health projects in Ireland in 2014.
Expressions of interest will open shortly and must be made through the Genio website.
Innovation funding will be available in mental health across the following areas:
- Supporting recovery
- Supporting work education and training
- Supporting families and carers
- Capacity building
Genio will be hosting two free seminars in order to explain the application process in detail. Registration for seminars is via the online form available in the Mental Health 2014 section of their website.
The seminars will take place in two regional venues.
- 20th May, 2pm-4pm, Clarion Hotel Limerick
- 22nd May, 11am-1pm, Ashling Hotel Dublin
Criteria and guidelines for their 2014 mental health grants are currently being agreed. Information will be published on their website when finalised.
Genio was established in 2008 to bring together government and philanthropy to scale cost-effective ways of supporting people who are disadvantaged to live full lives in their communities.