We have to date awarded £276,022 to charities and community groups across Reigate and Banstead. A full list of the grants awarded in the borough from our Coronavirus Response Fund can be found below.

CharityProject DescriptionAmount Awarded
Active ProspectsEquipment, IT licences and activity packs to address isolation for people with learning disabilities, autism or mental health issues and sensory resources to address emotional ill-health£5,000
Active Prospects
Funding for equipment and activities to support the physical and mental well being of people with learning disabilities, autism or acquired brain injury.
Active Prospects
Funding for a 6-month programme of activities for people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs through online resource and activity packs
Age Concern Voluntary Association for the Elderly Merstham, Redhill and ReigateA contribution to running costs for a charity supporting isolated older people in Reigate and Banstead during the Coronavirus pandemic£5,000
Age Concern Voluntary Association for the Elderly Merstham, Redhill and Reigate
A contribution to running costs for a charity supporting isolated older people in Reigate and Banstead during the Coronavirus pandemic
Community Debt Advice (CDA)Funding toward enabling employees of a debt advice service, based in Reigate and Banstead, to set up and work at home and the extra salary costs of working overtime, during the COVID-19 pandemic£2,200
Dame Vera Lynn Children's charity
Funding towards the essential running costs, IT costs and education technology to support families with children with Cerebral Palsy aged 5 and under.
East Surrey Domestic Abuse ServicesFunding to upgrade the phone system for a charity to support victims of domestic abuse remotely during the Coronavirus pandemic£5,000
Home-Start Epsom, Ewell & Banstead (HSEEB)
Funding for a Senior Coordinator for a Home-Start charity supporting families with young children amid the Coronavirus pandemic
Merstham Community Cafe CICFunding toward subsidising meals for the vulnerable, by an organisation based in Merstham, during the COVID-19 pandemic£5,000
MHA Reigate & Redhill Live at Home SchemeA contribution to the costs of continuing to support older people in Reigate and Redhill during the Coronavirus pandemic£4,738
Personal Independence Support CICFunding toward an organisation that offer support and advice to children and young people suffering from domestic abuse, during the COVID-19 pandemic£5,000
Reigate & Banstead Borough African and Caribbean Community Association
Funding to support African and Caribbean communities suffering disadvantage and/or at high risk of ill health
Reigate and Banstead Women's Aid
Funding to cover capital costs of setting up a refuge for people escaping Domestic Violence during the Coronavirus crisis
£58, 561
Renewed Hope TrustFunding for the compiling and distribution of food parcel to vulnerable people during the Covid-19 crisis
Samaritans East Surrey
Funding for IT and cleaning equipment, and some essential running costs, for a Samaritan Service to support disadvantaged people
Southwark Diocesan Welcare
Funding toward the cost of food vouchers to support vulnerable families with children up to the age of 13 durin times of high stress and concern.
Funding toward the salary cost of youth workers, for an organisation that works with schools to support students with their mental health, during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Stripey StorkFunding toward emergency baby supplies for a charity, based in Reigate and Banstead, that offers support for families in poverty, during the COVID-19 pandemic£5,000
Surrey Care Trust
Funding for COVID-19 Support Groups, helps those who have suffered the effects of COVID-19, or are bereaved
The Children's TrustFunding for PPE and cleaning costs at a charity centre caring for vulnerable children during the Coronavirus pandemic£5,000
The Include Project
Funding to deliver the choir and advice services online for people with learning disabilities, autism, dementia and brain injury, stroke or tumour, in Reigate and Banstead, during the Coronavirus pandemic
The Lucy Rayner FoundationFunding to provide free counselling for those struggling during the Covid-19 outbreak£5,000
Voluntary Action Reigate and Banstead
Funding toward salary and capital cost of an organisation, based in Reigate and Banstead, that matches volunteers with organisation and is looking to expand due to the need of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Wayside Hostel (Keychange Charity)
Funding to cover staff costs incurred due to additional hours needed, and to purchase cleaning supplies, face masks and equipment for at-home activities for vulnerable homeless women during the Coronavirus pandemic
YMCA East SurreyFunding to produce online exercise programmes for people with health conditions, whilst isolating during the Coronavirus pandemic£5,000
YMCA East SurreyFunding towards an after-school and holiday childcare provision supporting disadvantaged children amid the Coronavirus pandemic


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