Youth and play grants 2018-20

We will soon be inviting applications for grants to run citywide projects or to lead ward-based consortiums that deliver universal youth work.

Who can apply?

Constituted not-for-profit voluntary and community organisations with a delivery base within Liverpool. Registered providers and statutory services can act as an accountable body in a consortium bid made up of voluntary and community organisations.

Question and answer sessions

We are holding two question and answer sessions before inviting applications. These sessions are open to all voluntary and community organisations wishing to apply for funding. Tea and coffee will be provided on arrival.

To book your place on one of the sessions, please contact: Debbie Bethell or Allan Bellamy on 0151 233 7020 or email

Thursday 9th November 2017 

Time: 10am until 12 noon.
Venue: Croxteth Gems Community Association, 9 Armill Road, L11 4TR.
Parking: Limited spaces in car park.

Thursday 9th November 2017

Time: 6pm until 8pm.
Venue: Harthill Youth Centre, Wellington Road, L15 4JN.
Parking: Limited spaces in car park.

Who we fund

For the year 2017/18, Liverpool City Council has given nearly £1m worth of grants to support youth and play activities for children and young people between the ages of 8 and 19.

Activities in your area

In many areas local housing providers have created consortiums of voluntary and community organisations to deliver a programme of activities.