Decision details

Authority to establish the Positive Destinations Grant Fund and enter into competitive application process.

Reference: D50230

Decision Maker: Director of Children and Families

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Director of Children and Families agreed to:

• authorise the establishment of a Positive Destinations Grant Programme and award four locality based grants of £50,000 each to voluntary sector providers who have the highest scoring grant applications following a competitive application process; and

• approve a one year grant programme with the option to extend for a further six or twelve months until the end of the youth work review and completion of the subsequent commissioning activity up to a total potential value of £400,000.

Wards Affected: Various;

Contact: Kate Sibson 0113 3788925 Email:

Publication date: 18/10/2019

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