Building Community Capacity in Lanarkshire’s Rural Area : Lanarkshire Community Action Project

Building Community Capacity in Lanarkshire’s Rural Area : Lanarkshire Community Action Project | South Lanarkshire Council
RefP/19/00027
ApplicantRural Development Trust and Lanarkshire Enterprise Services
Project titleBuilding Community Capacity in Lanarkshire’s Rural Area : Lanarkshire Community Action Project
Project DescriptionThe project aims to develop community capacity in the remoter and disadvantaged rural parts of the Lanarkshire LEADER area. This will be achieved by establishing a support framework that seeks to create a strong community sector capable of delivering a range of priority services, learning from each other and ensuring communities consider their own priorities at a community level. The project will operate in 16 communities in South Lanarkshire and 8 communities in North Lanarkshire and will aim to :
• identify community stakeholders and engage with them
• establish community project priorities through community action planning
• identify the most appropriate funding for each project
• work with groups to provide mentoring support
CategoryCommunity
Total Project cost£ 331,431.09
LEADER Award£331,431.09
LAG Date27 February 2018