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Apply for funding through 4 Together AAP


We have access to almost £155,000 of funding to support our local community groups and organisations. For further information on applying for funding, please contact us.

All AAPs have access to the funding below.

Funding

Who can apply

Amount you can apply for

Total available

Area budget

Projects that address main AAP priorities

Over £5000

£100,000

Older Person's Social Isolation Fund

Projects looking to address issues of social isolation with the over 50's

Over £5000

£25,000

Welfare Reform fund

Projects that are looking to tackle issues relating welfare, benefits and employment

Over £5000

£10,000

Youth Fund

Projects working with young people 11 years and over

Between £1000 and £3300 

£9902

Visit 4 Together AAP priorities to see our current list of priorities. If your project addresses one of these priorities, you may be able to apply for our area budget.

4 Together AAP funds

As well as the funds listed above we're also able to provide funding from the funds listed below. 

If you're interested in applying for any AAP funding, contact us for more information. We are able to help organisations with the application process.

Neighbourhood budget

Each county councillor has a budget of £19,400 that they can allocate to projects in the local community. County Councillors also have funding is for projects linked to the 'Towns and Villages' agenda.

You have to apply for funding.

How to apply

If you have a project idea you will need to discuss this with and get the support of your local County Councillor before an application can be considered.

See Your Councillors for a list of  councillor contact details and information on the local projects they have supported with their Neighbourhood Budget.

Fun and Food

Funding is available to support schemes that offer enriching activities and meals to children and young people during school holidays.  For further information please contact us.

Other sources of funding

If you are looking for funding for your community group - including sports clubs, local charities, school fundraising groups and credit unions - sign up to our free, easy to use, community funding website to:

  • search for funding schemes available for your group
  • apply for funding
  • get advice on producing your funding application

Login or sign up to our Durham 4 Community website to search for funding available.

Contact us
Area Action Partnership - 4 Together Partnership
03000 267 210
Our address is:
  • 3-5 Haig Terrace
  • Dean Bank
  • Ferryhill
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DL17 8NR