Issue details

Funding of Information, Advice and Guidance services within the voluntary sector

The Cabinet Member approved the award of specific grants to Voluntary and Community Sector organisations for the continued funding of services relating to the Peterborough Community Assistance Scheme from the date this decision becomes effective up to 31 March 2020 as outlined in section 4.6 and below:



Amount requested

Kingsgate Community Church

£105,000 (£80,000 grant for management and operations of CareZone and foodbanks & £25,000 to supply white goods)

Rainbow Savers Credit Union





Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/12/2016

Decision due: July 2019 by Cabinet Member for Finance

Lead member: Councillor David Seaton, Cabinet Member for Finance

Lead director: Corporate Director People and Communities

Department: People and Communities

Contact: Ian Phillips, Head of Communities and Partnerships Integration 01733 863849, Email: Email: Tel: 01733 863849.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment & Resources



  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.