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On this page you will find documents relating to the Ageing Better Fund whether you are new to the fund or have been successful in applying.  Have a look below, and if you can't find what you are looking for, contact an Ageing Better Hub.

 

Applicants' Guidance

The below guide is designed to assist applicants in applying to the Ageing Better Fund. It includes the application process, information about the fund, payments, support for each question on the application form as well as contact details.  

Guidance for Applicants

 

Application form

You can fill out the application form in a format that works best for you. Before you apply, make sure you read the Guidance for Applicants document and speak to a Network Enabler at an Ageing Better Hub. 

Application Form - Excel 

Application Form - Word

Application Form - Handwriting - large print version for filling in the form by hand.

Application Form - For previously successful applicants - if your group has previously been successful in gaining support from the Ageing Better Fund.

 

Information around buying items for activities in Birmingham

If the fund has written to you and agreed to reimburse expenses for your group, you will need to complete our Expenses Claim Form:

Expenses Claim Form

If you are asking the fund to buy items that can be used again and again, you need to complete and send to us the below Terms & Conditions:

Asset Loan Terms & Conditions

The below document is a list of businesses that have been used by Ageing Better Groups before. You may find it useful to find suppliers for your activity.

Preferred Suppliers List

 

Promotion

The below A5 sized leaflet is used to promote the Ageing Better Fund. Feel free to print this off if you want to share it with people in Birmingham.  

Ageing Better Fund A5 flyer

Ageing Better in Birmingham Logo

Big Lottery Logo

 

Policies and Processes

The below document is an explanation for how items purchased through the Ageing Better Fund will be managed. We refer to items that can be used again as 'assets'.

Asset Management Process

This process outlines how applicants can be reimbursed for costs related to their activity.

Claiming Expenses Process

If you have any concerns or complaints relating to the Ageing Better Fund please follow this policy.

Complaints & Concerns Policy