Project Support Fund launched by PCSP
April 24, 2023
Lisburn & Castlereagh Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP) is pleased to announce the launch of a Project Support Programme, which is open to all constituted community groups, Neighbourhood Watch Schemes and Community Police Liaison Committees operating within Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council area.
The PCSP supports community projects addressing anti-social behaviour, crime, domestic abuse, confidence in policing, fear of crime, road safety, burglaries, business and retail crime.
Grants from £500 to £5000 will be awarded to successful groups for projects that continue up to the 23 February 2024.
Applications can be made under one of the following themes:
Objective 1 – Reducing anti-social behaviour, addressing the effects of drugs and alcohol as a contributing factor in crime and anti-social behaviour, increase reporting of Domestic Abuse incidents and provide support to the victims, increase confidence in policing;
Objective 2 – To reduce the fear of crime, especially amongst vulnerable groups including addressing hate crime, road safety, reduce burglaries, business and retail crime
Application forms and guidance notes are available online at www.lisburncastlereagh.gov.uk/pcsp or by request from Lisburn & Castlereagh PCSP Officers on mobiles 077713 45922/07771 345429. Please note that completed applications will not be accepted by email. Projects must be within the Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council area.
Completed applications must be returned in a sealed envelope endorsed `Policing and Community Safety Partnership – Project Support Programme Application 2023/24` and addressed to the PCSP Manager, Lisburn & Castlereagh Policing and Community Safety Partnership, Civic Headquarters, Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn, BT27 4RL to arrive no later than 1.00pm on Friday 26th May 2023.