Other sources of funding

If you are looking to fund other digital projects, research, or equipment, these other sources of funding may be suitable. 

Funding for research projects

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is funding social care providers to research and evaluate the use of technology in social care through their Acceleration Award.

Up to £200,000 is available for comprehensive research proposals. Apply by 26 July 2023. 

Funding to improve your internet connection

Care providers in rural areas can apply for funding to improve their broadband connection from the Government through the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme.

Find out more about improving your internet connection

Funding for other digital projects and equipment

You may be able to find funding for other projects and equipment through local grant providers such as: 

Grace Cares – one off support grants for care workers and older people in need, which could be used to fund basic technology equipment