The Commissioner has responsibility for a number of important grants and funds that work to improve community safety on Merseyside.

Community groups, voluntary organisations and social enterprises are invited to bid for a slice of these funds to help make Merseyside an even better place to work, live and visit.

Please find out more about these grants below:

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Youth Diversion Fund

The Commissioner has now launched her summer Youth Diversion Fund. This offers community organisations, charities and groups the chance to apply for a one-off cash boost for grassroots initiatives offering safe and engaging activities for young people.
Find out more and apply
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Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence funding opportunity

Charities which support survivors of domestic abuse and sexual violence are being invited to submit bids for vital funding by the region’s Police Commissioner.
Find out more and apply
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Crime and Disorder Reduction Grants

Crime and disorder reduction grants are used to provide funding to organisation which help to tackle these issues in Merseyside.
Find out more and apply
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Crime Prevention Fund

The Commissioner's Crime Prevention Fund gives organisations, charities and social enterprises the opportunity to bid for up to £25,000 to help prevent crime and protect their communities.
Find out more and apply