Grants for individuals

Flexible Response Fund

Time-limited financial assistance and support for women on low income who are struggling to make ends meet or trying to overcome financial problems.


Grants for organisations


Women First Fund

Funding for women-led and/or women focused third sector organisations and services who are delivering projects locally.


Women First Policy Support

Funding to amplify policy issues and solutions to gender poverty that improve economic outcomes for women, and where the policy work has the potential for practical application.

Our funding will seek to address the following needs: 

  • A sense of financial well-being
  • An ability to cope with adversity
  • An ability to manage finances including debt
  • An ability to cope with unexpected expenditure/crises
  • Access to appropriate jobs, skills and education 
  • Building confidence and self-esteem
  • Access to affordable childcare