Perinatal

Third Sector Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Fund – June 17

The Third Sector Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Fund opens on Tuesday May 5.

Mums, dads and families at risk of poor mental health during pregnancy and the early years will be able to access enhanced peer support, parenting support and perinatal counselling services, with new annual funding of up to £1 million.

The Perinatal and Infant Mental Health fund will provide crucial help by supporting third sector organisations to deliver key services and address gaps in provision.

Inspiring Scotland will run the fund  and will work with the Scottish Government to achieve the goals of the Perinatal and Infant Mental Health Programme Board.

The fund will run for three years, from August 2020 – March 2023.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday June 17.

Further information can be found at the following sites: https://news.gov.scot/news/support-for-perinatal-mental-health