We receive the majority of referrals through Brighter Futures for Children plus we work together to strategically meet identified needs in Reading Borough.
The delivery and growth of Starting Point’s programmes are sustained through multi-year funding support such as that awarded from The Blagrave Trust
The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust support our Navigator programme within the hospital and are great advocates of the service we offer
The Thames Valley Violence Reduction Unit financially support the Navigator programme, working with 13–24 year olds who attend A&E for violence and risk taking behaviour.
Generously gives financially to the project. The Donation has helped get resources for our mentoring hub.
An exciting partnership with Anglo American’s ‘Ambassadors For Good’ programme which aims to use funding and skilled volunteering for a project working with Action Media
Berkshire Community Foundation have supported the project for over 4 years both financially and through ongoing advice and support.
Children in Need are kindly funding the Aspire Mentoring Programme and ‘Inspiring Futures’ across Reading, Swindon and Milton Keynes.
ESF awarded Starting Point a grant to mentor young people from BAME communities and women who face disadvantage.
Elevate are supporting our Action Media programme, a young person led production company.
The Longleigh Foundation have committed to financially supporting Starting Point for 3 years, enabling the project to scale up delivery.
Starting Point continues to make an impact in the lives of local young people with the support and partnership of New Life Church in Milton Keynes
The Great Place Scheme support our Action Media programme, a young person led production company.
Reading Borough Council support our Action Media programme, a young person led production company.
The Rank Foundation have generously awarded Starting Point a grant from their Covid-19 Recovery Fund
Reading Place of Culture support our Action Media programme, a young person led production company.
Reading Family Church are the co-founders of Starting Point. In addition, the church generously gifts the project and provides valuable mentors.
St Laurence Church Charities Annual Trustees’ donations continue to shape the lives of young people and enable transformation
SEGRO’s Centenary Fund gave us a grant enabling the project to reach more young people.
Starting Point are thankful to Shoosmiths making a generous donation towards our Aspire Programme in Milton Keynes.
Starting Point Swindon has been kindly supported through The Wiltshire Community Foundation Coronavirus Response & Recovery Grant.
Starting Point work closely with Thames Valley Police who regularly pass us referrals, support what we do and the services we provide.