Making an Impact

5.5 million people in the UK live in former coal mining towns and villages. We have a track record of delivering targeted programmes that have helped many thousands of people secure a job, increase their skills and take part in activities that have improved their health.

Over 25,000 people supported into work

people supported into work

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Over 1.3m people have improved skills

have improved skills

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Over 225,000 people have improved health

people have taken part in health and wellbeing activities

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Latest news

  • ALLISON CARR GEARS UP FOR WORK WITH THE COALFIELDS

    The Coalfields Regeneration Trust, the only organisation dedicated to supporting former mining towns and villages, has announced the appointment of Allison Carr as its first Programme Support Officer. Read more

Events

  • West Cumbria Funding Event

    Speak directly to funders; access essential funding information, advice and support; network with other local organisations. This event is aimed at local voluntary and community groups, especially those new to the funding arena in West Cumbria. Please book to attend one of these two sessions: 10am – 12noon Registration from 9.45am 1pm – 3pm Registration from 12.45pm Read more

  • Wigan Meet the Funders Event

    We will be attending this event and hope to engage with lots of residents from coalfield communities that are looking at ways in which they can fund their projects and initiatives that meet with one of our three priorities for action; employment, skills and health. Read more