Housing Finance Agency invites applications for Social Investment Fund

The Housing Finance Agency is inviting applications from customers for its Social Investment Fund, which has up to €250,000 available to support local projects that complement housing schemes and nurture community development.

Local Authorities, certified Approved Housing Bodies and Higher Education Institutions that apply for funding this year can seek up to €30,000 towards an individual initiative.

Previous recipients include:

  • FOLD Housing, which applied for funding for a sensory garden for people with dementia and older with a need for care services;
  • Túath Housing, which received funding towards the provision of an Older Persons In-House Scheme Manager;
  • Co-Operative Housing Ireland, which used its funding from the HFA to roll-out mental health workshops and produce a Mental Health and Wellbeing Toolkit.

To apply, send your completed application form to sifapplications@hfa.ie by 3 February 2023.