Making Changes, North West Ipswich BLT

NWI BLT will provide over a million pounds worth of funding, which will be available over a period of 10+ years. Local residents are the decision makers on how the lottery funding is used based upon resident consultation.

For Local People by Local People living or working in Whitton, Whitehouse & Castle Hill who want to bring real improvements to the community and to the lives of people living in it.

Local Residents

We're a group of Whitton, Whitehouse and Castle Hill residents supported by a team of advisers.

Meet the Team

Local Investment

We have £1 million to invest in building, supporting and growing the community of North West Ipswich.

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Building Community

NW Ipswich is lacking in activities, training and opportunities. We want to change that.

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Latest Posts

Friday Friends Cafe

Friday Friends Cafe is a friendly community cafe for people living with dementia and their carers within NW Ipswich (Whitton, Whitehouse & Castle Hill) and a great example of NW Ipswich BLT working in partnership with ActivLives. The cafe is held each week, 10.30 -2pm at Whitehouse Baptist Church, Waterford Road, IP1 5NW. Details of […]

Community Hubs Research Project

Extended time period to apply: The NWIBLT have extended the closing date to apply for the “Community Hubs” research project. The North West Ipswich Big Local Trust Partnership would like to commission research on “Community Hubs” in the area with a view to developing a two year strategy and action plan for the Partnership to […]

Al’s Café vacancy

***Local job vacancy*** Al’s cafe in Meredith Road are looking for someone to join their team. Over 4 days per week. Includes weekends Must be flexible. Apply within  

Grants update

Following a review of our grant funding system we are pleased to announce a new, simpler Grants application process Previously we had grants available for up to £10k which would open twice a year plus Community Chest funding for amounts up to £500. We now have one generic funding application – focusing on integrated support and working with […]