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SSCR Round One

Crookes Community Booklet
Targets most vulnerable residents – elderly, socially isolated.
Connects residents with groups, activities and sources of support. Local information booklet will include fire prevention and fire risk messages
Designing for Safety, Designing for Life
Installation of sprinkler system at a residential centre for vulnerable adults with learning and physical disabilities in Rotherham.
East Wing Project
Project targets former homeless, vulnerable high-risk people with complex needs who SYFR need to engage with to prevent fire risk when they move into their own tenancies.
Fakes Cause Fires
SY wide campaign delivered over 2 years by Trading Standards, Public Health & Community Safety teams within each Local Authority area, highlighting the increased fire risk from counterfeit electrical goods and cigarettes.
South Yorkshire£45,000
Family Engagement Programme – Healthier Lifestyles A 2 year programme to support vulnerable families, targeting pupils at risk of permanent exclusion, and of getting involved in crime & anti-social behaviour in one of the most deprived areas of Doncaster.Doncaster£4,925
Fire Detection, Alarm Systems & Evacuation Routes
Provision of deaf guard alarm specialist units
Home Safety for the Under Fives and their Families
Provision of a range of child and family safety assessment and support to vulnerable households. Targets hard to reach groups including residents from a Roma background and other EU families, who often live in poor quality, overcrowded housing at greater risk of fire.
No Smoke Without Fire
Fire safety training sessions and accessible multi –media information to 1500 people with learning disability and/or autism.
SY wide project working through advocacy networks.
South Yorkshire£58,450
Preventative & Predictive Modelling of Community Fire Risk Behaviours
Pilot project for risk-modelling in a selected high-risk community.
The data handling application will assist SYFR to improve identification of at risk communities; predict the outcomes of interventions in a community; optimise use of resources.
South Yorkshire£54,808
Prince’s Trust XL Club
Personal Development & employability skills for students at risk of under-achievement or exclusion.
The aim is to improve student behaviour, attendance & attainment and reduce the risk of students becoming involved in anti-social behaviour.
Raising Awareness of Fire Safety Through Play
Delivery of interactive fire safety days with families from Roma, Slovak Yemini & Somali. Hard to reach groups at higher risk of fire in the home. Currently have 50 children & parents using the facility.
Retro-Fitting Sprinklers in Sheltered Schemes
Fitting of sprinkler systems in sheltered accommodation scheme. Average age of tenants is 75 years with health and mobility problems increasing vulnerability & risk of Fire.
Re-Development of Exhibitions
Part of the re-development of the existing museum to refurbish the exhibition areas.
South Yorkshire£19,949
Safe & Secure – Working Together
Target hardening for victims and witnesses identified as at risk of harm. SYFR will be part of the risk assessment and will be able to fit smoke alarms in properties at higher risk of deliberate fires.
Sleeping Safely
Project provides a room thermometer with 3 safety messages that promote: smoke free homes, sleep safe & safety in the home.
South Yorkshire Starting Out Safely
Early years road and home safety education, research and resource development, including information in accessible formats for diverse communities
South Yorkshire£20,000
The Hood
Support for a new boxing/sports club on the Manor Estate Sheffield. SSCR funding will enable the gym to develop and work with more disadvantaged young people.
The project works with young people who are at risk of getting involved in anti-social behaviour because of a lack of positive activities and role models.
Widening Horizons
Structured day care programme providing support for vulnerable people at high risk of harm to themselves and others because of substance misuse.
The project will develop & deliver training sessions on fire and personal safety at Lifewise

This content was last updated on July 30th, 2018