Funding  2021-23
Already Approved

Preventative work for the most disadvantaged 0-3 year olds.

Early Years Education

The Sutton Trust will research  the eligibility criteria for early years’ education and potential changes to this criteria, to address the growing attainment gap for disadvantaged children. 

Prevention of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The Trust is funding National FASD to develop both strategy and delivery of a programme for the prevention of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), with a target audience of 15-25 year olds.

Maintaining the link between women in prison and their children

The Trust is funding Prison Advice and Care Trust to trial the implementation of a key finding in the 2019 Farmer report: The Importance of Strengthening Female Offenders’ Family and other Relationships to Prevent Reoffending and Reduce Intergenerational Crime.

Breaking Down Barriers: understanding genetics together

Breaking Down Barriers

We are the main funder for Breaking Down Barriers (BDB) which supports a consortium of charities so that they can effectively reach all communities at risk of genetic conditions.

Work at planning stage

  • Support the Institute of Health Visiting to strengthen, in England, health visitors’ ability to deliver a comprehensive and preventative health and development service for all children including the most disadvantaged. This work is being coordinated with that of a number of other Trusts and Foundations,
  • Sharing best practice across organisations working with teenage parents and their children.
  • Continuing to work with Cued Speech UK to give all families of children born deaf or hard of hearing, access to early information about the value of cueing to enable complete access to language and literacy in English (or another home language) .