Fully funded by the Tampon Tax Community Fund through the Cornwall Community Foundation - the project provides support for women between 18 and 28 weeks pregnant at the start of the project and who have experienced an abusive relationship in the past. The support is focused both on mothers to be, and subsequently on mother and child together. More information is available here pdf CLEAR Beginning Together (1.62 MB)
Sept 2020 Update: Because of the restrictions associated with the Covid-19 pandemic the start of this project has been delayed until early 2021.
Fully funded by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust - the project provides support for Armed Forces and Veteran's families, including partners, children and carers, in transitioning to and succeeding in civilian life. Helping them become more connected with each other and their local communities.
Working with Active Plus the project lead, CLEAR provides bespoke counselling or therapy where the project highlights a vulnerable individual within the family in need of such support.
More information is available here pdf Family Matters overview (174 KB)
Ministry of Justice
The Ministry of Justice supports CLEAR through their Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Fund for three years (from April 2019 to March 2022) to support survivors of rape and sexual abuse, both men and women. CLEAR gives a particular focus on historic abuse. The funding provides support for 75 people a year for the three years.
BBC Children in Need
BBC Children in Need are supporting CLEAR for three years (November 2018 to October 2021) to provide therapy for children. CLEAR are focussing support on children under five as there is no other funded provision for this group.
Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner - Devon and Cornwall
CLEAR receives an annual grant from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner Devon and Cornwall to support the victims of reported domestic abuse and sexual violence.
Who Dares Works
CLEAR is a specialist support partner for Who Dares Works, helping people who have experienced abuse, violence and other traumatic events, the impact of which is preventing people from moving forwards into jobs, training and education, and job-search. We provide support through EMDR therapy, trauma-focused CBT, person-centred counselling and adult pyscho-education.
Led and managed by Active Plus, Who Dares Works is supported with investment from the National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund. Originally planned for the period from April 2017 to December 2019 the project has recently been promised further funding until December 2021.
Positive People Cornwall
CLEAR provides specialiast support for people who have experienced abuse, violence and other traumatic events, the impact of which is preventing people from moving forwards into jobs, training and education, and job-search. Led and managed by Pluss, Positive People Cornwall is supported with investment from the National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund.
Spot Purchasing of Counselling and Therapy
A considerable amount of our children and young people’s therapy work is funded through direct purchasing from schools and the local authority social care teams.
Therapy and counselling for all age ranges can also be purchased directly.
Previous projects and funders have included:
Tesco Bags of Help
In 2019/20 Tesco bags of help provided support for CLEAR Ideas our co-production group made up of young people who have experienced our services
The money was part of that raised from the sale of the reusable Bag for Life is used to fund local projects across Britain
The National Lottery Community Fund
The National Lottery Community Fund is supporting CLEAR for three years (October 2016 to September 2019) through their Reaching Communities Fund to: support 300 children; provide family therapy for 45 families; and relationship and wellbeing workshops in 30 schools.
'CLEAR and Secure'
This was jointly funded by Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, Lloyds Bank Foundation, and Henry Smith Foundation to provide youth workers for young people impacted child sexual exploitation (CSA) and was part of National Working Group on CSA, evaluated by the University of Bedfordshire.