Community nurse projects receive £70,000 boost

Nurses leading community healthcare projects in England, Wales and Northern Ireland can apply for a share of £70,000 from a charity fund to support their work.

The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI) launched the QNI Fund for Innovation this week, offering grants of between £2,500 and £7,500 per nurse-led project.

Nurses involved in projects that successfully apply for grants will be offered the chance to take part in a one-year programme of professional development and support, in addition to the cash awards.

Additional funding is available through charity partners of the QNI for specific conditions including Alzheimer’s and MS.

nick.bostock@haymarket.com

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