Innovation Grant

Innovation Grant

We would like to invite you to take part in an expression of interest opportunity for the creation of a Shaw Trust Live Well Kent & Medway Approved Provider Framework for Spot Purchase innovations for the current Live Well Kent & Medway contract which expires on 31 March 2023.

The Live Well Kent & Medway service is person centred, holistic and non-stigmatising.  It has a strengths-based approach, focusing on assets, independence, recovery and social inclusion with no wrong door. The service is community focused, built on the principles of community development and community capacity. There is an emphasis on prevention and improving wellbeing and services should deliver interventions that have an evidence-based approach demonstrating good practice.


The Live Well Kent & Medway service are looking to create an Approved Provider Framework for Spot Purchase innovations which meet the specification for Young People (17 to 24) and LGBTQIA+ clients.

For the full information including what we are looking for, timelines, scoring criteria etc please click here to view the Specification

To submit an application please complete all parts of the Expression of Interest Form and return it to

If you have any queries please email

Please be advised that the deadline for responses is 5pm, Tuesday 1st November 2022.


We look forward to seeing what you have to offer!