The Community Development and Health Network (CDHN) is Northern Ireland’s leading organisation working to empower communities and tackle health inequalities using community development.

Building the Community-Pharmacy Partnership


Bringing pharmacy and community together to tackle health inequalities

The Building the Community-Pharmacy Partnership (BCPP) is a partnership between the Community Development and Health Network (CDHN) and the Health and Social Care Board with strategic direction offered by a multi-agency Steering Group.

The programme aims to promote and support local communities to work in partnership with community pharmacists to address local health and social wellbeing needs using a community development approach.

The programme works towards:

  • Increasing local people's skills, encouraging community activity and self help
  • Increasing local people's understanding of health issues
  • Encouraging local people to play a role in promoting health

Funding Closing Date:

Level 1: 25 April 2019           New application packs will be available in January 2019

Level 2: 14 February 2019    New application packs will be available in December 2018

Please note, the application form and guidance notes may change in each round of funding.  Please ensure you download and complete the current application pack.  

Sign up HERE to become a FREE member of CDHN and you will be notified as soon as the new application packs become available.