Grants for essential items are available from Family Fund, a UK-wide charity providing support to low-income families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people.
Family Fund grants are available for things like family breaks, household items, computers and tablets, furniture, clothing and more. Helpful information on the application process can be viewed in this video.
Information and Support Webinar
The charity is hosting an Information and Support Webinar on Thursday 18 February 2021, from 10am-11.30am, to answer any questions about its grants and provide more information on the support available to children, young people and their families. There will also be workshops hosted by full-service law firm Irwin Mitchell on the following topics:
- Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCPs)
- Access to benefits/financial support for families
- Financial tips for families to help with debt issues
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
To sign up for this free event, please register your place on the Family Fund website, where you can also find out more information about the charity.