Family Fund

Health & Social Care Youth

Grants are available to help families in the UK who care for severely disabled young people up to the age of 17. To meet the Family Fund definition of severe disability, children and young people must have additional complex needs, or have a serious or life-threatening illness. There must be evidence that the child’s additional needs impact on the family’s choices and their opportunity to enjoy ordinary life.

The Fund gives awards for a wide range of activities, services and products, to enable families to enjoy everyday life.

Deadline: Continuous rolling basis

For more information and how to apply please click here.

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