Grant Funding from charities for disability equipment

Before exploring charity funding to buy disability equipment to help your independence talk to your local  authority/council to see if they will fund what you need and explore other options explained on this site like Disability Facility Grants https://www.gov.uk/disabled-facilities-grants. If you have done this explore these options. Also if looking at wheelchairs explore your NHS wheelchair services options. 

Independence at home will provide up to £500 for items like mobility equipment,wheelchairs, scooters, trikes. hey will also fund specialist disability equipment like a hoist or an adapted chair or bed. They can fund additions to your home due to disability, provide communication equipment, kitchen equipment and more   http://www.independenceathome.org.uk/ 

 Headly Trust Provide funding to get disability equipment under health and wellbeing they provide funding for practical aids to help mobility and independence for people with disabilities http://www.sfct.org.uk/Headley.html

League of Helping Hand Provide funding grants for those who face financial problems/hardship due to disability. They will fund specialty disability equipment and household items up to £250 https://www.lhh.org.uk/how-we-help

Mobility Trust provides equipment such as wheelchairs and mobility scooters following an assessment by an independent Occupational Therapist that they send to do an assessment https://mobilitytrust.org.uk/

The Elifar Foundation provide grants for specialised equipment and respite for children and adults with with any  physical or learning disability. This could be  Wheelchairs,trikes, beds, specialised chairs , communication aids, sensory equipment and more www.elifarfoundation.org.uk

The MS Health and Wellbeing grant can be used for equipment like computers to household adaptions for those with MS https://www.mssociety.org.uk/care-and-support/financial-help/apply-for-an-ms-society-grant/health-and-wellbeing-grants

The Hospital Saturday Fund provided grants for equipment like for wheelchairs, scooters, medical appliances like hearing aids or vision aids, therapeutic equipment like hoists and treatments like hydrotherapy or physiotherapy , home adaptions like ramps or stair lifts and more if you have a financial need and a disability https://www.hospitalsaturdayfund.org

Joseph Patrick Trust Grant for those with Muscular Dystrophy or a related condition to may for disability equipment like powered wheelchairs, electronic beds to adapted computers and more https://www.musculardystrophyuk.org/get-the-right-care-and-support/equipment-grants/jpt-grants/

Variety Work with disadvantaged young people up to 19 including those who are ill or have a disability and they donate equipment like wheelchairs, electronic beds, sensory equipment, frames and more

https://www.variety.org.uk/what-we-do

Florence Nightingale Aid in Trust provide grants for medical aids like Tens machines, nebulisers, specialist wheelchairs, specialist chairs, computers, communication aids, mobile hoists and much more if you have financial need are are ill or disabled. They help both adults and children http://fnaist.org.uk/how-we-can-help/

Nihal Armstrong Trust help young people up to 18 with Cerebral Palsy providing equipment to help disability http://www.nihalarmstrongtrust.org.uk/grants.html

Family Action provides grants to those who have financial need and are disadvantaged one priority group is disability and illness for funding adapted disability equipment and aids. Another grant priority area is mental health https://www.family-action.org.uk/what-we-do/grants/welfare-grants/

Lifeline for Kids provides essential disability equipment grants to children and young people up to 18, with no request to big or to small http://www.lifeline4kids.org/what-we-do/

Newlife charity provides essential disability equipment grants from wheelchairs to beds for children and young people up to age 18 https://newlifecharity.co.uk

Whizz Kids provides grants for wheelchairs both manual and other mobility equipment like trikes to children and young people before their 18th Birthday http://www.whizz-kidz.org.uk/get-our-help/equipment

Strongbones Trust provides grants for disability equipment, medical equipment, computers, short breaks you are a child or young person with a condition of the bone amounts are typically £250 https://www.strongbones.org.uk

Children Today Helps children and young people with grants for important disability equipment one example they give is a powered wheelchair for getting round university easier

https://www.childrentoday.org.uk

DTD charity help people with disabilities of all ages that need disability equipment like scooters, wheelchairs, specialist equipment like beds, AAC communication, computers and more if you have a significant disability https://dtdcharity.com

Freedom Power Chairs charity provides Mobility equipment anything from walking ticks to power chairs they also fix Mobility equipment, provide bespoke equipment and maintain equipment for those with needs http://freedompowerchairs.org.uk

Brittle Bones Association grant funding will fund essential disability equipment like manual and power wheelchairs and more for those with the condition https://brittlebone.org/support/support-grants/

Better Mobility offer the option for searching different Mobility equipment grant funding opportunities https://www.bettermobility.co.uk/charity_funding_options.php

You should also check Disability Grants https://www.disability-grants.org

 

 

 

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