top of page
How to Apply
Who can apply?
Applications can be made by parents or carers on behalf of individual children, or by non-profit making groups and organisations (e.g. schools, colleges or registered charities working with children up to, and including, the physical age of 18 years). The child must live (or the organisation must be based) within our catchment area which is usually considered to be a 15 mile radius of Farnborough.
What can I apply for?
We will consider requests for funding of specific items which will be of clear and direct benefit to the child/children. These are usually bespoke or specialist items such as Specialist Trikes, Wheelchairs, Special Needs Pushchairs, Car Seats, Mobile Hoists, Sensory Equipment. Take a look at our Case Studies page to see things we have funded in the past. Please note: For requests for iPad's, we will ask for specific supporting evidence from a professional such as the child's teacher, or healthcare worker, which outlines how it will be used and how that will specifically benefit the child.
We won't fund....
We will not consider applications for the following (list not exhaustive):
Repayment of loans
house or garden improvements or adaptations
maintenance, insurance or on-going costs
distribution to other organisations
reimbursement of funds already paid out
hire, rental costs or down payments
trips or holiday costs
medical treatment, therapy (including physio) or research
education or tuition fees
How do I apply?
Get a quotation or website link for the equipment or item in advance so that you have a clear indication of the item required and the total cost - include the exact make, model, specification etc.
Gather any other supporting documentation (e.g. recommendations from the child’s medical specialists such as occupational therapist) as we may ask to see it during our visit
Your Application will be reviewed at our next monthly review meeting.
If we cannot assist then we will inform you by email following our review meeting.
If we think we can assist we will contact you to arrange a visit (this can be face to face or via Zoom) to meet you and the child and seek any additional information.
Following our visit we will inform you of the outcome by email.
If successful, we will order and pay for the item directly with the supplier and
ask them to liaise with you for a convenient delivery date.
Have any questions?
If you would like any clarification at all, then please get in touch with us by email email@example.com or by using the contact form by clicking here:
We look forward to hearing from you!
bottom of page