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  • Family Fund (essential items for families on low incomes)

    Created: 21/11/2022, Updated: 25/01/2023
    News/Events Category: Funding and Finance

    Family Fund provides families raising a disabled, or seriously ill, child on low incomes with wide-ranging grants for essential items. Whether you need a kitchen appliance, like a fridge, cooker or washing machine, clothing and bedding, sensory or play equipment or technology for your child or a much-needed family break, we are here to help.

    You can apply for any items that will help meet your child’s additional support needs.

    Who can apply

    Family Fund focuses on supporting families on a low income. You are likely to be eligible for a grant if your family's main carer receives one of the following: 

    • Universal Credit 
    • Child Tax Credit 
    • Working Tax Credit 
    • Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance 
    • Income Related Employment Support Allowance 
    • Income Support 
    • Housing Benefit 
    • Pension Credit 

    How to apply

    Visit the Fund's website to apply.

    When to apply

    Apply at any time.

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