Funding for Projects that Work with Disabled Children and their Families

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 15:48

Funding for Projects that Work with Disabled Children and their Families

Through the True Colours Trust UK Small Grants Programme, charities and projects with a charitable purpose can apply for funding that work with:

  • disabled children and young people;
  • children and young people with life-limiting conditions;
  • and their families.

Grants of up to £10,000 are usually available for hydrotherapy pools; multi-sensory rooms; young carers projects; sibling projects; and bereavement support; specialised play equipment / access to play and leisure; and family support / parent-led peer support, etc.

Other projects supported in the past include:

  • Friends of Sherwood Park who received a grant of £5,000 towards the creation of the multi-sensory outdoor environment.
  • Roddensvale Parents & Friends Association who received a grant of £5,000 towards the costs of refurbishing its sensory room.
  • Conquest Centre for Disabled riders received a grant of £5,000 towards horse-based activity sessions for disabled children and Young People.

Applications can be submitted at any time.

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