How does it work?
The applicant must:
Reside within Derbyshire
Have special health, educational or social needs
Be aged between 0 – 19 years (**if over 16 years – be in full time education)
Please note that requests for retrospective grants/payments cannot be considered.
What Information is required for an application?
A completed application form.
A written support, with signature, from an appropriately qualified professional
The description of item/items required: please see below the sorts of items which can be funded and those which are ineligible
A quotation of costs (Please note that further information is sometimes requested by the Grants Committee)
What type of application does the Trust fund?
Specialist therapeutic equipment/aids
Safety equipment (e.g harnesses)
Buggies and Car Seats
Sensory toys and equipment
Early learning aids
Appropriate IT equipment for children over 8 years of age
Assistance with projects such as safe play outdoor projects and fencing
Are there exclusions?
The Trust cannot accept applications for:
Continuous or ongoing funding
Clothing, except for specialist clothing
Financial assistance with debt
The way that Applications are Processed is described here