Service Details

Venue Address

Address 1
Unit 4, Alpha Court
Address 2
Monks Cross Drive, Huntington
Town
York
County
North Yorkshire
Postcode
YO32 9WN

Venue Contact Details

Telephone
Minicom

More About The Organisation

About the Service

About the Organisation

Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families on low incomes raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people. Last year, we provided 89,101 grants and services worth over £33 million to families across the UK.

We believe that all families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people should have the same choices, quality of life, opportunities and aspirations as other families. Beginning with those on low incomes, and considering all conditions against our own eligibility criteria (based on the social model of disability), we aim to make a difference to outcomes for disabled or seriously ill children and young people and the lives of the families raising them across the UK.

We support this aim by providing grants for essential items such as kitchen appliances, sensory toys, family breaks, bedding, tablets/computers, furniture and clothing. It can be a struggle financially, emotionally and physically for families raising a disabled or seriously ill child, and these grants help break down many of the barriers families face, improving their quality of life and easing the additional daily pressures.

We also provide a range of programmes and services, as well as information and advice to families that apply to us, in order to help them access more of the support that may be of help to them in raising their child or young person.

Find out more at www.familyfund.org.uk, call us on 01904 550055, email us at info@familyfund.org.uk or join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

Watch our animated videos on how to apply and should I apply? for a snapshot of what we need from the application form and our criteria.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 9.30To 5.00
TuesdayFrom 9.30To 5.00
WednesdayFrom 9.30To 5.00
ThursdayFrom 9.30To 5.00
FridayFrom 9.30To 5.00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Service Details

Type Of Service
Helpline Web Site
We support the following age groups:
0-5 Years 5-11 Years 11-14 Years 14-25 Years
Who can use your service?

Families with low incomes with a seriously ill or disabled child/ren aged 17 and under