Specific Needs


Specific Needs:

Our grants for specific needs are very modest. We always advise that you also seek additional funding.

  • We can contribute towards essential household furniture, including white goods
  • We can only help with essential repairs that relate to safety, security and/or independent living in your home
  • We can help with the purchase of essential clothing
  • We can assist with costs for respite care
  • We can assist with residential and nursing home fees in certain circumstances
  • We cannot cover private medical fees, including prescription charges
  • We cannot cover vet bills or pet insurance
  • We cannot clear debts, including mortgage repayments and/or utility bills
  • We cannot help towards purchase of electronic equipment, including personal computers, laptops or stereos