Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Family Fund

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
4 Alpha Court, Monks Cross Drive, York, North Yorkshire YO32 9WN
Telephone number:
01904 550055
Email address:
Service description:
Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people.

Family Fund provide grants for a wide range of items, such as washing machines, sensory toys, family breaks, bedding, tablets, furniture, outdoor play equipment, clothing and computers.

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.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 17 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Diagnosis
  • Health
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
04/10/2017

​Is this information incorrect?

If you are the provider of this service and your details are incorrect, please let us know by completing our online form.

If you need to register your service please fill out our online registration form.
The Local Offer Northamptonshire

The Local Offer Northamptonshire

about 15 minutes ago

DISC Have a Go day on Sunday 27th May from 1 to 5 . No need to book, bring your swimming kit.

DISC Have a Go day on Sunday 27th May from 1 to 5 . No need to book, bring your swimming kit.
View on Facebook

iDID's new climbing group is on this Sunday and every Sunday 10-12am, at a cost of £15 per session. http://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilserv...

iDID's new climbing group is on this Sunday and every Sunday 10-12am, at a cost of £15 per session.  

http://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilserv...
View on Facebook

Photos from The Local Offer Northamptonshire's post

Good news from the Short Breaks meeting this morning: "...we are pleased to announce that we will be continuing to work with NHFT and a new contract ...

Good news from the Short Breaks meeting this morning:
View on Facebook
23/02/2018 09:41
This is a copy of the article in SNIX Spring edition about support for siblings of children with special educational needs and disabilities.
20/10/2017 13:15
Local Offer annual audit and updates to the database
29/06/2017 07:38
A short report of the latest Summer Sendsation
20/03/2017 13:21
some of the events we have been to and are planning for 2017, including 2020 and Summer Sendsation