Rapid Effective Assistance for Children with Potentially Terminal Illness (REACT)

Type of service:
Finance And Funding
Address:
St. Luke’s House, 270 Sandycombe Road, Richmond, London TW9 3NP
Telephone number:
020 8940 2575
Email address:
Service description:

REACT works to improve the quality-of-life for children with life-limiting illnesses who are living in financially disadvantaged households. REACT can help with needs such as:

  • Specialist or medical equipment 
  • Educational equipment 
  • Domestic equipment (household items) 
  • Hospital expenses (such as travel and food)
  • Funeral and memorial expenses

Each application must be sponsored (endorsed) by a qualified medical or healthcare professional. Registered charity no. 802440.

Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 18 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Diagnosis
  • Health
Referral route:
  • Professional referral
Last updated on:
28/08/2019