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

Children Today Charitable Trust

Type of service:
Finance And Funding
Address:
17B Telford Court, Chestergates Business Park, Chester, Cheshire CH1 6LT
Telephone number:
01244 335622
Email address:
Service description:
Children Today helps children and young people with disabilities (up to the age of 25) by providing grants for specialised equipment, such as:

   •  Electric wheelchairs and wheelchair power-packs
   •  Walking aids
   •  Adapted trikes
   •  Adapted car seats
   •  Lifting aids / hoists to enable movement
   •  Posturepedic sleep equipment / weighted blankets
   •  Sensory equipment (including bubble tubes)
   •  Specialist seating (including P Pod support systems)

Applications must be for specialised pieces of equipment for individual children (not groups or schools), and must be made by the individual in question or their parent / legal guardian. Registered charity no. 1137436.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 25 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • Receipt of benefits
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
05/10/2018

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