The Variety Club supports disadvantaged and disabled children and young people up to 19 years old who live in the UK.
It provides funding towards wheelchairs (electric, manual and sports) and other specialist equipment to improve the daily lives of children with special needs or/and disability.
This may include sensory play equipment, life saving monitors, and specially adapted car seats.
Further details of their grant criteria and an application form can be downloaded from their website. A therapist report and financial details are required.
Grants are usually from £100 to £6,000.
Applications may also be made by not for profit organisations and groups supporting children up to 18 years for their famous Sunshine minibuses, medical equipment and children's playgrounds.