Cystic Fibrosis Trust
The Cystic Fibrosis Trust provides financial support to children and adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
Edward W Joseph Cystic Fibrosis Home Care Programme - to allow people with Cystic Fibrosis to be at home safely with appropriate care through one off grants of £500.
Emergency Grants - £150 grants to help people of any age with Cystic Fibrosis with an immediate need. This includes the replacement of white goods and emergency household repairs.
Transplant Grants - of £250 to help with the costs associated with attending a transplant assessment and having a transplant.
Health and Wellbeing Grants- of up to £350 to fund goods and services to improve health and wellbeing of someone with Cystic Fibrosis.
Holiday and Break Grants - of up to £300 to fund holidays, breaks, rips of days out for those who are unable to afford a break.
Home Care Grants - up to £500 for times of acute illness or personal crisis.
Prescription Pre-Payment Certificate Grants - one off grants to fund the cost of a pre-payment certificate of prescriptions.
Funeral Grants - of £750 to help towards funeral costs.
Applications for these grants can be downloaded from the website. Support will be required from a suitable professional.
The Trust also administers The Joseph Levy Education Fund - to help young adults over 18 years develop their careers in further and higher education. It may help towards tuition fees, living expenses, examination fees or other costs that help the young person with their career.
Applications are assessed twice a year.