Funding, discounts & freebies!

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  • Funding

Frederick Andrew Convalescent Trust (FACT)

Grants for women to enable them to take a convalescent break or domestic help in the home or therapy to aid recovery

 

  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Freebies

Freebie - eMagazines and eBooks

Free emagazines from Midlothian libraries. Download Hello!, Homes and Gardens, New Scientist etc to read when it suits you.

  • Carers
  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Funding

Glasspool Charity Trust

Small, one-off grants to individuals and families in need of financial support for everyday items to help them set up or remain in their home or improve their health and well-being.

  • Low support needs
  • Carers
  • Learning disability
  • Older Adults
  • Children
  • Adults
  • Funding

Grocery Aid

Up to £300 for a respite break for carers who have over 10 years experience working in the Grocery Industry

  • Physical disability
  • Mental Health
  • Carers
  • Learning disability
  • Dementia
  • Autism
  • Children
  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Funding

Henry Smith Charity

Funding for holidays for groups of children (0-13) experiencing disadvantage or who have a disability.

  • Physical disability
  • Learning disability
  • Children
  • Discounts

Holiday (Discount) - carerSmart

Discounts on package holidays with carerSmart

  • Carers
  • Children
  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Freebies

Holiday (Freebie) - Alice's Escapes

Free caravan holidays for families with seriously and terminally ill children under eighteen years of age.

  • Physical disability
  • Carers
  • Children
  • Discounts

Holidays (Discount) - Care for the Family

Discounted holidays for single parent families

  • Carers
  • Children
  • Discounts

Holidays (Discount) - Jubilee Sailing Trust Tall Ships

Discounted holidays in tall ships designed to enable people of all physical abilities to sail.

  • Physical disability
  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Discounts

Holidays (Discount) - Kings camps

Discounted places for children with ‘difficult or disadvantaged family circumstances’

  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - Camp Quality

Free adventure holidays for ‘children (5-17) with potential life-limiting illnesses’

  • Physical disability
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - Happy Days

Free holidays, residential trips and days out for children (3-17yr) with ‘learning difficulties, physical or mental disabilities and with acute, chronic or life limiting illnesses’.

  • Physical disability
  • Mental Health
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - Hopscotch

Free holiday for groups of children with learning difficulties in the Scottish Highlands

  • Learning disability
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - National holiday fund for sick and disabled children

Free holiday to Orlando for ‘severely ill or disabled children whose need for medical care prevents them going far from home’

  • Physical disability
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - Newman Holiday Trust

Free summer holidays for children (5-16yr) with physical or learning disabilities

  • Physical disability
  • Mental Health
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays (Freebie) - Over the Wall

Free holidays for children with life limiting illnesses in Fife and Perth

  • Physical disability
  • Learning disability
  • Children
  • Freebies

Holidays - Stepping Out Breaks - Care 4 Carers

Free weekend residential break in Linlithgow for up to 25 Carers

  • Carers
  • Adults
  • Older Adults
  • Funding

Independence at home

Grants for holidays for people with neurological conditions

  • Physical disability
  • Older Adults
  • Children
  • Adults
  • Funding

Independent Living Fund (ILF) Scotland

The new ILF Scotland Transition Fund provides grants of up to £7,500 to enable 16 to  year 21 old’s living with a disability to improve their lives and be more independent.

  • Physical disability
  • Mental Health
  • Learning disability
  • Dementia
  • Autism
  • Children
  • Adults
  • Funding

Lanfine Respite Breaks

Up to £1,000 for carers of people using Lanfine services with progressive neurological conditions.
  • Physical disability
  • Carers
  • Adults
  • Older Adults

All information on this site is provided to the best of our knowledge but please call the organisation involved for more details.

VOCAL Midlothian Carers Centre, 30/1 Hardengreen Estate, Dalhousie Road, Dalkeith, EH22 3NX. Telephone 0131 663 6869. E Email – midlothian@vocal.org.uk  Scottish Charity: SC020755 Company registration: SC183050. Accessibility | Copyright & image credits | Privacy statement | Complaints policy | Disclaimer