The League of Helping Hand

Grants of between £50 and £250 are available from The League of Helping Hand to support people who are in financial hardship due to a physical disability, mental health problem, learning disability or be caring for an adult or child who is disabled, elderly or ill. Applications are considered every three weeks. For more information phone 01444 236099.

Exmouth Welfare Trust

Exmouth Welfare Trust has one off grants for people in need who live in the urban district of Exmouth who are in poverty, convalescent, infirm or disabled. Food, clothing, medical care, equipment, cookers and travel to and from hospital may be funded. For more information phone 01395 264731.

Budleigh Salterton Nursing Association

Budleigh Salterton Nursing Association has grants of up to £500 available for people in need who live in Budleigh Salterton who are sick, convalescent, disabled or infirm. These are one off grants for medical items, services and facilities. For more information phone 01395 442304.

The Elizabeth Finn Trust

Funding is available from the Elizabeth Finn Trust for people from the UK who can no longer earn a living due to physical or mental problems, loss of work and family breakdown, or those struggling on a low income in retirement. You must have less than £4,000 in savings and lack enough household income. Applicants will be means tested. For more information phone 020 8834 9200.