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help with holiday grant
Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2007 10:54 pm
can anyone tell me if there are any grants towards holidays ..would love to take my wife who is disabled and kids away somewhere for a break but cannot afford it on our benefits..any advice would be of great use to us
col and mal
There are a number of
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2007 6:11 am
There are a number of grant making trusts around that may be able to help - I suggest you contact the Careline or find a local carers group/carers centre, who would possibly be able to help.
With most trusts you need to go through a social worker, health visitor or voluntary agency (registered as a charity).
There are a few websites
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2007 9:10 am
There are a few websites listed on our Finding help pages that might help
1) Holiday Care
Holiday and travel information for disabled and older people.
2) Holiday Homes for the Handicapped
A charity providing holiday accommodation for disabled people.
3) Disabled Access Holidays
features holiday destinations that are suitable for disabled travellers in a number of different countries.
Look under national organisations and then under general disability links
Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2007 6:55 pm
DO YOU HAVE ANY LINK WITH ARMY,NAVY,AIR FORCE, IF SO LIKE MY MOTHER YOU CAN GET HELP FROM VETERANS AGENCY OR REGIMENTS OR S.S.A.F.A
MY MOTHER GETS RESPEIT 4 WEEKS PER YEAR I AM SUPPOSED TO PAY IF I JOIN HER BUT CAN GET HELP FROM OTHERS