Aims/priorities: The True Colours Trust aims to focus on the major barriers and challenges expressed by families, children and young people in the UK with complex disabilities and/or life limiting and life-threatening conditions.
The Trust seeks to bring about better lives for children and their families through a broad mix of research, advocacy, service delivery and innovation. The Small Grants programme is currently focusing on supporting smaller local organisations that work with disabled children and their families on a daily basis within the UK.
The Trustees are particularly keen to support the following:
Hydrotherapy pools Multi-sensory rooms
Minibuses Sibling projects
Specialised play equipment
Access to play and leisure
Parent-led peer support
Who can apply?
Registered charities and organisations with charitable status that support disabled children up to 26 years of age, and their families can apply
Grant amount: Grants of up to £10,000 are available, usually for one-off purposes, for projects or core costs.
Application process: There is an online application form
Deadline: Applications can be submitted at any time and are considered quarterly
Contact information: Tel: 0207 410 0330 Email: [email protected]