Florence Nightingale Aid in Sickness Trust

How We Can Help


Currently we are considering all requests for funding for people of all ages who are sick, in poor health or disabled and require medical items and services to improve their quality of life.

Grants Considered : -


  • Medical aids such as Nebulisers and Tens machines
  • Riser/recliner chairs
  • Manual and Electric wheelchairs
  • Standing Wheelchairs
  • Specialist buggies and push chairs
  • Car seats
  • Car harness
  • Wheelchair Power Packs
  • Therapeutic Exercise Machines
  • Scooters under very special circumstances
  • Orthopaedic mattresses
  • Washing machines
  • Tumble dryers
  • Mobile hoists
  • Sensory equipment
  • Communication aids
  • Specialist software
  • Computers
  • Reading Aids
  • Magnifiers
  • Refrigerators for essential drug storage
  • Secure drug cabinets
  • Convalescent and Respite breaks
  • Specialist mobile phones
  • Telephone installation

Grants not considered : -


  • Adaptations to the home and garden
  • Car purchase
  • Car repairs
  • Car adaptations
  • Holidays
  • Carer’s breaks
  • Nursing home fees
  • Financial assistance
  • Debts
  • Household bills
  • General clothing
  • General house furnishings
  • Stairlifts