Application Form for Grant Assistance. Please provide the following information to enable the Trustees to consider the eligibility for a grant.
1 Guidance Notes
2 The Applicant
3 The Grant
4 Other Information
5 Supporting Documents
6 Confirmation

    • The Constitution of the Rycroft Children’s Fund states that its purpose is to give relief to children and young persons who are in conditions of need hardship or distress and who are resident in the counties of Cheshire, Derbyshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire or Staffordshire. The Trustees of the Fund are unable to consider any application which does not fulfil those criteria.
    • In particular, the Fund is unable to fund general living expenses, educational expenses, housing cost such as rent or mortgage payments, or building repairs.
    • To establish that an applicant meets the Fund’s above criteria, applications will need to be accompanied by copies of documentation from an official agency confirming the circumstances of the applicant. Examples of such documentation include:-
      • Benefit statements
      • A letter of support from social or case workers, educational establishments, housing associations or charities.
      • A report of a consultant specialist, medical practitioner or qualified nurse, treating the applicant.