Our charity Foundations Independent Living Trust delivers fast, responsive funding solutions to cover works to a variety of problems around the home.
What does your client’s home need? Here you can see where FILT can possibly help and which of their funders are used for each service. Please note that this list is not exhaustive, email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out if the work you had in mind is eligible for any of the grants.
|What does your client’s home need?…||Possible help from FILT…|
|Additional heating supply or repairs e.g. bathroom heater||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Boiler repair / replacement||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Boiler servicing||Gas Safe Charity|
|Central heating (e.g. boiler and up to 5 radiators)||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Draught-proofing of existing doors and windows||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|ECO – where a client contribution is required and client cannot pay||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Electrical Safety Works
||Electrical Safety First|
|Gas boiler repairs||Gas Safe Charity, npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Gas safety works
||Gas Safe Charity|
|Gas servicing||Gas Safe Charity|
|Hot water cylinder and cylinder jacket||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Immersion heater repair / replacement||Electrical Safety First, npower Health Through Warmth|
|Other warm homes work||Warm at Home, British Gas Energy Trust|
|Storage heaters||npower Health Through Warmth, Warm at Home|
|Water heater – electric (repair or replace)||Electrical Safety First|
|Water heater – gas (repair or replace)||Gas Safe Charity|
Why use FILT?
- range of funds geared to HIAs and their clients for a variety of different needs
- simple application processes with 58% of applications processed within 24 hours
- funds totalling £926,000+ available via HIAs in 2015-16
- more than 90 HIAs already work with FILT
- our new online application system will make referrals and decisions even quicker
Other sources of funding
Financial assistance and other forms of support are often available from grant-giving charities, depending on your clients' particular background and circumstances. Turn2Us Grants Search database contains information on over 3,000 charitable funds offering welfare and educational grants, as well as other support and services.