On 19th May the DfE announced a £37 million support package for children with complex needs.
• £10 million of this is to be directed at supporting families during the coronavirus pandemic.
• The money will help low-income families with seriously ill or disabled children with the cost of equipment, goods or services - from washing machines to sensory and educational equipment.
• The grants are typically worth £400 to £500 per family.
• Families can find out more and apply directly for grants from: