The Hertfordshire Convalescent Trust

The Hertfordshire Convalescent Trust provides respite and convalescent breaks for people in Hertfordshire who are on a low income and have a physical or mental illness in the family.

The break needs to be for a short time, and in the UK. The Trust can't give grants for anything else.

Typical grants are in the region of £300 - £500 per family. Grants to individuals will usually be lower.

Last updated on 16 July 2019

Who is eligible?

People in the county of Hertfordshire who are on a very low income and have a physical or mental illness in the family. The Trust can only give grants to for respite and convalescent breaks.

If you have applied to this Trust in the last three years, please do not apply again.

How to apply?

Contact the Trust for an application form. Your application needs to include a letter of support by a professional, such as a health professional or social worker.

If your application is successful the payment will be made to the convalescent home to the holiday company. 

Please wait until you find out if you will get a grant before booking the break. The Trust might not be able to give you grant. 

Contact details

140 North Road
SG14 2BZ

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