Family Fund Using Your Grant

Together we have helped over 20,000 families.

Sensory toys and equipment can create a calm and motivational environment for your child or young person to develop.

Family Fund provides grants towards sensory toys and equipment through Learning Space. Learning SPACE offer a wide range of toys and equipment to meet a child or young person’s developmental needs, and their team of specialist advisers are on hand to support you every step of the way.

Each family generally receives between £50 and £600 to spend. If you feel you know of any child who would benefit from a sensory equipment grant please share this information. Our team of specialist advisors are on hand to support families every step of the way!

How to use your grant

You can order your sensory toys and equipment over the phone or online as below. You dont need any codes or special passwords.

 how to place a family fund order


Ordering your sensory toys/specialist toy equipment:

Explore, or Learning SPACE can produce a ‘Wishlist’, which can be posted or emailed to you.

  • For online ordering simply sign in with your email address and a one time code will be emailed to you to use as your password. Your grant value is added to your e-wallet.
  • For phone orders call Learning SPACE on 028 9031 9360. The specially trained staff will discuss your needs and recommend suitable products from a wide range.
  • For support, call Learning SPACE on 028 9031 9360 or email them at
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Frequently asked questions

Is there a time limit that I have to use the grant?

Your award needs to be spent within six months. Any unused grant after this time will be returned to Family Fund.

What if I don’t have access to a computer, how can I see what they can offer?

You can telephone Learning SPACE on 028 9031 9360 and they will post out a brochure or Wish List.

What if my order comes to more than my grant value?

You can pay the extra yourself by credit or debit card at the time of ordering.

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Lost your grant award letter?

If you have lost your award letter please click on Lost Letter below to request a copy of your award letter. Alternatively, you can call 01904 550055 to speak to a member of our staff.