Aspire Grants are available to anyone living in the UK or Ireland with a spinal cord injury.

The grants provided assist with the purchase of much needed equipment, giving those with spinal cord injuries the independence most of us take for granted.

Specialist equipment can be expensive and beyond the reach of many. And a shortfall in NHS provision of equipment, such as adequate wheelchairs, remains one of the biggest obstacles facing people with Spinal Cord Injury. Aspire is campaigning to end this shortfall but, in the meantime, Aspire Grants is our response to the problem. Through our Grants we have helped hundreds of people get the equipment they so desperately needed, from assistive computer technology to powered wheelchairs, power assisted wheels and lightweight wheelchairs, which can cost about £4,500.

To find out more please email Kim, our Aspire Grants Officer - [email protected].

More information and how we can help you secure a grant

How to apply
Read the full guidelines for applying for an Aspire Grant.

Grant application form

Download the Grant application form.                                                                                                                             

Means test application form

Download the Means Test application form.

Aspire Grants FAQs
Find answers to frequently asked questions about Aspire Grants.

Your Fund
Your Fund is a simple way to raise money to purchase essential specialist equipment and services, either for yourself or someone you know with a spinal cord injury. Get more information about Your Fund and download the application forms.

The impact of an Aspire Grant
Read about how Aspire Grants have transformed the lives of people with Spinal Cord Injury.

Aspire Grants brochure
Download the Aspire Grants brochure.

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