Cancer can cost families up to £600 more every month. Our Financial Assistance Grants are small, one-off, non-means-tested payments to help with the extra costs that bone cancer treatment can bring. Here you will find more details on our grants and how to apply.

£50 Financial Support Grant

We offer each UK patient (or parent / carer of a patient under 18) in active treatment or newly diagnosed with a primary bone cancer / tumour*, a one-off £50 grant to help with the expenses associated with cancer and hospital visits. Download and print a £50 Financial Support Grant Application Form here.

*Includes all primary bone cancer/ bone tumour treatment modalities.

£120 Travel Assistance Grant

We offer each UK patient (or parent / carer of a patient under 18) undergoing Proton Beam Therapy for primary bone cancer, a one-off £120 grant to help with the cost of travel. Download and print a £120 Travel Assistance Grant Application Form here.

Apply for a grant

  1. You apply through a health or social care professional. This may be a social worker, a district nurse, a benefits adviser, or a member of your medical team
  2. They should print and complete the relevant grant application form with you and scan and send it to our Support & Information Team at support@bcrt.org.uk (to make the process quicker you may wish to print the form yourself and give it to your referring health / social care professional)
  3. Our Support & Information Team will then process and verify your application
  4. Once your application is approved, our team will let you know and your grant payment will be made by BACS into your bank account

If you need any help applying for a grant, please call our Support & Information Line on 0800 111 4855 (Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm) or email our team.

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