Funders and Partnerships

How funders and partnerships help Winston’s Wish support bereaved children and their families

Winston's Wish support bereaved children - Funders and Partnerships

We receive valuable support from funders and partnerships, and Charitable Trusts, and work in partnership with other organisations to develop and deliver specialist bereavement services for children and their families. We are always looking for new and innovative ways of working with other funders and partnerships and we would love to hear from you if you are interested in becoming involved with Winston’s Wish. Please contact the fundraising team on 01242 515157.

The difference you’ll make is priceless – each year we support over 30,000 children and young people, helping them to rebuild their lives after the death of a parent or sibling, enabling them to face the future with confidence and hope.

See below for a list of some of our funders and partners. You can also visit our trusts and grants page here.

Big Lottery Fund

The Big Lottery Fund have awarded Winston’s Wish a grant of £1,100,000 over a five year period to support SWITCH, a new bereavement programme. SWITCH supports young people aged 8-14 to recognise, understand and manage feelings and behaviours in relation to their

The Big Lottery Fund supports Winston's Wish Trusts and Grants - Thank you for supporting Winston's Wish

BBC Children in Need

BBC Children in Need have supported Winston’s Wish for many years. Our current grant (from November 2016) is funding a Senior Practitioner leading on suicide bereavement in our South West Team. This Practitioner works with approximately 100 children each year.

BBC Children in Need supports Winston's Wish Trusts and Grants - Thank you for supporting Winston's Wish

Help for Heroes

Thanks to generous funding from Help for Heroes, we are able to offer specialist support to bereaved children from military families across the UK. Our relationship with Help for Heroes began in 2010 and has allowed us to develop the first dedicated provision for bereaved children.

Help 4 Heroes supports Winston's Wish Trusts and Grants - Thank you for supporting Winston's Wish

The Summerfield Trust

Since The Summerfield Trust was established in 1989 it has paid more than £7 million in grants to good causes in Gloucestershire benefiting the arts, the natural heritage and environment, community projects, education, recreation and sport, and the vulnerable.

Summerfield Charitable Trust supports Trusts and Grants - Thank you for supporting Winston's Wish

FA92 Group

FA92 Group is a firm of financial advisors who have been advising on mortgages, investments, protection, insurance, pensions and savings since 1992.

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