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Newlife Charity


Newlife is the UK's largest charity funder of children's specialist disability equipment. They also run the UK's only national emergency equipment service, for terminally ill children.

Newlife provide grants for essential equipment such as: pain relieving beds, seating wheelchairs, communication aids, and much more.

Newlife has funded over £6 million pounds worth of equipment grants helping children across the UK, making a real difference to the lives of children and their families.

They also regularly have reconditioned second hand equipment available to buy at greatly reduced prices.

Newlife Nurses provide a national Helpline which supports and informs families, whether they have just been told of their child’s disability or need help accessing local services.

The Newlife Nurse Helpline is free, confidential and trusted.

Call free on 0800 902 0095 (free from UK landlines) (Monday to Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm (Wed 9.30am to 7pm) (answer phone facility outside normal hours) or email  

Additionally Newlife campaigns for policy change and fund targeted medical research, to improve child health.


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Page last reviewed: 28/04/2017

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