Lewisham Parochial Charities

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Grant Applications

The Trustees of the Lewisham Parochial Charities consider Grant applications at Trustee meetings.

Lewisham Relief in Need Charity

For individuals living within the boundaries of the Ancient Parish of Lewisham (see map below) in need of essential items for their health and welfare, ie: fridges, cookers, beds and carpeting.  We do not give grants for help with bills.  Grants are awarded up to £500. Please write to the Finance and Administration Manager clearly stating your requirements and enclosing quotes and examples of goods required, including as much information as you think will aid the Trustees in their decision.

Lewisham General Trust

For larger organisations working in the Ancient Parish requiring funding for projects.  Grants are awarded up to £1,000.  Please write to the Finance and Administration Manager with a full explanation – funding will be considered only for activities for residents of the Ancient Parish of Lewisham.

Lewisham Education Charity

For students who currently live, or whose parents live, in the Ancient Parish, under the age of 25yrs requiring help with course costs, travel, instruments and books.  Grants are awarded up to £500.

Please download our application form which lists the qualifying criteria in more detail.

Lewisham Education Charity Grant Application

Contact Us

While our website is being updated, please contact us as usual using the following methods.

Almshouse Charity Business

For the charities’ business and for more information regarding the almshouses please contact:

The Finance and Administration Manager
Clerk’s Office
Lloyd Court
Slagrove Place
Ladywell
London SE13 7LP

Almshouse Viewings

To arrange a time and date to view available almshouses contact:

The Warden
Warden’s Office
Lloyd Court
Slagrove Place
Ladywell
London SE13 7LP

LLoyd Court
Ladywell administration block and dining hall from the south-east, c.1938. © Peter Higginbotham.