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Family Support Fund

The Family Support Fund offers financial support to ErinoakKids’ families during a time of a crisis or financial need.

To be considered for funding:

  • The need for financial assistance must result from extraordinary costs directly related to child’s illness/disability
  • Your child must be a current ErinoakKids client 0-18 years of age
  • Family annual income to be under $65,000
  • The family must have used up all other financial resources available to them

What do we fund/support?

  • Up to $1,000 for prescribed medication, recreation, and respite
  • Up to $2,000 for emergency needs 
  • Up to $3,000 for equipment (Equipment funding may be considered up to $3,000 if costs surpass $3,000 for an individual item or transaction)

Applications can be considered at any time during the fiscal year April 1, 2021 through to March 31, 2022.

Your social worker or service navigator can help you with the application process.