Joseph Patrick Trust

Provides grants towards the cost of specialist equipment for children and adults with muscular dystrophy

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The Joseph Patrick Trust (JPT), the welfare fund within Muscular Dystrophy UK provides grants towards the costs of specialist equipment such as powered wheelchairs, adapted computers and electric beds, for children and adults with muscular dystrophy or a related neuromuscular condition.

To apply for an equipment grant:

Applications will only be accepted from, or on behalf of people with muscular dystrophy or a related condition.  Applicants need to supply documentation and complete a form.  If you need help with filling in the form, please get in touch and the Team will be happy to help. You can contact the JPT Team on 020 7803 4814 or email  The Team are available Monday-Thursday from 9.00am-1.00pm.

A form can be downloaded from the website.


Muscular Dystrophy UK

Helpline number: 0800 652 6352

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