Rightly said, these are the most challenging times! Funder like the True Colours Trust is trying to improve access to pain relief and palliative care in Africa.
The True Colours Trust is seeking applications for its Palliative Care Development in Africa: Small Grants Programme to support the development of palliative care.
Priority is given to the following, in no particular order:
- Training courses for palliative care service providers held in Africa (applicants must supply a curriculum / outline of the topics to be covered, Curriculum vitae (CVs) of the trainers, fill out the training template and supply the name of the accrediting body. Funds will be released on receiving the letter of acceptance for the training institution for those applying to undertake courses). For this round, training in dealing with Covid-19, including prevention, containment, referral and use of PPE, will also be considered.
- Equipment for patients (e.g. beds, wheelchairs). For this round, equipment may also include PPEs for staff and patients, or any other equipment to support palliative care patients during the Covid-19 crisis.
- Projects supporting paediatric palliative care services (this could include purchasing toys, integrating paediatric services into an existing programme, developing materials for advocacy, etc.).
- Palliative care Essential Medicines and Personal Protection Equipment. For this round, medicines and equipment may include that…… Read more
The deadline to submit applications for this program is 3-Sep-21