THE SIR JULES THORN CHARITABLE OVERSEAS TRUST REG.
Medical Science & Medicine
The Trust has a special interest in medical research and supporting medicine generally. The Trust’s grant programmes for research are founded on assisting investigators who are undertaking pre-clinical studies or initial clinical trials, with a clear strategy defining how the work will translate into benefit for patients and within what timescale.
The Trust offers support to assist many fundraising initiatives by charities help those suffering from serious illness. The needs addressed include nursing, residential facilities, assessment and treatment and support and advice.
Through its grant programmes, the Trust endeavours to make life easier for the disabled, to improve their quality of life and to promote good integration with the able-bodied.
The Trust uses its grant programmes to help those less fortunate in society to enjoy new experiences, to provide support to help them to lead more fulfilling lives and to realise their potential. The Trust supports a broad range of charities who aim to make life easier for those who, for various reasons, find themselves disadvantaged in society.
The Trust received many appeals from charities who work with people experiencing particular difficulties in their lives, who are vulnerable and in need of support.