The Benevolent Fund of The Physiological Society

The Benevolent Fund of The Physiological Society is an unincorporated charity established in 1976 'for the purpose of assisting Members of The Physiological Society and staff and former staff employed at teaching, research and industrial establishments who are in necessitous circumstances and their dependants'.

Help can be given in the following ways: 

  • Health and carer support including assistance towards specialist wheelchairs, home adaptations, mobility equipment and respite care (including welfare breaks)
  • Short-term financial assistance in the form of grants and donations in exceptional financial difficulties including funeral arrangements, medical treatment, grants for re-training and childcare arrangements
More information on The Fund and contact details can be found at