<About Rays of Sunshine's Ward Wishes>

A Ward Wish provides hospitals and hospices the opportunity to apply for funding for a wish or project that will benefit all patients on the ward and where appropriate their family members.

Examples of previous ward wishes funded include:


  • Decorating Treatment rooms/play rooms
  • Sensory Rooms
  • Sensory Gardens
  • Murals


  • Sensory equipment
  • Toys, play equipment
  • iPads/Playstations or Xboxes


Who is eligible?
  • Hospitals, hospices and medical centres and professionals that care for children who fall within Rays of Sunshine wish granting criteria.
  • All wards wishes must be conducted within the UK and benefit a minimum of 100 children/patients.
  • Only one application per professional/team/unit can be submitted per year


What do we provide?

Funding for the above to a maximum of £1,000 per application (e.g entertainment bundles, gaming consoles, room decoration, of funding for events) or £5,000 for larger scale projects (e.g Sensory gardens, Sensory rooms, Adolescent area refurbishment, Craft Club resources).

Please list how you would spend your grant if it were to be approved.