Charitable trusts and educational grants

Norman Barnes Fund

The Norman Barnes Fund gives money to help with the welfare of the aged.


To apply, you must:

  • Live in Rochdale, Castleton, Norden or Bamford
  • Be retired


You can only apply once in any 12 month period for up to a maximum of £250.

All applications are considered on their merits at regular meetings of the Trustees.

No payments can be made to help to pay tax, Council Tax or any other statutory payments, except where relief or assistance is already provided out of statutory funds.


Please complete and return the application form to apply for the Norman Barnes Fund.

Norman Barnes Fund application form


Call​ 01706 924872 for more information.