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We highlighted the missing information in red. If you selected “no” to any of our questions, you do not meet our eligibility criteria. For a list of other charities that might be able to help you, please click here.
Note: We cannot consider helping you if you do not meet our eligibility criteria. For a list of other charities that might be able to help you, please click here.
The Actors' Benevolent Fund is receiving a great many enquiries linked to coronavirus. The ABF is a small organisation and aims to respond to enquiries as quickly as possible, but please be patient awaiting a response.
In addition to the charity's standard eligibility criteria, the ABF is considering applications from professional actors, actresses and stage managers who have:
Please check that you are eligible to apply before submitting an enquiry.
With so many people asking for help we have to take difficult decisions about the support we can provide. It may be the case that even if you meet the ABF’s eligibility criteria, we may not be able to offer you any support. If we cannot help you, we will signpost you towards other organisations that might be able to help.