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This page simply serves to remind you of the existence of the Devon and Cornwall Compassionate Fund and provides a link to their website.

The Devon and Cornwall Constabulary Widows’, Orphans’ and Compassionate Fund (WOCF)

The Object of this police benevolent fund is to provide financial aid to Fund members being serving or retired police officers of the Devon and Cornwall Constabulary and/or their dependants.

The Fund achieves this aim by offering grants to widow(er)s, surviving partners, police officer orphans (if over 16 years old must be in full-time education) and police officer (serving or retired) members where there is a proven financial need.

For latest information see NEWS.

Update from the Chairman on Over 70’s membership donations.

 

docJoin the Fund - Download an application form here

pdfAnnual Report 2018

261x88 donate thumb tcm31 9986COVID 19 Information - 18/03/20

Dear Members 

Due to Covid 19 the Office building may be closed at no notice.   The Executive Officers and Administrator have agreed a contingency plan, to ensure that we can continue to provide our Members with access to the Grant Funding procedures in accordance with the Fund Rules.  

In the event that the Office has to be closed due to an outbreak or 'self-isolation', the Fund Administrator has made provision to deal with urgent enquiries and applications from her home address. 

If you are a Member of the Fund, or enquiring for assistance for a Member of the Fund, WE RECOMMEND you email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; giving the following information:

Full name of the Member

Contact address, telephone and email

A brief summary of the problem and assistance requested

The Administrator will then pick up your message and contact you at the earliest opportunity 

If you do not have access to a computer and email system, you can contact Sara on 07568 176603 - if this goes to voicemail please leave a clear message, with the Member's name, and your contact telephone number.   She will endeavour to call you back at the earliest opportunity.  

The Office number is 01392 574332 The voicemail system will advise you of a mobile number for emergency situations.  PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE A MESSAGE ON THE OFFICE NUMBER IF YOUR CASE IS URGENT AS WE ARE UNABLE TO PICK THESE UP REMOTELY - PLEASE REDIAL THE MOBILE NUMBER PROVIDED. 

PLEASE NOTE - ONLY MEMBER'S OF THE FUND OR THEIR DEPENDENT'S ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR GRANT FUNDING - UNFORTUNATELY WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM NON-MEMBERS.  

Finally, on behalf of the Trustees we sincerely hope that you all keep safe and healthy during this difficult situation 

Yours sincerely 

Sara Westcott

Fund Administrator & Treasurer