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Helping Hands

Helping Hands is a Foundation-funded programme intended to provide assistance in times of financial hardship.

Who can apply for a Helping Hands grant?                                                          

  • current employees of DHL UK (who have passed their probation period)
  • retired employees of DHL, Exel or Ocean
  • those in receipt of a DHL, Exel or Ocean pension (and their dependents)

Before starting your application we encourage you to read the Helping Hands FAQ’s.

Please note we endeavour to process each new application in 2-3 weeks and we are not able to offer loans. 

Grants that are given to successful applicants do not need to be paid back.

If you have any questions regarding the Helping Hands programme or the online form, please contact Karen Tatham at the DHL UK Foundation:

Call: 01344 384756 / 07808 734967

Email: karen.tatham@dhl.com