May 222020

The Covid-19 Welfare Support Fund is a local support fund for residents whose financial situation has been affected by the current pandemic, and are now out of cash for basic essentials for their household – this does not cover food, where food parcels are available.

Small immediate, emergency payments are available to help with : Household and personal essentials, Nappies, Electricity key and gas card top ups. You are eligible to apply – if you run a business, your employment situation has changed, you have lost your job due to Coronavirus, and/or you are still awaiting Government help eg grant

For more detail and to apply online go to click on Coronavirus- support and service updates box, and find the link at the bottom of the page – Apply for Emergency Financial Help (Residents)