Emergency financial help

If you have run out of money and can not afford essential items such as food or fuel, or you experience a crisis, for example, a sudden move of home, flood, or fire then there is emergency support available.  

Grants to help with essentials

Grants can help when you can not afford to pay for essential items or have an unexpected one-off bill. There will be an application process, and specific criteria you have will have to meet.

Support from DWP

If you are in receipt of certain means tested benefits you may be able to get a loan to help you meet an emergency or