We are aware that these times can throw up all sorts of new challenges and opportunities. Please find some family support links and resources that we have put together to help you navigate this time.
Citizen’s Advice – including benefits, housing, debt, money, immigration
Coronavirus – What it means for you, more information is available on the following website: Citizens Advice
FAMILY FUND SERVICES
Family fund services
BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme supports children and young people who are facing exceptionally difficult circumstances, and is delivered by Family Fund Business Services: Family fund services
THE ACTIVE WELLBEING SOCIETY
The Active Wellbeing Society are jointly working with partner organisations across the city to support those most in need during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. This includes food banks, supportive phone calls, prescription collection: The Active Wellbeing Society
TURN 2 US
TURN2US has a range of tools to help you search for grants and also calculate benefits.
Many charities offer non-repayable grants to help individuals on low incomes. To be eligible you have to meet their particular rules. These may be based on your location, age, gender, current or past jobs or health condition: TURN2US