This fund makes welfare grants of up to £500 to purchase essential domestic equipment and furniture.
Who can apply?
Applications are invited from social workers or other health care professionals working in related fields supporting families with a child/children under 16 living in Count Durham. (excluding Darlington)
What type of funding can you apply for?
Examples of the equipment or activities supported are listed below:
The guidelines should be read very carefully before making an application.
The fund will not support carpets/flooring, cost associated with debt relief or clearance of debt, the payment of any bills.
When to apply
Grant Award Timings: typically, 4-6 weeks from submission of application
Please contact a member of the Grants Team on 0191 378 6340 if you have any questions or need help with your application.