1. URGENT FINANCIAL NEED
Turn2Us : https://www.turn2us.org.uk/ Directory of hardship grants for people in different situations. Plus info on benefit rights and a benefit calculator to help you prepare a claim and know what you can get.
Tons of Help : https://tonsofhelp.com/apply. To get a £100 grant send a short email stating your name, geographical location, and a summary of your circumstances. Attach one document with proof of address, and one document with proof of bank account ownership (must include account name).
Smallwood Trust – hardship grants for individual women https://www.smallwoodtrust.org.uk/grants-individuals Support for women on low incomes struggling to make ends meet or trying to overcome financial problems and maintain independence. Criteria: aged 18 or above; have right to reside in the UK; on benefits or have an income below the Minimum Income Standard; savings under £2,000; can produce evidence of financial situation including of any debts that are under £10,000. Note: read their guidelines carefully.
Camden Council Welfare Fund : One-off emergency payments of around £50 for people in severe financial hardship. More information and the application form at: https://www.camden.gov.uk/benefits-support-available#oqnc If you have a support worker or advisor from Camden’s Welfare Rights Teams, you can ask them to help.