How do I apply for a Support Grant or Crisis Award?
Applications should be made online, or you can telephone the Discretionary Grants and Awards Team.
The team is available by phone between:
- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 11am to 2pm
Please note that if you are applying for a Crisis Award then applications have to be submitted, with any evidence required, before 1:30pm for us to make an award on the same day.
In case of an out of hours emergency the Council's Emergency Duty Team can be contacted:
- If a child is at risk of abuse, harm or neglect, contact the out of hours Emergency Duty Team on 024 7683 3800 or contact the Police on 0845 113 5000
- If an adult is at risk of abuse, harm or danger to themselves or others, contact the Emergency Duty Team on 024 7683 3800 or contact the Police on 0845 113 5000
- If you are homeless, or think you are at risk of being homeless, call 08085 834333