Request for help

Use this form to get help with:

  • buying food and groceries
  • paying for gas and electricity
  • essential items such as cookers or fridges, warm clothing, blankets, broadband or phone bills
  • other support you may need in an emergency 

The fund doesn't provide cash, we'll give you vouchers instead, or find another way to help you access emergency food.

To apply for help for yourself you need to:

  • tell us your age or date of birth
  • give us your contact details including:
    • email and phone number
    • address

To apply for help for someone else you need to:

  • tell us who you are trying to get help for
  • tell us their age or date of birth
  • give us contact details for the person you want to get help for including:
    • email and phone number
    • address

It will help us if you can give us:

  • your National Insurance Number
  • your Council Tax Number

If you need help to fill in this form, you can:

We process, analyse and use your data in a range of ways to better understand what our customers need and to improve the way in which the council delivers your services.

Find more information about how we use your data in our privacy and data notice.

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