January 16, 2023

FoodCycle – Free Community Meals and Volunteering

Free three course community meal open to all and run by volunteers. We connect communities, reducing loneliness and food poverty – working with thousands of volunteers and surplus food to help everyone who needs us. By creating welcoming spaces for people from all walks of life to meet, eat and have conversations. https://foodcycle.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

Energy grants

Grants and assistance as follows: Boiler replacement programme, Affordable warmth home visits, Warm home discount, WaterHelp, WaterSure, Water Direct Scheme.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/environment_and_waste/Sustainability/Tower_Hamlets_Energy/Energy_advice_and_information/grants_and_assistance.aspx
January 16, 2023

Tower Hamlets – Grants and funding

There are a wide range of grants and funding options available to residents of Tower Hamlets, from community grants and business grants to information on student loans and grants that aim to support children and families.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/advice_and_benefits/grants/Grants.aspx
January 16, 2023

DHP

Funding from central housing government for existing housing benefit claimants who do not receive full benefit and who can show that they have special circumstances.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/advice_and_benefits/benefits/discretionary_housing_payments.aspx
January 16, 2023

Local welfare suport

This includes information on budgeting, saving, debt prevention, affordable credit, benefit entitlement, moving from benefits into employment and energy best deals. It will also help with short term living costs such as credit food and gas/electric prepayment metres. It can also help in some circumstances with white goods and furniture.  
January 16, 2023

Hot meal service

Provides hot meals - see the food distribution schedule 0207 112 8853 or email on info@godharmic.com https://godharmic.com/https://godharmic.com/campaigns/feed-everyone/
January 16, 2023

Hardship Fund

Hardship fund for qualifying residents in extreme emergency situations.   https://www.harrow.gov.uk/benefits/hardship-fund-scheme
January 16, 2023

Dacorum Council – Discretionary Housing Payments

If you receive some help with your housing costs, but are still struggling to pay your rent, you may be able to get some extra assistance in the form of a discretionary housing payment. A discretionary housing payment is only available to people who are entitled to either housing benefit or universal credit (which includes an element for housing costs). https://www.dacorum.gov.uk/home/benefits/housing-council-tax-benefits/discretionary-housing-payments