The Local Authority Emergency Assistance Grant for Food and Essential Supplies is to support people who are struggling to afford food and other essentials due to financial hardship and/or hardship caused by COVID-19. This scheme is temporary.
To be eligible for the scheme you
- must live in the Dudley Borough
- must be able to demonstrate that you do not have the resources to provide food, gas or electricity and/or essential household items for yourself or your household as a result of the impact of COVID-19 or other financial hardship.
Only one grant can be issued per household and is subject to fund availability.
Should your application be successful, a bank account in your name will be required for the funds to be transferred.
The maximum amount you can be awarded is £300, the amount will depend on your need and circumstances. Click the link below to find out more and apply