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Applications for the 16-65 year old £300 fund and the over 66 £150 fund have closed as the funding allocated has been reached.
The Household Support Fund is a government scheme to help ease the financial pressure from the rising cost of living.
On Tuesday 3 August, the funds allocated to us have been reached and is no longer accepting applications.
We have lots more information about other support available.